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John Knoernschild is the Master Garden Samurai(R) “I help people overcome the weeds of life and plant beautiful garden in your heart, soul, and mind. I turn negative energy “chi” in your garden to a more positive peaceful garden.  I can show you how!

Admirable Landscapes, trained team and professional associates have over 150 years of combined experience since 1996 and have served hundreds of customers in the Portland Metro Areas, including Gresham, West Linn, Gladstone North Portland, Northwest Portland, Southwest Portland, with a special focus on Northeast Portland for maintenance and one time Landscape Enhancements. We will go out of the area for one time projects. We have had over 6,000 satisfied showings, mowed over 1 million square feet of lawn and made zillions of weeds disappear. Admirable Landscapes is licensed and insured in Oregon. We are Licensed with the state Landscape Contractors board (LCB#8129,) State of Oregon, and City Of Portland (License #653499). Bonded and Insured.

John studied under Master Gardeners and completed the Master Gardener program in Mount Vernon Washington, Skagit Valley Cooperative Extension. While there, he helped with a garden Column for the Skagit Valley Herald Newspaper and diagnosed plant problems and questions for the community. He has published the book “Gardencharged” which gives practical advice for understanding your garden.  He hosted is own Radio show called the “Garden Samurai(R) with kkpz and kdpq”

John is continually increasing his technical knowledge keeping his certifications current.

Admirable Landscapes bases its reputation on Honesty and Integrity. Call for a list of excellent references.  We have conducted business, both personal and commercial, with Mark Meek, owner of Suma Real Estate Executives for the past 12 years. He can be reached at 503.320.6148. He would be glad to vouch for us.

John Knoernschild, is owner and consulting horticulturist.  John has always been drawn to self improvement, knowing that having varied skills in life makes it possible for him to help others. This passion began when he became an Eagle Scout at the age of 18. He built a running track for a local private school. Throughout the years he has completed many dynamic programs, i.e. Daymond John’s Academy (created by the billionaire on ABC’s Shark Tank), the Franklin Covey Time Management System Seminar, and Tony Robbin’s Edge Program. He is also a graduate of the Oregon National Speakers Association Marketing Academy. John continues to learn and share his experiences with others to help them in life and their businesses.  He is also a certifiedProfessional Life Coach and business Consultant.  These skills also will help you in finding solutions to your challenges.  John is an “LCP” #14895 with the State of Oregon. He obtains CEH credit to keep his certifications.  He is also a certified Master Garden Samurai(R)

John professionally speaks to the community sharing his wisdom from the garden of life.

Admirable Landscapes, supports

The Community

  • Anthem Church
  • New Vibe Training and Affiliates
  • Marketplace coalition
  • Aspergers syndrome and autism
  • Mental health support groups
  • No Kidding Choir
  • World Arts Foundation
  • Rose City Soccer
  • Lakeside Little League
  • Parkrose Little League
  • Portland Public Schools
  • Beech Street Community Garden
  • And other non profits and entities

The Garden Samurai(R)

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