Partner Spotlights are our way to shine a light on some of our amazing local partners across the country and give them a platform to tell their unique story. Leslie owner and operator at Cornell Design & Landscaping Garden Centre wants to share hers!
Tell us about your business:
Cornell offers one-stop shopping for all of your gardening needs! Horticulture support is available as well, Leslie Cornell has her PHC from Uof S and is a Red seal Journey-person in the Landscape Horticulturist Trade. Cornell’s Landscape crew has two Red seals Journey-person Landscape Horticulturists on-site to serve you with the very best in the landscape business.
What is the one thing you would like people to know about your business?
Cornell’s is a friendly, comfortable Garden Centre with three greenhouses that contain succulents, tropical plants, perennials, annuals, pond plants, and supplies. We even have a large tree nursery with everything from hedging, shrubs of all shapes and sizes to trees for shade, decoration, and privacy. We carry bulk products like rock, bark, sand, crusher dust and more, along with a vast array of Garden decor. Cornell’s specializes in residential landscape, designing & building projects of all sizes, bringing our customer’s backyard dreams into reality. From building flower beds and vegetable boxes, paving stone patios, and pillars to even designing & installing outdoor lighting!
What made you want to get into business here?
Connecting with people, as well as, being able to use my horticulture education to help connect people & plants. I enjoy building beautiful Back Yard Oasis for families to enjoy their time together!
What’s your favourite part about owning or managing the business?
Being able to make people’s dreams come true in their own backyard! I’ve always loved helping people.
What local business would you like to see on GetintheLoop?
I would love to see more landscapers, grounds maintenance companies, garden centers, and greenhouses.
How can people contact you?
When you’re not working/running your business what is your favourite thing to do?
When I’m not gardening and outside I spend time with my husband Ron and our 4 grandchildren (and their parents)!
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