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Our Model

Our grounds teams use a combination of state-of-the-art equipment and methods that are environmentally safe, and government approved. Counties/cities serviced are:

  • Maryland
    • Prince George’s
    • Montgomery
    • Charles
    • Harford
  • Washington DC
  • Virginia
    • Arlington

Melwood crews serve many renowned sites in the Washington area, including the USDA People’s Garden on the National Mall and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Melwood’s Garden Center also supplies several of our prominent contract sites with plants grown in Melwood greenhouses. In total our Garden Center grew more than 8,000 plants for our federal customers.

We enhance our dependability with integrated quality control, competitive purchasing, proven subcontractor relationships, and ongoing staff and worker development including participation/membership in professional industry organizations such as:

  • LCA (Landscape Contractors Association
  • MNLGA (Maryland Nursery, Landscape & Greenhouse Association
  • PGMS (Professional Grounds Management Society)
  • NALP (National Association of Landscape Professionals)
  • SIMA (Snow & Ice Management Association)

Our Landscaping Services

Our staff are certified and licensed. Our workers are specifically trained in their areas of expertise. We offer the following services:

  • Construction site plantings & renovations
  • Design and installation of seasonal and specialized displays dignitaries, public relations, and other unique events.
  • Grass Cutting
  • Security and perimeter fence maintenance
  • Tree and shrub pruning and maintenance
  • Fertilizer applications
  • Pesticide and herbicide applications
  • Snow/Ice removal and clearing services
  • Turf maintenance and renovation
  • Maintenance of bio-retention ponds
  • Interior plant care
  • Leaf removal
  • Maintenance and operation of in-ground irrigation system

Melwood’s staff has certifications in the following:

    • Pesticides
    • Fertilizer
    • Horticulturalist
    • Arborist
    • Maryland Licensed Tree Expert
    • Forklift and Aerial lift
    • Certified Playground Safety Inspector

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Vehicle Donation Program

For over 16 years, we’ve operated one of the most successful car donation programs on the East Coast, processing over 200,000 vehicle donations.

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Where:
Pick up at 5606 Dower House Road, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772 (enter on Old Pike Way)

Time:
9:00 AM – 2:00 PM Tuesday through Saturday

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