Mangrove Restoration, Shoreline Stabilization, Landscape Designer


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Leigh M. Fulghum, Botanist, Horticultural Consulting, Landscape Design, Wetlands Restoration, Shoreline Stabilization, Wild Crop Harvest

Professional Resume

Education Undergraduate and Graduate:

North Carolina State University School of Agriculture and Life Science, FAU; B.A. Biology ( Botany specialty) with honors; Graduate: Nova Southeastern University Oceanographic Center; completed 30 hours Masterís coursework in Marine Science and Coastal Zone Management; 4.0 GPA


Leigh Fulghum is a native of South Florida and has been been sole proprietor of a professional office for forty years working as a landscape designer, horticultural consultant, and biological environmental consultant. Her clients are homeowners, landscape architects, landscape committees, and homeowner and condominium associations.


  • Residential Landscape Design
  • Shoreline Stabilization Plans with Plants vs. Seawalls
  • Mangrove Restoration Planning
  • Wetlands Delineation
  • Wetlands Restoration Planning
  • Compliance with Environmental Mitigation Enforcements
  • Mitigation Project Monitoring
  • Horticultural Evaluation of and Recommendations for Property Landscaping and Maintenance
  • Plant specimen collection for exhibits
  • Location of sites and Permit Package Preparation for USDA Certified Organic Wild Crops Certification by Certification Agents


Landscape Design Design Awards :

Fort Lauderdale City Beautification Award for La Casa Vecchia restaurant
Boca Raton City Beautification Award for La Vieille Maison restaurant

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