Enviroscape founder Mike Garcia began his career in the horticultural field more than 30 years ago. After earning his college degree in Ornamental Horticulture, he earned his C-27 Landscape Contractors license and his D-49 Tree Service Contractors license. Under his leadership, Enviroscape has won numerous landscape and water feature awards at the local, state national and international levels. Some of these include awards from the California Landscape Contractors Association (CLCA) as well as the National Association of Pond Professionals (NAPP) and the International Professional Pond Contractors Association (IPPCA). Enviroscapes work has been featured in numerous magazines, such as PONDS USA and Pond and Garden Lifestyles Magazine. Guest appearances on the hit television shows “Extreme Home Makeover”, HGTV’s “Landscaper’s Challenge and A & E’s hit series “Fix That Yard”.
Mike holds a certification in Pond building at the national level through the NAPP and is only one of 8 Internationally Certified Pond Builders in the world, earned through the IPPCA.
Enviroscape’s most notable pond can be found at the Science Museum in downtown Los Angeles. The Enviroscape crew recently finished a 50 foot waterfall at the world famous Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills. Enviroscape specializes in drought tolerant gardens and drip irrigation and live by the motto “Dry does not have to mean Dull” when it comes to saving water in the landscape!
Mike is excited to be involved with Grades of Green because Stewardship of our planet is the best way we can ensure the most Sustainable future for the next generation!