ABOUT YATES GARDEN DESIGN
Jennifer Yates, (owner & head designer),: B I Arch, Horticulture, & NOFA certified. We create organic, naturalistic, dream landscapes, w/color & seasonal expertise. Client’s expectations are surpassed due to our care & deep knowledge.
Jennifer’s background – a collage of art, architecture, horticulture, & alchemical expertise – allows environmental & personal harmony.
Much attention is directed toward proper plant siting & repetition & all is in tune w/nature.
Jennifer has a profound love of the natural world that began when she was a child. The discovery of ‘Queen Anne’s Lace’ in Nantucket was the beginning of her lifelong love of plants.
Jennifer’s Academic Background
A graduate of Rhode Island School of Design, Jennifer earned a Bachelor of Interior Architecture with a minor in Architecture.
She studied art history at Brown University. A student of horticulture for two years at the New York Botanical Gardens, she trained with two of the top teachers of sustainable gardening – Dan Kitteridge and John Ramos.
In Singapore, she studied Feng Shui with master Lynn Yap.