Classic Nursery & Landscape Co. / Alan Burke, asla

(425) 885-5678

Services Provided
At Classic Nursery & Landscape Company, we work closely and clearly with you - within any budget, from small day projects to multi-phased estate construction. Classic provides landscape design, landscape architecture, planting and hardscape installation, water features, drainage, rock walls, patios, paving, soils, lighting, irrigation. Everything outside - on budget. We offer a 10 Acre nursery and almost 30 years in business locally.

Areas Served
Seattle, Bellevue, Snohomish, Everett, Issaquah, Kirkland, Bellevue, Medina, Lakemont, Edmonds, Mill Creek, Bothell, Duvall, Monroe, North Bend, Newcastle, Kent, Maple Valley, Seattle metro, Bellevue metro

Business Description
2014 Best of Houzz & Angie's List Super-service award winner Classic Nursery & Landscape Co. ( is a design/build outdoor construction firm, 10 acre nursery and a team of professional horticulturalists, talented construction crews and professional designers. In addition to offering clients complimentary on-site meeting and estimates for almost 30 years, Classic's unique and innovative approach to creating outdoor spaces offers affordable and detailed residential landscape architectural planning, easy flexibility in material choices, quick on-budget estimates and the unique opportunity to 'see the plants before you start'.

Please visit our website, ( for a free 'landscape handbook' and to view our portfolio and extensive list of references. Classic's owner, Alan Burke is a graduate of the University of South Florida as well as the University of Florida. He has a background as a practicing landscape architect in Los Angeles and Seattle. Pacific Magazine, The LA Times Magazine, NW Home+Garden and American Home have featured his design work. A residential garden design that he prepared at the request of the editors of Sunset is displayed on the back cover of the first edition of The Sunset Western Landscaping Book. A contributor to the books Residential Landscape Design and Landscape Design: A Practical Approach. Ed Hume has profiled Alan on his show Gardening in America and Alan has been featured by Evening newsmagazine, presented on City TV in Toronto, a CBS television special and The ABC Home Show. At the NW Flower & Garden Show, Classic's design received the Founder's cup as "Best of Show" in 2004. In 2006, Classic completed the Gold medal award-winning garden "La Palabra Pintada" a collaboration with New York Times bestselling author/artist Nick Bantock (Griffin & Sabine).

With 30 years in business, Classic's is located on a 10 acre nursery in the winery district of Woodinville. Performing all aspects of outdoor construction as well as landscape care, consulting, retail garden sales and environmental education, Classic's projects have earned numerous Grand Awards and Awards of Distinction from the Washington Association of Landscape Professionals. Classic was presented with two King County Green Globe awards for efforts in habitat restoration and wildlife education. The garden center provides a colorful shopping environment and a natural alternative for homeowners seeking advice regarding horticultural problems.

Certification and Awards
Best of Houzz award Design and Customer Satisfaction
Angies List Super-service award
Best of Show NWFGS, multiple Gold medals
Green Globe award
'Best of 425' magazine,
Back cover of the 'Sunset Western Garden Book'
5 star King County Envirostar
Woodinville, WA US 
Alan Burke, asla 
16215 140th PL NE
Woodinville, WA 98072 
License #:
GC: CLASSNL164JR, LA reg. #549 
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Review by Lynn Fallows:

We have a very long and narrow back yard and were concerned about finding someone that could add the character and comfort we hoped for in our outdoor retreat. ...
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Review by Allison Childers:

We have a small backyard with many challenges. Alan's ideas helped us make the most out of our small space while keeping in mind our limited budget. His crew ...
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Review by Tenhulzen Residential:

Alan Burke is a long-time arms-length partner in servicing residential properties in the greater Seattle area. His consultative approach lends itself to a trus...
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Review by Interiors:

I have hired and worked with Guy at Classic Nursery for years and have been thrilled each season as my landscape comes to life. As an interior design profession...
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Review by msabnis:

This was an outstanding experience from start to finish. 1) when I called expressing interest, they sent me a questionnaire on email asking me details of what...
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