Ruppert Landscape Acquires Tree Amigos Outdoor Services

Ruppert Landscape, LLC (“Ruppert Landscape”), an industry-leading provider of commercial landscaping services, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Tree Amigos Outdoor Services, Inc. (“Tree Amigos”).

Serving the Florida market for nearly 24 years, Tree Amigos is a leading commercial landscape company in the Greater Jacksonville and Orlando areas. Founded and operated by Jim Proctor and Steve Nelson, Tree Amigos’ service offerings include commercial landscape maintenance and installation. The company operates as Green Orchid Landscape Services in the Orlando market.

The acquisition of Tree Amigos aligns with Ruppert’s vision to continue to grow the company’s footprint within current and adjacent markets.

“We are thrilled to welcome the entire Tree Amigos team to the Ruppert Landscape family,” said Ruppert Landscape CEO Phil Key. “Florida has been a key market of interest for us, and, in Tree Amigos, we’ve found an ideal partner. Our mutual commitment to team, customers, and superior service instills confidence in this partnership. We are going to learn a lot from one another and I am excited about what the combined businesses will achieve together,” Key affirmed.

“We sought out a partner that aligned with our vision and values, while being able to fast-track our growth and provide more opportunities for our team members,” said Jim Proctor. “We wanted an opportunity to remain an integral part of the company we’ve built and to continue our relationship with the many loyal, long-term clients that have helped us grow through the years. Partnering with Ruppert checked all those boxes, and we are excited about what the future holds,” said Proctor.

Tree Amigos CEO Rob Huether added, “We are looking forward to the support of Ruppert’s proven processes and systems which will enhance customer satisfaction and employee productivity enabling us to continue growing in the Florida market.”

About Ruppert Landscape

Ruppert Landscape, founded as a family and employee-owned business is a leading provider of commercial landscaping services.  Headquartered in Laytonsville, MD, Ruppert is proud of its 2,300 team members that serve customers from over 40 branches primarily throughout the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern US.  The company prides itself on its strong culture, commitment to its employees, unmatched attention to its customer and giving back to the community. For more information, please visit