A unique service that lets you personalize your experience from planning to sourcing, we’ve got you covered.
New for Spring 2021.
Introducing Garden Consulting Services.
Basic. Affordable. Fun.
Your garden, in person or via video call.
I’ll take a look at what you have to work with. What size is the garden? Temperature? Sun exposure? Potential pests? Colors? Annuals? Perennials? Make a statement or hide a mess? Over 20 years of at-home gardening experience built on practicing in my own garden, learning from fellow gardeners, reading, and salvage gardening.
Now is the time, to get your garden ready with a consult
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by Around the Garden with Darlene
Container garden installation and weekly maintenance.
Basic, simple, or an extravaganza of color at your front door or around your patio.
I’ll assemble an assortment of blooms and foliage to make your baskets or container gardens come to life.
Plants, flowers, whimsical decorations-we’ll provide you with options and come out and install them.
Containers-we can provide one or use ones you already own.
Rates(rate is per container assembled):
Small (up to 12″ h x 12 “w) $25
Medium (13″-24″h x w) $30
Large (25″h x25″w and up) $35+
Materials at cost, paid for by client .
Weekly container garden maintenance
Hourly rate, $20/hour. Minimum 30-minute visit.
5% discount with a minimum 4 week contract.
Garden Visit by Darlene
Yes, I will come to your garden to see what you have to work with. Let’s talk about your wish list, abilities, and budget. Have your list of ideas and pictures ready. Hand-written documents and diagrams welcome.
We’re here to have fun, in your garden, for you.
Hourly rate, $25/hour. Minimum 1 hour required. 10% discount if more than 5 hours required.
Shopping for your garden with Darlene
After we decide what you need, let’s meet at a local garden center. Shopping is more fun with company.
This also ensures you get what you want, within budget.
Hourly rate, $25/hour. Minimum 1 hour required. 10% discount if more than 5 hours required. Materials at cost, paid for by the client.
Sourcing for your garden by Darlene
Let Darlene do the sourcing for you. I know all the hidden gems and lots of suppliers.
You stay home, I’ll get the goods to you.
Hourly rate, $35/hour. Minimum 1 hour required. 10% discount if more than 5 hours required. Materials at cost, paid for by the client.