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Donlan Landscape

Utilizing horticultural science to create beautiful landscapes.


Bringing beautiful, drought-tolerant, and pest-resistant landscapes to life for 30 years.


Digging deep holes, amending soil, and running irrigation to ensure landscapes thrive.


Maintaining your plants, trees, and shrubs with science and some seasonal tender-loving care.


Finding optimum horticultural solutions for your unique soil conditions and microclimate.

Beauty & Purpose

Balancing beautiful landscapes and purposeful hardscapes into your dreamspace.

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Questions & Answers

What is Donlan Landscape?

Donlan Landscape is a Marin County landscaping business owned and operated by Matt Donlan.

Who is Matt Donlan?

Matt Donlan is a horticulture expert and landscape contractor who possesses a wealth of knowledge on plants, trees, and shrubs, as well as the many microclimates and soil types in the Bay Area.

Is Donlan Landscape a big company?

Nope! Donlan Landscapes is a small business built on personal relationships. While Donlan Landscape works on both small and large projects, Matt Donlan answers the phone and manages all projects ensuring high-quality standards.

What is the service area for Donlan Landscape?

Donlan Landscape serves the greater Northern San Francisco Bay Area, primarily Marin County. The business serves both residential and commercial clients.

How do I contact Matt Donlan?

Matt can be reached on his cell phone at (415) 435-0041 between 8 am and 6 pm Monday through Friday. You can also contact him at

Can I email Matt some photos to get started?

Absolutely! Take a few photographs and email the images as attachments to Matt will call you back as soon as possible to discuss your project and schedule a time to come out in person to chat.

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Although a wee bit Irish, Matt Donlan is a native Californian, born, raised, and still living in San Rafael. Matt attended Marin Catholic High School and Sonoma State University.

Passionate about landscaping, Matt became a horticultural scientist and licensed landscape contractor. For over 30 years, Matt has created thousands of beautiful, sustainable landscapes throughout the Bay Area.

Be forewarned! There is a high chance Matt will underpromise and overdeliver, resulting in your complete satisfaction. There is also a strong likelihood that you will befriend Matt. Blame his likeability on his Irish heritage.

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