Patrick E. Chavez Owner and Plant Geek! I was introduced to gardening at the age of 4 by my Grandpa Nestor in his Northern New Mexico garden in 1968. I have over 20 years of experience in the Green Industry as an Assistant Manger-Rowland's Nursery-Albuquerque, N.M. Landscape Management-Maikiki Towers-Honolulu Hawaii, General Manager-Osuna Nursery- Albuquerque, N.M. and Operations/Procurement for Heads Up Landscape Contractors-Albuquerque, N.M.
I have also served on the Albuquerque BioPark Board of Directors for a period of 3 years and on the Board of Directors for the North Campus Community Project.
- Provide and promote growth within the community and State by partnering with New Mexico growers with plants acclimated to our region.
- Educate on the importance of sustainable Gardening practices and supporting local growers.
- Celebrate the attributes and diversity that plant material brings to the Living Landscape we call New Mexico.