TAG: Jim Lawrence

November 2013 Web Extra: Signature Garden program

December 5, 2013By

In the run-up to The Duke Mansion’s 100th anniversary celebration in 2015, the historic estate’s gardens have been named one of only three Proven Winners Signature Gardens in the nation. The others are the Hotel Iroquois on Michigan’s Mackinac Island and Grand Tradition Estate & Gardens in Southern California. The Duke Mansion is located in Charlotte, N.C. This program evolved out... read more

History in the making

November 7, 2013By

The decision nearly 20 years ago to provide landscape maintenance at cost for a high-profile but financially struggling property with historical significance has turned into a unique opportunity for Jim Lawrence, owner of Providence Landscape in Charlotte, N.C. Today the $8 million landscape maintenance and design/build company is a partner in the effort to redesign the gardens at The Duke... read more