Garden City Tree and Landscape is locally owned and operated by Chris Stansfield and Colin Eaton. Chris and Colin have over 40 years combined experience in landscaping and their crew has over 250 years combined experience creating and working landscapes throughout the Greater Victoria area. Along with the skill and expertise that comes from decades of experience, Chris and Colin bring a natural passion and pride for the work they do.

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The Crew

Great work requires great people. That’s why Colin and Chris spent years developing and training the Garden City team to understand the importance of quality over quantity, the value of paying attention to every detail and the impact of taking pride in everything they do—and it shows in their work!

Of all the things they grow, relationships are the most important. Whether they work with you on a commercial project, a residential makeover or a brand new development, they believe in creating long-term relationships with all their clients.

Chris Stansfield


Chris comes from a long-line of northern Italian farmers so working with the land comes naturally to him. A 2001 graduate of the Malaspina University College Horticulture program, Chris started Garden City Tree and Landscape in 2003 after working for a few years as an arborist with a Victoria tree company. Chris specializes in the creative aspects of a landscape. Chris is also the proud father of three beautiful children and a devoted husband to partner Ronda.

Colin Eaton


Colin grew up in the West Kootenay (Rossland Ski Country) and he came to the Island over 20 yrs ago. A Certified Organic Land Care Professional, Colin also holds certification in Ecological Landscape Design, Organic Turf Management and Organic Soil Management. Colin’s strong business background helps ensure projects get completed in a structured, efficient and professional manner. Colin in the proud father of three beautiful children and a devoted husband to Rachel.

Garden City Crew

Our team has over 250 years of experience in landscape design, construction and maintenance.

Our Customers

Our customers share their experiences…read more testimonials.

I have never used a professional landscaping company before and I must say, this experience has been fantastic! There are so many good things about your company: the website, the organization of work, the prompt replies, the friendly workers, the understanding of people who know nothing about yard work and the appearance of your fleet! Working with me to find a solution within my budget showed that you go the extra mile for a customer. Considering I guessed with my choices on the web, I am very pleased that your website did not lie, what I saw was what I got.

Please extend my thanks to the crew that worked through the rain and in the mud! My backyard is happier already! Your business card will be passed along to another with my highest recommendations and we will work together again, as soon!!

Connie TeKamp
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