Richard Hartlage

Richard Hartlage

Richard Hartlage is the founding principal and CEO of Land Morphology. His award-winning, innovative designs are renowned as emotive, immersive spaces that incorporate sophisticated horticulture, artful detailing, and historical knowledge that heighten the experience of the natural world. His passion for horticulture, cultivated over 15 years working in public gardens and estates, is applied to each design from conceptual phase through development and maintenance protocol. Richard’s designs have been featured in the New York Times, Architectural Digest, Garden Design, Pacific Horticulture, Metropolitan Home, Fine Gardening, and The Seattle Times, in addition to other publications in the United States, Japan, and Europe.

An avid writer and teacher, Richard has given over 350 lectures worldwide, and has written over 60 articles for national and international publications. He has contributed to five books on horticulture and design, including Bold Visions for the Garden, a collection of his essays and photography.