About Us

Refugia is an ecological landscape design/build and stewardship firm, located in Narberth, PA. Since 2015, Refugia has been offering distinctive native landscape design for both residential and commercial green spaces throughout the Greater Philadelphia Area and Jersey Shore. Major exhibitor and award-winner at the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Philadelphia Flower Show, Refugia is known for an immersive, naturalistic design aesthetic and meadow expertise at projects ranging in size from city yards to suburban estates.

Refugia's ground-breaking ecological initiatives include mapping the impact of 200+ suburban native habitats via our Greenway Network to promote connectivity for wildlife and restore ecosystem function to neighborhoods.  Accolades include APLD International Landscape Design Awards, Perennial Plant Association Residential & Show Garden Awards, PA-DE ASLA Residential Award, Go for the Green Award for Green Design & Development: Meadow Conversion 2021 & Commercial Site Greening 2017 as recognized by Lower Merion Township Environmental Advisory Council (EAC). Also, the Governor's Trophy for most innovative, visually stimulating, unique design (PHS Flower Show 2022), American Horticultural Society Environmental Award, PHS Educational Award & PHS Gardening for the Greater Good Award, Special Achievement Award of the Garden Club Federation of Pennsylvania. 

Consciously led, and locally grown, Refugia offers an exciting opportunity for individuals committed to a career in ecological landscape design, conservation and stewardship.