Greenhaven Landscapes Inc

David and Jennifer Hoxsie are a husband and wife team who met in the industry in 1998. They are degreed professionals with a shared passion for excellence and the outdoor environment. In 2003 David incorporated Greenhaven Landscapes, combining his dream of business ownership with his experience in landscape installation, maintenance, seasonal color displays, and department management. In 2005 Jennifer joined Greenhaven and contributed her expertise in design/ build.

Since then, Greenhaven's mission has been to provide our clients with the freedom to simply enjoy their outdoor spaces. We help you design, build, and maintain your ideal outdoor environment. By listening to you, responding to your home’s architecture, and being respectful of your site’s unique assets and challenges, we create the perfect setting for all of life’s special moments. Throughout our relationship with you, we learn your preferences, earn your trust, and engage in a long-term relationship with you and your landscape.

What Our Clients Say
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Client and Colleague Reviews

Hannah Goering
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Oct 2017

Greenhaven put together our landscape plan that is true to the character of our midcentury home while being sensitive to our budget and long term goals we have for our property. Jen was great in provi... Read More

Deborah Hartman
Relationship: Client
Project Date: Mar 2016

From the first phone call we made to GreenHaven, we knew this would be a company that we can fully trust. We engaged Greenhaven for a major upgrade of the landscaping for our entire property. The resu... Read More

Relationship: Client
Project Date: Jun 2016

David & Jennifer have been doing work for me for close to 10 years and I've always been extremely pleased with the quality of their work. Jennifer's recent design and planting work at our house went ... Read More

Relationship: Client
Project Date: Oct 2014

Jennifer and Brandon, were creative, organized, on time, and on budget. We embarked on a major backyard project this year and hired Greenhaven to help ensure our dreams became a reality. Jennifer was ... Read More

Relationship: Client
Project Date: Jun 2014

We had an excellent experience with Greenhaven Landscapes Inc. Jennifer Hoxie was professional, thorough and creative in her sales presentation. She was very accurate about the time frame required ... Read More

Relationship: Client
Project Date: May 2014

The team at Greenhaven Landscapes Inc are extremely knowledgeable, professional, and a pleasure to work with. Besides taking care of our weekly landscaping maintenance they completely reworked our ba... Read More

Relationship: Client
Project Date: Jan 2012

We have worked with many landscapers over the years and we had given up thinking we would ever find one that we weren't ever going to be frustrated by. This company is different. They come when they s... Read More

Relationship: Client
Project Date: May 2014

Greenhaven re-worked out entire property in phases and then designed and built a new deck, connecting walkway, and patio with outdoor kitchen. The project spans the entire back of our home. They tra... Read More

More Reviews 

2017 Best of Houzz Service
2016 Gold Residential Construction Excellence in Landscape Award, ILCA
2015 Best of Houzz Service
2015 Gold Residential Construction Excellence in Landscape Award, ILCA
2014 Grand Residential Design/Build Award, PLANET
2011 Gold Excellence in Landscape Residential Maintenance, ILCA
2010 Gold Award in Residential Management, PLANET

Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD)
American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)
National Association of Landscape Professionals
Illinois Green Industry Association (IGIA)
Illinois Landscape Contractor's Association (ILCA)
Lake Forest/ Lake Bluff Chamber of Commerce
Chicago Botanic Garden