We pride ourselves on providing the highest level of quality workmanship that the landscape industry has to offer
In 1923, Nicholas Salivan founded a landscape company based on three simple principles: Dedication, Craftsmanship and Pride. Through four generations, Salivan Landscape continues to operate today as a family business, dependable and loyal to its roots. While methods and tools have evolved over time, our dedication to Nicholas Salivan’s founding principles has remained strong and unchanged.
Nicholas Salivan, an immigrant from Italy, founded Salivan Landscape with all work performed manually and services including grass cutting, gardening, shoe-shining and coal sifting
Donald Salivan takes over the business upon the death of this father Nicholas Salivan
Upon the request of clients, Donald Salivan starts doing small landscape and construction jobs for clients
Salivan Landscape’s gross revenue exceeds $10,000 for the first time in its history
Salivan relocates to a dedicated facility in Leaside, close to its clients in North Toronto, Forest Hill and Rosedale
Salivan outgrows its facility in Leaside and moves to a one-acre site in Markham
Gregg Salivan, son of Donald, joins the company on a full-time basis
Salivan begins to focus on serving condominiums to capitalize on this emerging trend across Toronto
Salivan purchases 4.5 acre of land in Scarborough and custom-builds a 13,000 sq. ft. facility
Salivan expands further by growing its landscape construction and its municipal tree planting services
Salivan celebrates its Centennial with a party.