Remodeling and Home Design


Joseph B. Heller is the founder and owner of Simply Sustainable Landscaping, a company specializing in landscape design and installation with an emphasis on native and low maintenance options, general maintenance, and organic vegetable garden consultation, design, and installation. His passion is helping his clients discover how they most want to beautify their landscape and educating them on the importance of sustainable, responsible stewardship of the land.

Prior to starting his own business Joseph worked for Bowood Farms, a garden nursery in St. Louis, MO, for over five years. He worked as a tree and shrub consultant for four years. He was then promoted to Landscape Supervisor, where he was responsible for all of the landscaping accounts for Bowood Farms.

While working for Bowood Farms Joseph attained a Bachelor’s degree in Communications from St. Louis University. After graduation, inspired by his work at the nursery, he realized he had found his calling within the horticultural world of St. Louis. He went on to achieve his Associate’s degree in Applied Science, Horticulture from St. Louis Community College, Meramec.

Equipped with the experience and knowledge necessary to begin his own venture, Joseph started Simply Sustainable Landscaping and entered the St. Louis “green scene.”