Horticultural training, talks, walks and demonstrations
Ever wanted to know how to prune that rose? or what is the best way to grow your veg? Then I am able to help out with on site training on all areas of gardening either as a once off or as part of a training program for you, your club or your garden team!
I also offer talks for any club, group or dinner party covering many aspects of horticulture
Horticulture advisory-plant and garden problem solving and advice
I can help with any little problem within your garden and you plants, whether its a full garden survey looking at how the garden is and how you would like it to be, to just looking at what plant would look good and grow well there.
It can also just look at one small problem area like rose replant disease and how to over come these challenges.
Also identify any plant you have growing and the best ways to look after them.
Basically any problem in your garden i could be able to help solve it.
I also offer a total design package for your garden or just for your borders if you would like. All types of designs undertaken from herbaceous borders to gravel gardens, low maintenance to high maintenance gardens. expert in rose garden design.
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Horticultural material and equipment sourcing and advice
Need help finding anything you need for your garden? From a special designed garden structure to a new lawn mower, from materials to plants, I can help advise and source for you often at prices below the garden center
Garden maintenance, renovation and landscaping
I am able to carry out all forms of garden maintenance including:
Expert pruning of roses, all types of shrubs, climbers, fruit bushes and trees and small tree works.
Small tree felling and works.
Spraying of herbicide, pesticides and fungicides
Weeding of borders.
Cutting back of herbaceous plants.
Lifting and dividing of herbaceous plants.
Planing and planting of all types and sizes of plants including trees, shrubs, roses, herbaceous plants, bulbs and annuals.
Vegetable planing and sowing, providing maximum productivity for the area.
Soil preparation and care including single and double digging, mulching with bark, gravel and manure.
Lawn maintenance, repair and improvements of all types of lawns including wildflower meadows, formal lawns, informal lawns using strimmers, rotary mowers, cylinder mowers, scarifier,lawn aerators, sprayers and fertilizer spreaders. lawn repairs including over seeding, patching worn areas, adding topdressing to the lawns.
Hedges, the planting, training, trimming, renovation and reduction of all types of hedges including informal hedges, formal hedges and topiary. All sizes from 6" to 21ft!
Ponds, streams and rivers, maintenance of both the banks and the water courses themselves.
Edging of lawn.
Pressure washing of hard surfaces including decking and paving.
Cleaning up of leaf debris on grass, paths and hard surfaces.
Coppicing of hazel and other plants that require coppicing.
Garden clearance undertaken.
Shredding of green waste done onsite.
Removal of stumps.
Bamboo root barriers fitted.
Most areas of landscaping are also carried out including:
All types of wooden work undertaken including Decking, fencing, building of garden structures, raised beds, pergolas and compost bins.
Patios, all materials used including slate, limestone, sandstone and concrete.
Turfing all areas done from formal lawns to meadows.
Grass seed, all areas done from formal lawns to meadows.
Paths, all materials used including brick, pavers, slabs, gravel, bark and lawn.
Border edges using metal, brick stone and wood.
Creation of rockies, ponds and gravel gardens
Leveling off of sites.
Building of shed and greenhouse bases and units.
My prices start from £120 for half a day