As Virginia’s oldest, native single-disciplined landscape architecture firm, Higgins & Gerstenmaier Landscape Architects has amassed a vast portfolio and attained extraordinary expertise. Our commitment to the principles of collaboration and problem solving with clients, architect and engineer partners, developers and builders has produced enduring relationships and quality design deliverables. Definition: Landscape Architecture transforms a collection of structures, berms, patches or plantings into a “sense of place”, consolidating a variety of styles, and uniting people, places and communities.