Career Information Related
 to 
Landscape Technology 

Department Web Site: Germantown

Sample of Job Titles and Salary Ranges

Career opportunities include positions as landscape supervisors, nursery managers, landscape contractors, and landscape designers. This program will also serve to expand the knowledge and skills of persons already working in the profession and give the student enough knowledge and experience to establish a private landscape, grounds maintenance, nursery, or greenhouse business.

In 2003, the average annual salary for all landscape architects in the Federal Government in nonsupervisory, supervisory, and managerial positions was $68,959.

 

Salary Information for Landscape workers

Possible Employers

Private Employers

Allentuck Landscaping, Inc.
18930 Bonanza Way
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
(301) 840-3811
FAX: (301) 840-3813
Email: bmascape@aol.com
Contact: Bruce Allentuck

Arbor Wholesale
2214 Spencerville Road
Spencerville, MD 20868
(301) 384-1274
FAX: (301) 384-6394
Contact: Bill Harris

Bell Nursery, Inc.
38383 Bell Road
P.O. Box 70
Burtonsville, MD 20866
(301) 421-1500
FAX: (301) 421-4269
Email: plant1@aol.com
Web: www.bellnursery.com
Contact: Gary Mangum

The Brickman Group, Ltd.
10451 twin Rivers, suite 202
Columbia, MD 21044
(301) 621-5110
FAX: (410) 992-0943
Email: www.brickmangroup.com
Contact: Jeff Topely

Jack Baur Horticulturist, Inc.
537 Anderson Avenue
Rockville, MD 2050
(301) 762-0094
FAX: (301) 762-0094
Contact: Jack Baur

Chapel Valley Landscape Co.
P.O. Box 159
Woodbine, MD 21797
(301) 924-5400
FAX: (301) 854-6390
Contact: J. Landon Reeve, IV

Jon Clark, Inc., Landscape Nurseryman
8007 Goodhurst Drive
Gaithersburg, MD 20882-4870
(301) 947-8641
Contact: Jon Clark

Fine Earth Landscape Co., Inc.
16815 Budd Road
Poolesville, MD 20837
(301) 972-8810
FAX: (301) 972-7285
Contact: Bernie Mihm

Garden Gate Landscaping, Inc.
821 Norwood Road
Silver Spring, MD 20905
(301) 924-4131
FAX: (301) 570-3212
Email: charlie@gardengate.net
Web: www.gardengate.net
Contact: Charlie Bowers

Healthy Plant Solutions, LLC
P.O. Box 203
Glenwood, MD 21738
(800) 655-1955
FAX: (410) 552-3463
Email: hpsllc@mindspring.com
Contact: Brian Dahl

Integrated Plant Care, Inc.
2279 Lewis Avenue
Rockville, MD 20851
(301) 881-8130
FAX: (301) 881-3695
Connect: Paul Wolfe II

Landworks, Inc.
700 Springloch Road
Silver Spring, MD 20904
(301) 585-LAND
FAX: (301) 622-9470
Email: landworks@aol.com
Web: www.elandworks.com
Contact: Steve Patterson

McFall & Berry Landscape Management
21206 New Hampshire Avenue
Brookeville, MD 20833
(301) 924-0110
Contact: Mike Angles

McHale & McHale Landscape Design, Inc.
6212 Leapley Road
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
(301) 599-8300
FAX: (301) 599-6120
Email: McHale@clark.net
Contact: Kevin McHale

Newlawns, Inc.
22700 Ridge Road
Germantown, MD 20874
(301) 351-3545
FAX: (301) 972-4388
Email: dln_@hotmail.com

Potomac Garden Center
12024 Darnestown Road
North Potomac, MD 20878
(301) 848-8890
FAX: (301) 948-5994
Contact: David Angell

Potomac Landscape Contractors, Inc.
18755 Darnestown Road
Beallsville, MD 20839
(301) 428-8175
FAX: (301) 349-5433
Email: rugsail@aol.com
Contact: Peter Driscoll

RowLandScapes, Corp.
19701 Maycrest Way
Germantown, MD 20876
(301) 515-7170
Email: RowLandScapes@aol.com
Contact: Rowland Dennie

Ruppert Nurseries, Inc.
7950 Hawkins Creamery Road
Laytonsville, MD 20882
(301) 482-0300
FAX: (301) 482-0303
Email: sales@ruppetnurseries.com
Web: http://www.ruppertnurseries.com
Contact: Chris Ruppert

S&W Mowing Plus, Inc.
10840 Bethesda Church Road
Damascus, MD 20872
(301) 253-0475
FAX: (301) 253-56-32
Email: tlb@prodigy.net
Contact: Scott Brown

Shemin Nurseries, Inc.
4100 Sandy Spring Road
P.O. Box 355
Burtonsville, MD 20866
(301) 421-1220
FAX: (301) 421-1307
Email: jwaters@sheminnurseries.com
Web:
Contact: Jeff Waters

John Shorb Landscaping, Inc.
10518 Warfield Street
Kensington, MD 20895
(301) 897-3503
FAX: (301) 897-2967
Email: JSLI@aol.com
Contact: John Shorb

Stadler Nursery
6815 Rt. 108
P.O. Box 5009
Laytonsville, MD 20882
(301) 840-2044
FAX: (301) 926-9609
Web:www.stadlergardencenters.com
Contact: Lisa Stadler

Sun Nurseries, Inc.
14790 Bushy Park Road
Woodbine, MD 21797
(410) 442-2090
Contact: James Hogan

Tree Center, Inc./Kimberthy Turf
2598 Woodbine Road
Woodbine, MD 21797-7927
(410) 442-1041
FAX: (410) 442-1223
Email: treesnturf.com
Contact: Steven Cissel

Turf Center Lawns, Inc.
1409 Spencerville Road
Spencerville, MD 20868
(301) 384-9300
FAX: (301) 384-9304
Email: bill@turfcenterlawns.com
Web: www.turfcenterlawns.com
Contact: William Patton

Walnut Springs Nursery, Inc.
2245 McKendree Road
West Friendship, MD 21792
(301) 854-6688
FAX: (410) 442-1874
Contact: Cort Smith

Watershed Landscapes, Inc.
P.O. Box 1186
Silver Spring, MD 20910
(301) 588-0070
Contact: Paul Crumrine

Government and Municipal

American University, Operation/Grounds Department
440 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20016-8057
(202) 885-2348
FAX: (202) 885-1165
Email: mfeist@american.edu
Contact: Mark Fiest

Bethesda Urban Partnership
7906 Woodmont Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 215-6660
FAX: (301) 215-6664
Email: Jburton@bethesda.org
Contact: Jeff Burton

Brookside Gardens
1800 Glenallan Avenue
Wheaton, MD 20902
(301) 962-1402
FAX: (301) 962-7878
Email: dvismara@mncppc.state.md.us
Contact: David Vismara

City of Gaithersburg
800 Rabbitt Road
Gaithersburg, MD 20878-1600
(301) 258-6370
FAX: (301) 258-6375
Email: mkober@ci.gaithersburg.md.us
Contact: Mark Kober

Gallaudet University
800 Florida avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 651-5190
FAX: (202) 651-5188
Email: Trudy.Halelhuhnl@gallaudet.edu
Contact: Trudy Haselhuhn

Maryland State Highway Administration
707 N. Calvert Street, C-304
Baltimore, MD 21202
(410) 545-8590
FAX: (410) 333-4126
Contact: Kenneth A. Oldham

Montgomery County Conservation Corps
122210 Georgia Avenue
Wheaton, MD 20902
(301) 929-5554
FAX: (301) 929-5560
Contact: Mark Rockman

Montgomery Village Foundation
10120 Appleridge Road
Montgomery Village, MD 20879
(301) 948-0110
FAX: (301) 990-7071
Email: mellis@mvf.org
Web: www.mvf.org
Contact: Molly Ellis

Pope Farm Nursery
7400 Airpark Road
Gaithersburg, MD 20879
(301) 417-2686
FAX: (301) 417-1578
Contact: Ted R. Sharman

Smithsonian Institution National Zoological Park
Office of Horticulture
Washington, DC 20008
(202) 673-0257
FAX: (202) 673-4879
Email: Fillah@NZP.SI.EDU
Contact: Chuck Fillah

 

Sources of Additional Information

 

Key Professional Organizations

1) Maryland Greenhouse Growers Association www.mdgga.org

2) Landscape Contractors Association www.lcamddcva.org 

3) International Society of Arboriculture http://www2.champaign.isa-arbor.com/ 

4) Association of Professional Landscape Designers http://www.apld.com/ 

5) American Horticultural Society http://www.gardenartisans.com/AHS.html

Local Arboretums & Gardens

1) Brookside Gardens http://www.mc-mncppc.org/parks/brookside/

2) The United States National Arboretum http://www.ars-grin.gov/ars/Beltsville/na/index.html 

3) Hillwood Museum Gardens http://www.hillwoodmuseum.org/gardens.html 

4) Dumbarton Oaks http://www.doaks.org/ 

5) Tudor Place http://www.tudorplace.org/ 

 

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Date Reviewed:  Spring 2005awb