Larry Iorii is the President of Down to Earth, Inc. and has more than four decades of industry experience. Down To Earth provides personalized service from a “hands on owner” who has years of formal education. Our employees have an average of 15 years of grounds care experience, and we’ve been voted among the “Top Ten Small Landscape Companies” in the U.S.A.
99% customer retention rate – that’s right, we’re that good! Total Landscape and Consulting services available. We’re the Landscape Lighting and Lawn Renovation experts!
Our clients like us because we return calls, show up on time, and have 40 years of field experience and continuous education.

Our Employees

We have a unique situation. Most of our employees grew up in the neighborhood and work for our firm. For some, even after receiving their college degrees, Down To Earth Inc. became their home. In addition, many of our friends have their family work for us. As you can see, we have a close knit one of a kind situation. For your peace of mind, we know who is working on your property.

We receive approximately 50 letters/notes and 80 calls a year complimenting our conscientious, knowledgeable and friendly employees. Our letters are available for your review by request.

Larry Iorii, President


  • Down To Earth Inc. was selected as one of the top 10 small landscape businesses in the United States by Landscape Management Magazine. This is a national trade journal for the Greens Industry.
  • Presently, Larry Iorii, president of Down To Earth Inc. represents Northeastern region of the U.S. for educational content for Landscape Management Magazine.
  • Down To Earth inc. has been featured in numerous articles of various national trade magazines in the Industry.
  • Larry Iorii is a national and regional speaker for horticultural conferences.
  • Bachelor of Science from the University of Delaware
  • Certificate of Ornamental Horticulture from Longwood Gardens
  • President “The First State Branch of Delaware” P.G.M.S.(1979-1992)
  • Board of Directors, Delaware Turf Grass Assoc. (1983-1989)
  • Winners of the 2015 Delaware Nursery Design of Residentials
  • Director of DGMA 2009-2011

Kristin Iorii
  • Bachelors in Science at the University of Delaware
  • Student for continuing education at Longwood Gardens
  • Active member of Delaware Grounds Maintenance Association
  • Winners of the 2015 Delaware Nursery Design of Residentials
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