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From our executive officers to our branch managers, the Ruppert Landscape management team is comprised of experienced landscape professionals.

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OUR COMPANY HISTORY

1971

At age 18, Craig Ruppert creates Ruppert Lawn Service, a residential lawn and garden maintenance operation that he runs from his family’s backyard with one used pick-up truck.

2021

With over 1800 employees and 29 branches located in PA, MD, DC, VA, NC, GA, TN, and TX, Ruppert Landscape is one of the largest commercial landscape companies in the industry.

1976

Ruppert Landscape Company is incorporated and focuses primarily on commercial landscape maintenance and installation.

1998

Ruppert Landscape Company’s services and equipment are sold during a period of industry consolidation. Ruppert Nurseries remains and continues to operate under Ruppert management.

2003

The sale’s non-compete agreement expires. Ruppert re-enters the commercial landscape market from its Laytonsville, MD headquarters.

1971

At age 18, Craig Ruppert creates Ruppert Lawn Service, a residential lawn and garden maintenance operation that he runs from his family’s backyard with one used pick-up truck.

1976

Ruppert Landscape Company is incorporated and focuses primarily on commercial landscape maintenance and installation.

1998

Ruppert Landscape Company’s services and equipment are sold during a period of industry consolidation. Ruppert Nurseries remains and continues to operate under Ruppert management.

2003

The sale’s non-compete agreement expires. Ruppert re-enters the commercial landscape market from its Laytonsville, MD headquarters.

2021

With over 1800 employees and 29 branches located in PA, MD, DC, VA, NC, GA, TN, and TX, Ruppert Landscape is one of the largest commercial landscape companies in the industry.

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IT Update: Back in the Office, Out in the Field

This past year, where many of our team members adapted to the changing work environment by incorporating working remotely, has given our teams a taste of the future.

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Ruppert Landscape Helps Install 660,000 Flags on National Mall to Commemorate Pandemic Toll

A Flag for each American Lost to COVID-19 will be planted on over 20 Acres of exhibition space at the base of the Washington Monument

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Understanding Cultural Differences in our Latinx Workforce

One way that we as individuals can work towards a more inclusive workplace is to learn about our cultural differences and work to understand them so we can try to bridge the gap.

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Media Alert Regarding Incident on Corporate Campus

At approximately 7:45 a.m. today there was an explosion caused by a gas leak at the corporate headquarters of Ruppert Landscape.

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Safety Spotlight: A Personal Approach to Safety

Region Safety Manager Adrian Karver describes how he will support our branch teams in his new role.

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Adrian Karver Promoted to Region Safety Manager

In this capacity, he will support the Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, D.C., and Northern Virginia branches to create a safer work environment for the company’s maintenance operations.

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Helping Employees Navigate Life’s Challenges through Employee Assistance Programs

Our number one value has always been the well-being of our people. It is with this mindset that we offer an Employee Assistance Program (EAP), providing practical assistance with life’s ups and downs.

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Ruppert Landscape Employees Enhance the Landscape of Children’s National Research & Innovation Campus

This community service event included $175,000 in materials & 1100 labor hours donated.

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Five Keys to Successful Seasonal Color Bed Maintenance

Summer is in full bloom! Here are five keys to a successful maintenance program to keep our flowering blooming all season long.

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Drew Dummann Promoted to Raleigh Branch Manager

Ruppert Landscape recently promoted Drew Dummann to lead the company’s Raleigh, North Carolina location as branch manager.

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