Mike had just been laid off, and he started mowing lawns and trimming hedges to make money. Lucy was a pre-business major at the University of Iowa.
Lucy Hershberger said it was a humble start. Now, 25 years later, she said she can look back at all the stepping stones that turned a lawn-mowing business into a thriving landscaping, nursery and garden center at 125 Forevergreen Road in Coralville. The business is celebrating its silver anniversary all throughout June.