Green Thumb Guru. Lawn Doctor names Horticulturist.

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( — April 17, 2015) Hanover, , MA — 


Lawn care service company Lawn Doctor of Lawn Doctor of Boston, the South Shore, and Cape Cod recently added Mike McDonald, a Pembroke resident, as their staff horticulturist.  As a horticulturist, McDonald specializes in the applied science of cultivating and properly nurturing desirable plant species.


A lifelong passion for the environment started early for Mike McDonald while growing up in the business of growing, on his family farm. Located in Annapolis Royal Nova Scotia, Canada, the farm primarily grows berries.


Mike further ripened his green thumb studying at Nova Scotia College and then at Acadia University’s KC Irving Environmental Science Center.


As a self proclaimed “environmentalist at heart” Mike brings his horticultural assets to South Shore Massachusetts as Lawn Doctor’s horticulturist. Here Mike is able to apply his expertise to make local lawns more lush.


“We are very excited to have an expert horticulturalist on our staff,” noted Tom Norton, the second generation to own and manage Lawn Doctor of Boston, the South Shore, and Cape Cod. He added, “Mike will fill the role making sure our Service Technicians are expertly trained and armed with all the knowledge needed to deliver the best results on every lawn.  He will also serve our customers in giving them expert advice, answering their lawn care questions and helping to resolve any lawn problems.” 


A healthy lawn creates oxygen, removes dust and dirt, and filters water passing through its roots leaving pollutants behind and many more benefits. Lawn Doctor of Boston, the South Shore, and Cape Cod is a local, family owned and operated business serving over 6,000 homeowners in the Greater Boston region.  Main offices are located in Hanover, MA.


For more information about Lawn Doctor, visit or call 800-831-1319.

Lawn Doctor

273 Winter St, #1
Hanover, , MA United States 02339

(781) 826-2920