Skift Take

While some of us barely know how to keep a potted plant alive, Valerio Morano Sagliocco and his team make sure many hotels, residential developments, and other businesses never have to worry about leaves losing their green — or whatever color they’re supposed to be — luster.

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Landscaping requires more tender loving care than a hotel’s non-living decor. That’s where the landscape designers and watering technicians at New York-based Morano Group come in. The third generation, family-owned and operated company’s attention and care to ornate lan