Veracka has worked in landscape gardening in New England and across
the United States since 1982, creating gardens from small urban
spaces to large gardens in the country.
At the root of his work is a reverence for nature and respect for
the natural environment.
Michael's landscape philosophy brings together his educational training
at the Rhode Island School of Design (where he earned a Masters
Degree in Landscape Architecture), Providence College, the New Alchemy
Institute, and practical experience as an organic grower and market
gardener, environmentalist, stone artisan, licensed arborist, certified
horticulturist and urban gardener.
has taken his skills to the class room, developed course work and
shared his expertise at the podium before numerous groups.