Voted Best of the Valley

For 7 Straight Years!

Whitehead's Landscaping is a full service landscaping company committed to offering quality services at competitive prices.

Whitehead's Landscaping Best of the Valley silver 2019

Our Company

Landscaping + Snow Removal

Residential + Commercial Maintenance

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Our Story

April 2004

Gunnar and Merri Whitehead have been in the landscaping and Snow Removal Business in the Wood River Valley for 24 years.
Gunnar Whitehead, began mowing lawns at a very early age when he helped his family’s landscaping business in New London, New Hampshire. It was in New London where he met Merri who was attending College. After moving to Wood River Valley in 1991 to play hockey for The Sun Valley Suns, Gunnar and Merri started their own landscaping business on a small scale. By 1994, they were mowing lawns and installing irrigation systems in the evening after finishing their day jobs. The business has grown steadily ever since and so has their family. Gunnar and Merri have four children. Reide and Colby attend Boise State College while also running their own divisions of the landscaping business, Eco Irrigation and Whitehead’s Worms. The family’s passion for the environment and organic fertilizing options inspired Reide to open Eco Irrigation, a water conservation business that installs and monitors smart irrigation technology.

Colby began his environmentally sustainable business, Whitehead’s Worms in 2019 to administer organic fertilizer known as compost “tea”. Whitehead’s

April 2019

Worms turns expired fruit and paper waste into nutrient dense fertilizer for your lawn and gardens.

Lily and Fern, another division of Whitehead’s Landscaping was designed in 2014 by Gunnar and Merri in order to dedicate a company specifically for gardens and flowers. Lily and Fern is dedicated to providing clients with top quality, personalized service to meet individual garden and homeowner needs.

Whitehead’s Landscaping and Lily and Fern are full service landscaping companies and are committed to offering quality services at competitive prices. Together, they offer maintenance programs to both residential and commercial properties throughout the valley. Creativity, quality of commitment and product, combined with knowledge, will create a complete and beautiful outdoor living space for any budget.

Thank you for visiting our websites. We are proud of our continued success in the Wood River Valley going on 25 years in business, thank you for your support.

Our Partners

We work in cooperation with the WRLT ensuring we are water wise, protecting both the soil and water. 

Making us:

We have environmentally friendly choices available and organic solutions for all your growing needs. 
With an A+ Rating for over 10 years
Helping clean up our cities, neighborhoods, and trails after the long winter
” Welcome to the future of Irrigation”
Whitehead’s newest partner Eco Irrigation is a water conservation business that installs AND monitors smart irrigation technology to adjust and personalize your landscape.