Turning The Ordinary into Beautiful Works of Art
25 School St. Vinalhaven, Maine 04863
Gwenythe b. Harvey, Landscape Designer, Horticulturist
Gwenythe b. Harvey is an award winning Horticulturist that has been nominated for a prestigious award on urban horticulture from The American Horticultural Society. She has won awards from the state of Connecticut for her work on designs for city scapes and from various community organizations.
Gwenythe has semi-retired to Vinalhaven, Maine and offers hand drawn or CAD blueprint designs, hand drawn renderings to assist in visuals and a photography business that specializes in Garden and Real Estate photography.
She is very interested in working with a site to achieve the full potential of that environment. Well known in Connecticut, Newport and New York she has spent the last forty plus years specializing in English and Botanical Garden Designs and installation. Gwenythe’s landscape designs are enthusiastically received for their visual appeal through-out the growing season. Articles in various publications have described her as as a “Weaver of Magical Gardens”. She was featured in a spread in the Waterbury Republican American newspaper as the “Lady of the Land”.
Gwenythe uses organic philosophies and consistent garden management programs to bring colorful vitality to a landscape. Her published weekly series are archived at the Torrington Register Citizen newspaper in Torrington Ct.
Speaking presentations that teach, entertain and inspire are scheduled for off season by calling 207-863-2338 or by e-mail. Gwenythe’s archived web site for her Gardens is available here: www.gardengoddess.net
The photo below is part of a tiered, stone walled garden that was designed , built and installed by Gwenythe. A slide show of the process is shown on the next page.