Blog & Events

Latest review of Beautifully Sustainable

Tim Power, MNLA Government Affairs Director expounds on the pragmatic virtues of Douglas Owens-Pike’s book in the August 2014 addition of the Scoop, the official publication of the Minnesota Nursery and Landscape Association.


2014 Pollination Celebration

EnergyScapes Inc. is excited to be part the Pollinator Party
Thursday, July 24 from 5 to 8 p.m.
Lyndale Park on Lake Harriet
4124 Roseway Road, Minneapolis, MN 55409
Come by, have fun, and get educated on what you can do to promote a healthy environment for our precious pollinators.
EnergyScapes will have have milkweed seeds for anyone who want to help feed the monarch butterflies. You can also pick up a copy of Beautifully Sustainable; Douglas Owens-Pike’s comprehensive field-guide to converting your landscape into a sustainable ecosystem.

Angie’s List Writes Two Article Feature EnergyScapes!

On July 1st 2014, the popular site for business transparency, Angie’s List, featured an article about the benefits of bee’s as well as attracting other important pollinators .   In the article EnergyScapes was mentioned for their work in providing pollinator habitat for these crucial insects as well as tips fr

Fairy Garden Already Getting Rave Reviews!

Carol, EnergyScapes’ newest client and neighbor just sent this email after receiving a concept sketch from Douglas.

     I just showed my daughter, 7 years old, your plan for the fairy garden, as well as some online pics of ground pine, blue cohosh, and shooting stars. 
     I said “isn’t that cool?” and she gave me a look. then she said “cool doesn’t fit it. that is the most awesomely amazingly best idea i’ve ever heard for a new yard landscaping.” (direct quote)

MN Goes Green Event Sunday June 22

Join us at the MN Goes Green Event This coming Sunday the 22nd from noon to 5 pm.
There will be fashion shows, cooking techniques, classes on chickens, compost, electric cars and more.  Learn about out most eco conscious businesses in the community, enjoy historic St. Paul and visit us at the EnergyScapes booth!