Pgh Plant Geek

Offering sustainable landcare services and so much more!
Open today until 5:00 PM
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Updates

Now is the time to get outside and go for a walk on a trail somewhere and see the Spring Ephemerals! These flowers are found growing amongst the leaf litter on the forest floors. The word "ephemeral" means transitory or quickly fading. They pop up early to take advantage of the limited sunlight b...

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We like to forgo cutting back the perennials in the Fall. By doing this, we are not only leaving a natural food source for the birds, but we are creating habitat for our local bees and insects to over winter in. Some of our native bees tuck themselves away under tree bark, inside hollow stems, an...

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Here at Plant Geek we love all things planty! We not only care about outdoor landscapes, we care about indoor landscapes as well. We offer interior plants and maintenance services. A certified horticulturist will help you choose the right plants for the right place and can even maintain them to e...

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We are following the CDC guidelines by wearing masks and practicing social distancing when interacting with other people.

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10% off 1st visit for new customers only

Mar 10, 2021 – Sep 30, 2021

New Plant Geek customers will receive 10% off their invoice. This is a one time only deal for new customers.

Show this code at the store: Newbie2021

Want to attract more butterflies to your yard? We design and create native gardens that include nectar plants as well as larval host plants!

Pictured is a Spicebush Swallowtail caterpillar on one of it's favorite larval host plants, Lindera benzoin (northern spicebush).

This deciduous shrub h...

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Now is the perfect time to start planning a pollinator garden and we can help!

It's okay if you have heavy shade, clay soil, or deer! We can work with you to find the right plant for the right place!

Contact us today for more details.


Testimonials

4 weeks ago
Trey consulted on my yard projects, really listened to what I was trying to create, suggested a bunch of great ideas, put a plan in place, and used all the right plants. He's easy to work with, friendly, knows the finer details about plants, and their practical applications. I highly recommend his work!
- Kimberly H
a month ago
The Plant Geek is the best! Trey worked with me to create a great landscape that was manageable and appropriate for the home and yard. He worked quickly and gave me exactly what I wanted, even exceeded my expectations. Such a nice guy! He is now my go-to for all things garden/landscape!!!
- Amanda T
a month ago
I recommend Trey without reservation. I had an invasive “monster “vine that was threatening to dismantle my fence when he came to assess the problem and suggest a plan of action. I have been thrilled with the results of using native plants, organic compost and thoughtful consideration of wildlife habitats.Trey has come up with creative suggestions and alternatives that I would not have thought of , in addition to making thoughtful use of existing plants and architecture. I love my garden space as much or more than any interior space and appreciate having someone so knowledgeable to ask for guidance along the way. He is a conscientious hardworking professional ,whom I highly recommend.
- Catherine R

Redesigning our future

Plant Geek takes a sustainable approach when creating and maintaining your landscape. 

We can help you achieve your short-term goals, such as installing a rain barrel for water conservation or installing a compost bin so you can recycle your food waste. 

We can also help you achieve your long-term goal of creating a self-sustaining garden. It begins with a design that includes functional, cost-efficient, visually pleasing, environmentally friendly, and maintainable areas. 

Here's some of what we offer: 

Design, installation, maintenance, native plants, rain gardens, bioswales, woodland gardens, rain barrels, lawn alternatives, pollinator gardens, wildlife habitat, bird-friendly gardens, food forests, permaculture, aquaponics, vertical gardening, container gardening, drip irrigation, raised garden beds, living walls, moss walls, and we even offer interior plant services and maintenance!



*All photos belong to Trey Marks, do not use without permission*

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Mon:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tue:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wed:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thu:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fri:9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sat:10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sun:10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
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