Message from Marilyn

Thank you for stopping by.

As a garden designer, I take great pleasure achieving an integrated environment that will enrich all who come to enjoy it.

I welcome you to look around my website and if you have any questions, please contact me.

- Marilyn Guidroz

Qualifications: Marilyn Guidroz

B S in Agriculture for Horticulture degree with Honors Landscape Architecture and Fine Arts minor University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ (1977).

30+ years experience in the landscape design and construction field including:

  • Plant propagation, soil analysis, and estate maintenance
  • Award winning residential and commercial landscape design
  • Landscape sales and site supervision in both Southern AZ and Southern CA
  • Former Commercial estimator for Coast Landscape in Orange County
  • Former Residential estimator for Richard Cohen Landscape and Construction in Orange County
  • Residential & Estate Designer for Nature Designs Landscape (CLCA)
  • Horticulture Industry Advisory Board member MiraCosta College
  • Associate Faculty Member and Intern Faculty Mentor MiraCosta College
  • Member of the San Diego Horticultural Society (SDHS)
  • Lead designer for the award winning SDHS Garden exhibit at the 2010 San Diego County Fair
  • Support designer for the award winning SDHS Garden exhibit at the 2011 & 2012 County Fair
  • SDHS Judge for Best of Show at the 2013 & 2014 San Diego County Fair
  • Certified Member of the Association of Professional Landscape Designers (APLD)
  • Founding (2011) and current Board Member of the San Diego District of the APLD CA Chapter
  • Organize and design entry to Spring & Fall Home/Garden Show for APLD San Diego District
  • Attended Sustainable Urban Landscape Conference Cuyamaca College (2009 through 2013)
  • Qualified Trainer G3 Green Gardens Group/Landscape Coach SDCWA WaterSmart Program
  • Garden Club speaker and presenter to community organizations in San Diego County
  • Winner Landscape Renovation 2012 Beautification Awards CLCA San Diego Chapter
  • Estate and Residential Client Referral List provided upon request
For a professional landscape design
contact Marilyn’s Garden Design.