Welcome to Nightshade Fine Gardening!


Nightshade Fine Gardening was established three decades ago in the Catskill Mountains providing fine garden design and....

  all your landscape needs


 We aspire to bring you and your family a taste of grace, whether as part of a cottage garden or grand estate , we'll help maximize the potential and beauty of your property.  We depend exclusively on word of mouth from happy customers.

Our wonderful staff of skilled gardeners will watch over your gardens- from vegetables and heavenly blue morning glories to ornamental grasses.

While carefully respecting any financial boundaries we’ll uses organic methods whenever possible, natural fertilizers and bug deterrents, rich black dirt and mulch with straw that earthworms digest becoming tiny ‘cow factories.'  

   We employ 100% organic principles within the food growing area.

Avoidance of Plastic:

We select natural materials like cedar, wooden barrels, concrete containers when available.

Artful design:

Known in this region for her artistic eye - we’ll create artful, colorful plantings.   .

We garden throughout Ulster,  Dutchess and Greene Counties of New York and recently,  Mighty accept select work in the Five College area of Hampshire County, Massachusetts.

Our wish?  You return to your home or place of business feeling lucky and blessed by the beauty of your surroundings..

Nightshade Fine Gardening handles all your garden needs:

  • new designs

  • reclaim unruly gardens inherited or purchased

  • organic vegetable gardens

  • businesses and storefronts.

  • planters... the dessert of the summer.

  • weddings and special events

  • principles of Feng Shui

  • deer resistant gardening

  • consultation

  • simple automatic irrigation systems

  • fences


Life is Short…

Make every day filled with wonder.

Labor:  36 hour per person

Irrigation and chainsaw work: 41 hour per person

Consultation: 85 per hour

Note: if you decide to use Nightshade’s services, credit will be applied for your initial consult to your first invoice


We look forward to working with you soon!