Bloom with Us
-- Debbie Stavish, Owner & Designer
Debbie Stavish, owner and designer of Deb's Gardening, began her gardening career in 1999. Starting with a B.A. from UCCS, she then earned a Master Gardener Certificate from El Paso County in Colorado. Prior to gardening, Deb was employed with Colorado State Parks, USDA Forest Service, and a California winery. She has a passion for nature and abides by the industry's "Best Management Practices" by honoring existing habitat and thoughtfully enhancing it. Her "Seal of Knowledge" recognizes Deb's professional expertise and commitment to water quality protection and conservation in Colorado.
Debbie finds inspiration in creating designs for clients. She oversees the installation of projects and provides clients with scheduled maintenance. Personal connection and communication is important to Debbie, and she attributes this to the success of projects. Her designs frequently implement authentic handmade Italian pots which are available for purchase on this website. In addition to managing Deb's Gardening, Debbie is dedicated to sharing her gardening expertise with her community via volunteer projects. She enjoys mountain biking, hiking, and dedication to our natural environment and its ability to nurture and create healthy community.
Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado Excellence in Landscape Awards
*2004 Finalist for "Colorado Springs Beautiful" Award
*2005 Grand Award: Container Gardening "Special Areas"
*2005 Grand Award: La Bellezza Courtyard Gardens "Special Areas"
*2006 Grand Award: Container Gardening "Use of Color--Annuals"
*2006 Grand Award: La Bellezza Common Area "Annuals/Color"
*2008 Award of Excellence: Star Ranch "Mixed Colors"
According to ALCC, "These winning landscapes provide a snapshot of the most innovative landscape designs and cutting-edge trends seen in Colorado landscaping today." Debbie has served on the Associated Landscape Contractors of Colorado Board and is a longstanding ALCC member. Check out their website at http://alcc.com.