The following businesses have also chosen to partner with KISC and Plant Pono, and follow Pono commitments to help protect Kauai from invasive species. Please choose a Pono Endorsed Landscaper, for your yard maintenance work!
Who: Brian Chapman – Windward Maintenance & Landscaping LLC
Where: Servicing the east side of Kauai for 28 years – Brian is accepting new clients
What: Call Brian for all your basic yard work, maintenance, and landscaping needs. Brian is a Pono Landscaper because he has chosen to inspect any incoming plants from off-island for Little Fire Ant, before planting them in your yard, treat any incoming plants from off-island for Coqui Frogs, and clean and disinfect his gear, equipment, and hand tools with an air compressor and alcohol solution, to prevent spreading weeds from one clients’ yard to the next.
Who: Dayne Johnson – Native by Design LLC
Where: Servicing Kauai islandwide – Dayne is accepting new clients
What: Dayne is a certified horticulturalist specializing in landscape design, new plant installation, and native and edible landscapes. You can also call Dayne for consultations regarding plant health and placement. Native by Design is a Pono business because Dayne first chooses native and local plants for his designs. If Dayne buys plants from off-island he inspects and surveys the plants for Coqui and Little Fire Ant before placing them in your yard. He disinfects his pruning tools and landscaping equipment to prevent the spread of disease, weeds, and pests. Call or email Dayne today!
Contact: (808) 631-1292 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Who: Melissa Newhouse & Kevin LaFountain – Honeybee Gardens LLC
Where: Servicing the south side of Kauai – Honeybee Gardens is accepting new clients
What: Honeybee Gardens specializes in detail-oriented, high quality gardening and turf maintenance. They strive to keep your property completely weed, pest, and disease free. Melissa and Kevin keep their business pono by cleaning their equipment between each job site and client property to ensure their is no unintended weeds spread. They inspect and survey all plants that have been sourced from off-island to ensure their are no hitchhiking pests. Contact Honeybee Gardens today to keep your garden looking beautiful and pest free.
Who: Garrett Scales – Southside Landscaping & Maintenance
Where: Services the south side of Kauai – Southside Landscaping is accepting new clients
What: Southside Landscaping has a small but hardworking staff that specializes in landscaping design and installation. Garrett also offers consultations. Sourcing plants from local Kauai vendors, Garrett helps keep Kauai pest free. He keeps his business Pono by beginning any maintenance job in a non-infested yard, before moving to more weedy yards, to ensure no weeds are spread from the next street over. He also cleans all his equipment with brushes, air, and water to stay minimize chemicals used and prevent spreading seeds. Contact Garrett today to install a beautifully designed and locally sourced landscape!
Who: Benjamin Gosnell – Backyard Paradise
Where: Servicing the east and north side of Kauai – Backyard Paradise is accepting new clients
What: Backyard Paradise specializes in installations and landscape maintenance. They offer clearing and tree trimming services on the east and north sides of Kauai. Benjamin keeps his business pono by cleaning his equipment between each job site and sourcing locally from pono endorsed nurseries. Contact Backyard Paradise for your landscaping needs.
Contact: email@example.com or 808-268-5364
Who: Nathan Keanini – Ka’aina Landscaping
Where: Servicing the south and west side of Kauai – Ka’aina Landscaping is accepting new clients.
What: Nathan is a Landscape Industry Certified Technician specializing in new installations, large property landscapes, tree trimming, and ornamental maintenance. Nathan keeps his business pono by sourcing all materials locally and cleaning his equipment between each client’s property. Ka’aina also disinfects all pruning equipment to prevent the spread of diseases, weeds, or pests. Contact Ka’aina Landscaping & Home Improvement today to create your own private outdoor living space!
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or 808-212-6038
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