GreenHeart LLC
35 Reviews
Cathy Carr, FAPLD, founder and principal designer of GreenHeart, LLC, collaborates with homeowners, architects and builders to create memorable gardens that enrich people’s lives. Essentially, we are space makers, so most of our designs include both hardscape (for entertaining and circulation) and lush plantings. We use sustainable practices and as many native plants as possible, with the overall goal of creating outrageously beautiful spaces.

GreenHeart’s specialty is creating outdoor spaces that look terrific seasonally, work well spatially, and feel great to be in. Contact us for a brief consult or a major renovation.

Services Provided
Custom Bocce Ball Courts, Custom Fire Pits, Custom Water Features, Deck Design, Drought Tolerant Landscaping, Edible Gardens, Garden Design, Gazebo Design & Construction, Greenhouse Design & Construction, Hardscaping, Landscape Design, Landscape Plans, Living Walls, Organic Gardens, Patio Design, Pond Construction, Pool Landscaping, Project Management, Shed Design & Construction, Site Planning, Swimming Pool Design, Master Plans

Areas Served
Arlington, Bethesda, Chevy Chase, DC (Washington), Falls Church, Hillandale, North Bethesda, North Chevy Chase, North Kensington, Potomac, Silver Spring, South Kensington, Takoma Park, University Park, Washington, White Oak, Forest Glen, Mclean, Rockville

Certifications and Awards
Recipient of a dozen national and regional awards for residential landscape projects
Certified in Landscape Design by the Association of Professional Landscape Designers and George Washington University
Certified Professional Horticulturalist
Artist-in-Residence at I-Park.org in 2011
Contact: Cathy Carr, FAPLD
Location: 805 Dale Drive
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Typical Job Costs: $20,000 - 300,000
A 'typical' landscape design can be $3,500-7,000, and landscape project installation prices vary widely from $20,000 - $300,000 or more. Our projects almost always include construction (of walks, walls, patios, decks, screened porches, pergolas, water features) and lush, layered plantings, plus irrigation and landscape lighting.
Commented: Lovely garden design you're welcome! glad you enjoy.
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Commented: What are the tall trees. The narrow deciduous trees will continue to grow together and taller. They are fastigiate hornbeams, Carpinus betulus Fastigiata.
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Commented: New patio Pennsylvania flagstone, full color range
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Commented: Bluestone This installation had stone dust. Polymeric sand is good, too.
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Commented: What contrasting color? It is a Benjamin Moore color, their high-coverage stain, but unfortunately I don't remember the color. It has a blue and green in the grey.
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Commented: Gorgeously WOW!
 
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