The Company



Garden Designs by Angela  is a residential landscape design company dedicated to the development of extraordinary custom landscapes in the Edmonton area.  Combining landscape design and horticultural knowledge with over 7 years of field experience, we strive to deliver a landscape design specifically tailored to the client's needs.
Our goal is to design a custom landscape that is beautiful,  functional and sustainable by working directly with the client to define the design objectives and ensure a successful project.  We consider the Edmonton climate carefully in all of our recommendations and design plans.
Garden Designs by Angela works with a full team of complimentary contractors and suppliers to bring your design dreams to life!

The Person

The owner, Angela James, developed a love of gardening from her mother at a very early age. Angela has a certificate in Landscape Design and Horticulture from the University of Guelph. Educated in zeriscape or drought tolerant landscape practices, Angela is a firm believer in creating sustainable or ecologically friendly landscapes that consume less water and have reduced needs for fertilizers and pesticides.

Helpful Links

Plant Finder

Looking for specific plants? The right trees, shrubs, roses, vines, perennials and flowers for your garden projects? Information on how to grow and care for them? Try searching for them at a garden center or nursery near you using this plant search tool of a garden center near you!

Container Recipes Search

Container gardening is fun, easy and rewarding. Think of all the creative possibilities for transforming a watering can, shoe or purse into a plant-able pot! And it's the perfect solution for urban dwellers with limited space. Click here for Proven Winners recipe search.

contractor links

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  • Hammer & Forge
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