About RIverview

Riverview Nursery & Garden Center was founded by Donald A. Haas in 1973, and has grown to be one of Berks County’s largest and most respected garden center, nursery and landscaping companies.

Diane Salks Riverview Tree and Landscaping

Serving Berks Since 1979

Our Nursery & Garden Center is located on 18 acres in Temple, outside Reading in Berks County, Pennsylvania, and has been serving its customers since 1979 with the freshest and healthiest plants, trees, shrubs, fruit trees, indoor plants, gardening supplies and so much more.

In 1995, Donald Haas’ daughter, Diane Salks, took over the business, making Riverview a 100% woman-owned business. Riverview Nursery & Garden Center is a division of Riverview Tree & Landscaping, Inc. 

Riverview’s Areas of Expertise include:

Property Maintenance

Installation of Pavers

Seeding & Sodding

Landscape Design & Installation

Commercial & Residential Lawn Mowing

Tree Pruning & Removal Services

Commercial Lawn & Landscape Property Maintenance

Residential Lawn & Landscape Property Maintenance

Pond Installation Services

Pond Maintenance Services

Meet Our Staff

Depending on the season, Riverview’s staff includes between 24 and 30 trained, experienced, and licensed professionals, several of whom have been with the company for nearly 40 years. Staff certifications, training, and educational updates occur on an on-going basis.

Administrative Staff

Diane Salks

Diane Salks

President

Carol Hottenstein

Carol Hottenstein

Office Manager

Landscaping Staff

Mike Hagel

Mike Hagel

Landscape Designer / Landscaper

Paul Loomis

Paul Loomis

Senior Landscape Designer

Aleks Salks

Aleks Salks

Landscape Designer / Pond Design and Installation / Landscaper

Mowing and Maintenance Staff

Sam Strause

Sam Strause

General Foreman

Ronald P. Gattone

Ronald P. Gattone

Foreman

Gary Braddock

Gary Braddock

Pond Maintenance Coordinator

Garden Center Staff

April Johnson

April Johnson

Farm Operations Coordinator

Caitlin Miller

Caitlin Miller

Workshop & Events Coordinator

Aleah Salks

Aleah Salks

Garden Center Manager