Doniel Ellis Designs Landscaping

Landscape Design, Creation and Care

Doniel Ellis Designs Landscaping, based in Marin County, California, offers a variety of landscaping services including design, construction, irrigation system auditing, garden coaching and comprehensive landscape maintenance. DEDL is a licensed, bonded, insured and Better Business Bureau accredited business.

Landscape Design AND CONSTRUCTION

DEDL's landscape designs feature a bold and contemporary aesthetic while reflecting a commitment to values of sustainability and ecological integrity. We strive to design outdoor spaces that are harmonious, inspiring and functional. As a design/build company, DEDL's landscape construction services include drainage and irrigation systems, hardscaping, wood and stone retaining walls, decking, fencing and low voltage lighting. Our staff is trained in up-to-date ecological construction techniques including soil rehabilitation, high-efficiency irrigation, rainwater harvesting and laundry-to-landscape graywater system construction, and sheet mulching.

 Outdoor living wall, detail.

Outdoor living wall, detail.

 Custom flagstone patio, detail.

Custom flagstone patio, detail.

 Custom deck, detail.

Custom deck, detail.

Consultation and Coaching

DEDL's consultation sessions are personalized conversations intended to help clients develop clear and reasonable landscape design, construction or management goals. Garden coaching sessions take the process one step further by empowering clients to develop deeper relationships with their gardens through hands-on education in plant ID, gardening and pruning technique, irrigation maintenance and other aspects of landscape stewardship.

 Edible landscaping.

Edible landscaping.

Fine Garden Care

DEDL's team provides exceptional and conscientious garden care services talored to meet the unique needs of each site. Certifications in Permaculture Design, Bay Friendly Landscaping and Water Efficient Irrigation ensure that best practices and up-to-date industry standards are always at the fore of our work.   We use only high-quality fertilizers and soil amendments and incorporate effective ecological gardening methods to ensure your landscape remains beautiful, ecologically abundant and healthy for people and pets.

Our garden care service is comprehensive, and includes

  • plant procurement and installation
  • aesthetic and structural pruning
  • appropriate fertilizing and mulching
  • soil testing and amending/rehabilitation
  • integrated organic pest management
  • irrigation system installation, retrofit and maintenance
  • lawn and lawn alternative installation and maintenance