Dan Mowrey Landscape Contractor

Dan Mowrey Landscape Contractor Specializing in landscape design and installation. Paver or flagstone walkways, patios and driveways. Retaining wall and garden maintenance. I have been in the landscape industry for over 30 years and have owned this business for over 21 years.
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Late Bloomer -Chelone glabra or Turtlehead. This native grows to 3’.
10/25/2020

Late Bloomer -Chelone glabra or Turtlehead. This native grows to 3’.

Anemone ‘ Pamina’ or windflower. Its flowers rise on stems 2-3’ above its foliage. It caught my eye amongst a mass of Ho...
10/02/2020

Anemone ‘ Pamina’ or windflower. Its flowers rise on stems 2-3’ above its foliage. It caught my eye amongst a mass of Hosta.

Remember this first photo of Iris domestica that I posted earlier this year? Here is a photo of it fruiting. Pretty easy...
09/25/2020

Remember this first photo of Iris domestica that I posted earlier this year? Here is a photo of it fruiting. Pretty easy to remember the common name of blackberry lily. Being a native is an added bonus.

This is the fall foliage of Itea virginica, grows to 4’ hx5’w, easy care native, flowers in spring are exceptional as we...
09/21/2020

This is the fall foliage of Itea virginica, grows to 4’ hx5’w, easy care native, flowers in spring are exceptional as well.

Aster divaricus or Woods Aster, a nice choice as a deciduous shade ground cover.
09/19/2020

Aster divaricus or Woods Aster, a nice choice as a deciduous shade ground cover.

These are some photos of a flagstone renovation and brick circle installation that I recently completed for a delightful...
09/18/2020

These are some photos of a flagstone renovation and brick circle installation that I recently completed for a delightful couple in Frederick city.

Hydrangea paniculata ‘Quick Fire’ flowers emerge white and change to burgundy.
09/17/2020

Hydrangea paniculata ‘Quick Fire’ flowers emerge white and change to burgundy.

Anenome hybrida’ Honorine Jobert’ fall blooming flowers set on 3’ stems, hence the common name windflower.
09/16/2020

Anenome hybrida’ Honorine Jobert’ fall blooming flowers set on 3’ stems, hence the common name windflower.

Crepemyrtle ‘Victor’, upright habit, grows to 3’.
09/07/2020

Crepemyrtle ‘Victor’, upright habit, grows to 3’.

Caryopteris ‘First Choice’ these photos don’t do the plant justice. Blue/Gray foliage grows to 2.5’. A real nice compact...
09/06/2020

Caryopteris ‘First Choice’ these photos don’t do the plant justice. Blue/Gray foliage grows to 2.5’. A real nice compact, late summer blooming shrub. Also a magnet for the Skip and White butterflies.

Hopefully the birds won’t get my Monach caterpillars this year.
08/30/2020

Hopefully the birds won’t get my Monach caterpillars this year.

Iris domestica formerly named Belamcanda chinensis. Native, strong architectural value and orange flowers in summer. Sel...
07/22/2020

Iris domestica formerly named Belamcanda chinensis. Native, strong architectural value and orange flowers in summer. Self seeding is easily managed.

Coreopsis ‘Zagreb’ grows to 18”. It’s a standard that won’t let you down.
07/16/2020

Coreopsis ‘Zagreb’ grows to 18”. It’s a standard that won’t let you down.

Phase #1 of a project in downtown Frederick. I relaid and expanded an existing clay paver patio in a herringbone pattern...
07/16/2020

Phase #1 of a project in downtown Frederick. I relaid and expanded an existing clay paver patio in a herringbone pattern and added pressed concrete pavers as a border.

Old reliable Ceopsis ‘ zagreb’. Grows to 18”. It doesn’t ask for much, just keeps on giving.
07/14/2020

Old reliable Ceopsis ‘ zagreb’. Grows to 18”. It doesn’t ask for much, just keeps on giving.

You may noticed these Phlox paniculata ‘ Nicky ’ in my last post. They are a native and grow to 24-30”.
07/12/2020

You may noticed these Phlox paniculata ‘ Nicky ’ in my last post. They are a native and grow to 24-30”.

Planned (somewhat) chaos.
07/11/2020

Planned (somewhat) chaos.

Heliopause or false sunflower. This native variety , Summer Sun, grows to 3-4’. Great for back of the border, blooms las...
07/08/2020

Heliopause or false sunflower. This native variety , Summer Sun, grows to 3-4’. Great for back of the border, blooms last all summer.

Go native when in doubt. Old reliable Echinacea’Magnus’ or coneflower. Grows to 3’.
07/04/2020

Go native when in doubt. Old reliable Echinacea’Magnus’ or coneflower. Grows to 3’.

Shasta daisies are looking good.
07/03/2020

Shasta daisies are looking good.

25 years of compost. I cleaned out the area where I’ve been storing prunings and leaves from the landscaping at my house...
06/28/2020

25 years of compost. I cleaned out the area where I’ve been storing prunings and leaves from the landscaping at my house. I made about 4 tons or 5 cubic yards.

A good day at the office. Installed 200 plants today.
06/25/2020

A good day at the office. Installed 200 plants today.

Gotta love orange in garden. Asclepias tuberosa or butterfly weed.
06/25/2020

Gotta love orange in garden. Asclepias tuberosa or butterfly weed.

A few pics from an implemented landscape design that I created. I’m real pleased with the Hydrangeas and how the foot br...
06/17/2020

A few pics from an implemented landscape design that I created. I’m real pleased with the Hydrangeas and how the foot bridges came out.

Itea’Henry’s Garnet’ in all it’s glory. A native that just so happens to have outstanding fall color.
06/11/2020

Itea’Henry’s Garnet’ in all it’s glory. A native that just so happens to have outstanding fall color.

It looks like this Hydrangea will have plenty of blooms this season.
06/10/2020

It looks like this Hydrangea will have plenty of blooms this season.

Here is a simple, elegant and natural solution that I created to solve a puddling problem.
06/07/2020

Here is a simple, elegant and natural solution that I created to solve a puddling problem.

Styrax japonicus or Snowbell, a wonderful tree, 10’, for the landscape. I look forward to the fragrant, dainty, bell sha...
05/29/2020

Styrax japonicus or Snowbell, a wonderful tree, 10’, for the landscape. I look forward to the fragrant, dainty, bell shaped flowers every year. There is a native, americanus, that is more shrub-like.

These Heuchera, Coral bells absolutely glow in the shade.
05/28/2020

These Heuchera, Coral bells absolutely glow in the shade.

These backlit German Iris made me smile.
05/13/2020

These backlit German Iris made me smile.

Epimedium or barrenwort is a shade tolerant perennial. Grows to 12”, heart shaped leaves add interest.
04/07/2020

Epimedium or barrenwort is a shade tolerant perennial. Grows to 12”, heart shaped leaves add interest.

Mertensa Virginiana or Virginia bluebells, ephemeral perennial meaning that it dies to the ground as the temps rise in l...
04/05/2020

Mertensa Virginiana or Virginia bluebells, ephemeral perennial meaning that it dies to the ground as the temps rise in late spring. Shade loving native.

A gallery of early Tulips.
04/04/2020

A gallery of early Tulips.

Kerria japonica, medium sized shrub, showy yellow flowers in spring, green stems add winter interest.
04/03/2020

Kerria japonica, medium sized shrub, showy yellow flowers in spring, green stems add winter interest.

Woods Poppy, shade loving native. Mine came up as a volunteer a few years ago and has been self seeding nicely.
04/01/2020

Woods Poppy, shade loving native. Mine came up as a volunteer a few years ago and has been self seeding nicely.

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Walkersville, MD
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Dan does very nice and tidy work. I love recommending him!