About Us

Founded by Anna Maria Island resident Joan Bowling in 2012, Shady Lady Horticultural Services provides service with a focus on the specific needs of island residents. Our President, Bob Thorne, took over operations in 2016. Joan Bowling will remain active as Founder and a landscape designer for the company.

Our design services are unmatched when it comes to the needs and wants of our customers both residential and commercial alike. We use a “Best Practices Approach” to construction and provide service like you are our neighbor, because you are! Request a quote today!