ABOUT US


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You can find our gardens on the rooftops, terraces, building fronts and public spaces of Residential, Commercial, Private and Public outdoor spaces all over New York City.  Founded and led by John Mayer, New Leaf Landscape has built gardens of every size and kind in our 30 years of business.  We are excited by every opportunity our gardens give us to create something beautiful and unique.

 

John Mayer

 John Mayer

John Mayer has designed and built gardens all over New York City and the surrounding boroughs for over 30 years.  With a strong background in Horticulture he is an expert in designing and diagnosing the challenges of creating successful Urban Gardens.

Education:

  • Graduate of NYU - BA
  • New York Botanical Garden - Graduate of 2 year School of Horticulture Program
  • American Horticulture Society: Certificate of Horticulture
  • Teacher: New York Botanical Garden (part time)
  • Consultant to Columbia University for campus landscape restoration 1995

Publications:

  • Riverdale Press
  • New York Times
  • City and Town Gardener, Linda Yang
 

Dan Mayer

 Dan Mayer

Dan Mayer literally grew up building Urban Gardens.  Dan has built Gardens and Irrigation systems for his New Leaf Landscape for over 17 years.  With an extensive education in Fine Arts, Dan brings a highly creative element to New Leaf Landscape.  He has studied Irrigation with Rainbird and the New York Botanical Gardens.  As well he is an accredited Green Roofs Professional through Green Roofs for Healthy Cities.  He is currently on the Horticulture and Landscape Design track at the New York Botanical Gardens in the Bronx.