About Us

Urban Plantscapes was started in 2005 in Hoboken, NJ. Our goal was to provide quality horticulture and city landscaping services in the niche market of upscale greenspaces in NYC and northern NJ. In 2017, we expanded to the Pittsburgh metro area and have been flourishing. We have built a reputation of being an honest, dedicated and hardworking company. Understanding what our clients want and providing what is needed in a timely and cost-effective manner is our mission. Allow us to put our over 15 years of experience to work for you. Urban is fully insured and provides free contactless estimates.

The Founder

Urban Plantscapes was founded by Evan Santi.  Evan is from Ramapo, NY.  He has been working in landscaping since the age of 10 when he started providing landscaping care services for his neighbors. Evan went on to earn a degree in Ornamental Landscape Technology and Agricultural Business from NC State University.  During his career, Evan has been a guest lecturer for master gardeners at Cornell University; had designs featured on NBC’s the Today Show; and designed interior living walls for HGTV among other accomplishments.


Evan is a community advocate for greenspaces and gardens. He has volunteered on a variety of projects in NY, NJ and PA.  In 2010, he installed the rooftop garden for the NPO Housing Works headquarters  in Manhattan.  In 2017, he designed and installed the Bedford Ave Community Garden in Pittsburgh’s Hill District. In 2018, he designed and helped install the Ramapough-Lenape Community Garden in Mahwah. Evan has an eye for detail and a proven track rack of long-term partnerships in residential, commercial, and retail.

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