Products & Services

Products & Services
Get access to my on-the-ground (in the ground?) experience. 🤠

🌱Custom Plant List for Texas Native & Food Forest Landscapes

Bring your dream Texas landscape to life with a personalized touch! My Custom Plant List service offers a comprehensive, tailored list of Texas Native and/or Food Forest plants specifically curated for your site and goals.

This service is designed for those who want a thriving, resilient, and sustainable landscape. It ensures you get the right plants for your unique environment and goals. With my certification in Permaculture Design from the Permaculture Institute of North America, you’ll receive expert recommendations and guidance to make your Texas landscape flourish.

What You’ll Get:

  • Personalized Survey: A customized questionnaire helps me understand your property’s specifics and landscape goals, ensuring the plant list aligns with your vision.
  • Custom Plant List: Receive a detailed, expert-curated list of plants within a few days, complete with:
    • Planting and Care Instructions: Step-by-step guidance ensures your plants thrive from day one.
    • Sun/Shade Requirements: Detailed information on where to place each plant for optimal growth.
    • Optimal Placement and Water Use: Maximize your garden’s potential with tailored plant positioning and irrigation advice.
    • Additional Tips and Considerations: Expert insights to enhance your garden’s health and beauty.
  • Local Purchase Information: Conveniently find where to buy your plants locally, saving you time and ensuring you get the best quality plants for your garden.

This service provides a personalized, expert-curated plant list from me (Cory Ames) to help you create a beautiful, resilient, Texas landscape. Enjoy the confidence of knowing you’re planting the right species for your environment, and let’s make your Texas garden a haven for native plants, wildlife, and even food forestry!


🤠 Texas-Sized Native Plant / Food Forest Consult

Transform your landscape with a personalized touch! My "Texas-sized" Native Plant and Food Forestry Consult is your ultimate guide to creating a thriving, sustainable garden tailored to Texas’s unique environment and various ecoregions.

Whether you dream of a lush Texas food forest or a vibrant native plant garden (or a mix between the two!), this service gets you access to expert advice and actionable plans.

With a certification in Permaculture Design from the Permaculture Institute of North America and hours tinkering, planting, and pruning in my own home landscape, I bring a wealth of knowledge and passion to every consultation.

What You’ll Get:

  • Personalized Consultation: Submit your basic info and pressing questions about your Texas native planting or food forestry plans.
  • Comprehensive Preparation: Before our call, I’ll research your site, review your questions, and gather relevant information to ensure our time together is impactful.
  • 60-minuteAdd a custom-rate site visit for a hands-on assessment and detailed guidance for Texas residents Video Call: Discuss your plans, get answers to your questions, and receive tailored advice and resources.
  • Email Support: Receive follow-up email support for questions and guidance for up to 6 months after our call.
  • Site Visit (OPTIONAL ADD-ON): Add a *custom-rate site visit for a hands-on assessment and detailed guidance for Texas residents only.
    • *Texas is a big state. 😅 Quotes for site visits must be custom to accommodate different distances, property sizes, etc.

This 60-minute session costs $250 and promises to be the most valuable investment you’ll make in planning your resilient and beautiful Texas home landscape.


👋 Hey! I'm Cory Ames

I'm the founder of Ensemble Texas. I'm certified in Permaculture Design from the Permaculture Institute of North America and my goal is to make it easier for you to get Texas native and adapted plants into the ground.

Learn More About Ensemble Texas