Landscape Design

We’ve updated our design services to follow social distancing guidelines to provide the safest experience possible for everyone.
We hope to inspire you to create beauty in your landscape!

Due to overwhelming response, our design appointments are filled for the next 3 weeks. If you would like to schedule an appointment, please contact:


Design Services Offered:

DESIGN OPTION 1: Covers the front/side or back/side of your home.
Design Fee: $50
with the purchase of a $300 Bordine gift card.
Total cost $350.00
*Gift card must be purchased when scheduling Design Service Appointment.

Step 1:
Contact our designer at 248.625.9100 ext. 2240 or send an email to Payment will be collected at this time.

Step 2:
Drop off the following items to the designer or send via email:

Mortgage survey or accurate measurements of area
Photos of the area you want to have designed (Image size is limited to 10MB. Please send multiple emails if over limit)
Directional arrows (N, S, E or W)
How much sun/shade the area receives
Other information that you feel will impact the design. (Deer in area, wet soil, wish list of plants, irrigation, etc.)

Step 3:
Once the designer receives your information, we will contact you for a brief phone conversation to discuss the design plan. It will take approximately three weeks to complete the design.

Step 4:
Completed design and purchased gift card will be available via pick up in our open air office. The designer will meet with you and discuss details of your plan OR the designer can leave the completed design to pick up at your convenience at the Rochester Hills or Clarkston location.

services_landscape_karendesignerOur Landscape Designer

Our designer Karen Meissnest graduated from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana in 1981. She graduated with a bachelor of science in landscape architecture, after graduating she’s worked for a wide variety of landscape companies as well as greenhouses in both Indiana and Michigan. Karen came to Bordine’s in 1997 working in perennial and tree and shrub sales and for the last 15 years has been our landscape designer.

Please call for an appointment for either services 248.625.9100 ext. 2240
or email our designer at