Greg Holtz is a 20-year veteran of the horticulture industry. He has vast experience in landscape design / build, plant production and distribution of landscape materials. A native of Eastern Iowa, Greg is a graduate of Kirkwood Community College, with an Applied Science Degree in Agriculture and Horticulture. He has held the Certified Nursery Professional designation for the State of Iowa since 1992.
After graduating from Kirkwood, Greg was a landscape designer for Fleming Landscape & Irrigation for 10 years before moving with his family to the State of Oregon. While there, he managed the Plant Health Department at Bailey Nurseries, one of the nation's largest wholesaler growers of nursery plant materials.
Greg has won numerous awards with his landscape designs, including the "Best Curb Appeal" award for the Cedar Rapids Annual Parade of Homes several times. He likes using natural and organic products, as well as some of the latest natural looking pavers, to create unique and interesting patios, walkways and beautiful outdoor spaces.
Greg also has great knowledge of plant materials and spends a lot of time learning about new plants as they are continually being introduced. He enjoys using these new and improved varieties in his creative & unique designs.
Greg makes his home in Cedar Rapids, with his wife, Louise, and his children, Max and Katheryn.