Colmar Local Nursery & Garden Center Company Contractors
Your Colmar Local Nursery & Garden Center Company Serving Chalfont, lansdale, North Wales, Harleysville, Souderton and surrounding
Green Acres began servicing the community since 1979. We are a family owned and operated business that prides ourselves in customer satisfaction by learning the names and needs of our customers. We will always provide a friendly service that’ll make you feel like family!
We understand how important it is to give our customers the extra attention they deserve! Personalized care is what sets us apart because you can’t get the knowledge and attention that we provide at any of the big box stores.
Our mission is to do everything we can to assist you in creating the type of environment you can truly appreciate coming home to, helping you make your home as fabulous and as enjoyable as possible.
Our goal is to take all the stress out of gardening and landscaping. With our Bi-Annual Newsletter, free estimates, knowledgeable salespeople, and our highly skilled installation crews, you’ll be admiring your landscaping and appreciating your home in no time.
Bob – Owner/Operator
Growing up, one of his first jobs was mowing lawns which turned into landscaping homes around the neighborhood. His love of outdoors and entrepreneurship is what motivated him to open his own business in 1979, naming it Green Acres. Over the last 39 years in business, Green Acres has grown from a one man operation into a large family business specializing in all outdoor landscaping and hardscaping needs. Most days you can find Bob helping customers in the yard, loading trucks, and managing the entire business. His favorite part of coming to work each day, is getting to work with his wife, and children.
His Favorite Plant: Purple Leaf Beech
Sina – Owner/Operator
Sina started working with her husband Bob at Green Acres after they got married and has been working side by side with him ever since. With over 39 years in the business, she has done all jobs through the company to help build it to what it is today. Now you can find Sina in the office scheduling project start dates, running the store, or cooking something for the staff to eat at lunch. She’s mom to all of the staff and helps make all of our customers feel welcomed to the store. Her favorite part of coming to work each day is working with her husband and children.
Her Favorite Plant: Miss Kim Lilac
Mike – Project Manager & Design Specialist
Mike is the second generation in the business. Mike has been working at the store since he was a young boy, starting out loading customers’ orders into their vehicles and maintenance of the nursery. After graduating from Temple University with a degree in horticulture and landscape architecture, he is a large part of the daily operations of the business. With over 20 years of experience he specializes, in designing the dream backyard for customers including outdoor kitchens, fireplaces and patios. He enjoys working hard and loves making his customers’ outdoor dreams a reality.
His Favorite Plant: Rising Sun Red Bud
Marisa – Manager
Marisa is the second generation in the business and has been working at the store since she was a little girl, starting out by sweeping the store and learning on the register. With over 15 years in the business, you can now find her in the office taking care of accounting, advertising, material orders and running the inside of the store. Her favorite part of coming to work is bringing her dog Bella with her and seeing her family every day.
Her Favorite Plant: Dwarf Butterfly Bush
Ken – Foreman
Ken has been part of the Green Acres team for over 25 years. Most days you can find Ken delivering materials, managing trucks and equipment, and aiding installations as foreman. Ken enjoys talking to customers and learning their names to help make each experience enjoyable and personal.
His Favorite Plant: Ornamental Grass
Angela- Store Manager
Angela has been working with Green Acres since Spring 2015. She has over 16 years of experience in the industry and can help answer any question customers have on plants and products. Most days you can find Angela behind the counter helping customers and running the store. She specializes in birding and enjoys helping each customer with all their gardening needs. Her favorite part about working at Green Acres is feeling like part of the family.
Her Favorite Plant: Tie between Nandina & Coral Bells
Sean – Nursery Manager
Sean is one of Green Acres newest staff members, joining in 2017, but quickly has become a customer favorite. With over 19 years of experience in the industry he can easily help customers with any nursery stock question. He enjoys taking the time to explain the differences of plants to help each customer with all their landscape needs and making it a personal experience. When he leaves work, he even enjoys gardening at home in a fond interest in bonsai.
His Favorite Plant: Japanese Maple
Bella – Chief Barker
Bella loves greeting customers with a nice loud howl and making everyone feel welcomed with wagging her tail. If she isn’t begging for your attention or for some food, you can find her sun tanning in the office. Thanks to Bella and our love for animals, we have a full line of organic and animal friendly gardening products.
Her favorite plant: Blueberry Bush, because they’re delicious!
Chubby – Chief Mouser
Chubby is our friendly 3-legged mouser. She is bashful and shy but once she gets to know you, she’ll be purring in no time. Most days you can find Chubby roaming the grounds protecting the plants from different critters or sun tanning on the patio.