About Prime Landscape Services, Inc.

Santa Cruz Landscape Contractor

Landscape Company Santa Cruz

Prime is a professional, diversified design/build landscape company, since 1977, specializing in:

  • Site development
  • Water wise gardens
  • Wood, masonry and stone retaining walls
  • Slope stabilization/drainage systems
  • Rain water retention and re-use
  • Concrete, brick & stone patios, and walkways
  • Ponds, waterways, water features, fire
  • Decks, arbors, fences
  • Conventional and drip irrigation
  • Outdoor lighting
  • Sustainable landscaping by Prime Landscape Services

    Design / Site Development

    • Efficient drainage / wetland / water percolation
    • Water efficient
    • Water retainment / re–use systems
    • Install natural materials as local as possible
    • Recycled materials
    • Will contract ongoing oversite for landscape perpetuation
  • Active Members in:

    California Landscape Contractors Association
    International Erosion Control Association
    Santa Cruz Chamber of Commerce

    State License #399064

    Mission Statement

    For 44 years, Prime Landscape Services, Inc. has been offering landscape design, and construction/installation services to the discriminating property owner. Our gardens are known for their beauty, permanence and based on sensitivity to client needs. Our style focuses on quality, simplicity and craftsmanship.

President: John David

BS in Ornamental Horticulture, Landscape Design & Construction from Cal Poly University, San Luis Obispo

BS in Business Administration — Marketing Management from California State University, Los Angeles

Certified Professional Soil and Sediment control Specialist — CPESC #573 (Federal Program)

Pest Control Applicator, certified by the State of California

California Landscape Technician Construction, American Landscape Contractors Association

Past Chapter Editor/Vice President 1984

Past Chapter President 1985 thru 1986 and 2009 and 2010 California Landscape Contractors Association, Central Coast Chapter

Past State Secretary 1987, California Landscape Contractors Association

Member, Education Committee 1983 — 2003, California Landscape Contractors Association

Past State Chairman, Education Committee 1988 — 1992, California Landscape Contractors Association

Annual Guest Lecturer 1987 — 2009, Resource Conservation District sponsored Erosion Control Class at Cabrillo College

Horticulture Department Advisory Board 1985 — current, Cabrillo College

Member "Friends of Cabrillo College" 1995 — current

Managed numerous volunteer landscape related community projects in Santa Cruz County

Veteran U.S. Navy - Honorable Discharge