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Planterra is a leading provider of interior landscape services and plant rentals serving corporate campuses of the Fortune 500, medical facilities, hospitality properties and premier retail destinations. Equipped to manage clients with multiple locations, Planterra’s national account program includes styling, formatting, procurement, and maintenance of office plants and interior holiday decorating across the United States and Canada.

Planterra’s Detroit-based design team has over 45 years of experience in plantscape design, installation and maintenance and regularly collaborates with architects, designers, construction and facilities professionals on living walls, atriums, faux landscapes, holiday displays, horticulture exhibits and interior plantscape installations.

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Washingtonia Palm Interior Boston Zoo
November 12, 2020

Big palms trees arrive at the Franklin Park Zoo

Boston, Massachusetts — Six massive twenty foot plus Washingtonia Palms arrive at Boston’s Franklin Park Zoo, courtesy of the Pliska Family, the owners of Planterra. “We are thrilled to have found such a perfect home for these specimen palms” says Shane Pliska, President of Planterra. The palms wight over 1,000 pounds and were acclimated under shade for 7-months prior to the installation. They were shipped 1,500 from Homestead, Florida via semitruck. The Franklin Park Zoo is “very enthusiastic about the development of the horticulture department and the tropical forest” says Mr. Stan Morris, Landscape Supervisor for the Tropical Forrest. According to Mr. Morris, The trees “will enhance the looks of the tropical forest, will help filter the air and provide habitat for the birds.” The
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