New Lawn Order

Edible Landscapes and Gardens

Consultation, Design, & Installation
New Lawn Order specializes in urban, residential landscape design that reduces or eliminates turfgrass lawns to make room for landscapes that are beautiful, productive, and ecologically sustainable. I work with you to design outdoor spaces that support your lifestyle, add to the appeal of your home, and support the health and well-being of pollinators, birds, urban wildlife, and your family.
Offering garden design, installation, consultation, advice, and problem-solving for :
  • Edible landscapes
  • Vegetable gardens
  • Herb gardens
  • Perennial gardens
  • Butterfly and pollinator gardens
  • Rain gardens
  • Hillside gardens
  • Cut flower gardens
  • Boulevard and alley gardens
  • Children’s gardens
In addition, New Lawn Order offers short-term garden maintenance services while you are away or on vacation.
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Allison Ruby has a BFA in Visual Art and a minor in Horticultural Science, with coursework emphasizing sustainable growing practices.  She has over 25 years of organic gardening experience. Her approach to edible landscape design uses principles of intensive planting and permaculture practices.