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Hortservice (Chet Stentiford)

Member since: June 13, 2010



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Saugus, Ma 01906
USDA hardiness zone 5


Chet Stentiford

Member since:

June 13, 2010

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About me

ABOUT THE DESIGNER For over thirty years, Chet Stentiford has designed individualized landscapes that cut against the grain of conventional gardens. Focusing primarily on natural design concepts, his approach breaks with the traditional gardens created today by most landscape firms. Chet holds a degree in ornamental horticulture and has worked in design, construction, and in the retail and wholesale nursery trades enabling him to work efficiently with clients and contractors. Chet is an event speaker, available to talk to garden clubs and similar organizations. His writing about New England gardens appears in local magazines.

Current project

Perennial garden design

Type of gardener

Horticultural Designer & Consultant

Favorite garden activity


garden wall

Greetings friends.. Here&#x27;s a link to the current episode of Creative Gardens w/ The Saugonian Gardens available to view with this link provided. <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/>Highlight the link and add to your browser. <br/> <br/>Sincerely <br/> <br/>Chet Stentiford <br/>Horticultural Services <br/>Saugus,Ma. 01906
Hortservice commented on 06/18/12
Gosh folks..Have I ever been slow in responding to your wall posts..The orders keep coming in daily and I just never took the time out to say hello there and thanks for joining me here on DID..I welcome you all, ad it&#x27;s great to have new friends. <br/> <br/>I want to personally say hello to Lily and Fig Tree &amp; Carnie469, and thanks for dropping by to welcome me here. I will be posting my blogs shortly and I hope we can all share new and exciting ideas to help each other enjoy in the gardening experience. <br/> <br/>Best wishes to you all.. <br/> <br/>Chet Stentiford....Your humble Horticulturist <br/> <br/>I can be found also on Twitter and Face Book as hortserv...Many thanks for joining me. Catch you all later.
Hortservice commented on 06/15/10
Hi, Chet! Glad to meet you. I&#x27;m sure you&#x27;ll love DTD...everyone is great here! I&#x27;m looking forward to checking out your contributions and your blog.
Lily commented on 06/14/10
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FigTree commented on 06/14/10
nice to meet you!
cami469 commented on 06/13/10