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Best rated Gardeners in East Melbourne

Benjamin S

Surrey Hills VIC

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"Great job thanks Benjamin"

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Kim S

Ringwood VIC

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"Highly recommended! Did a very thorough job with everything. Did exactly what was agreed and more. So glad to finally have someone we can contact for ..."

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Tin tin T

Forest Hill VIC

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"Thanks for a speedy and thorough Job! 5 stars!"

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Oscar W

Fairfield VIC

(64)

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"Oscar did a great job to bring my garden back it it supposed to be. Thanks "

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Andrew D

Ringwood North VIC

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"Andrew did a great job with my lawn! Definitely would recommend to others! Look forward to using him again for future gardening maintenance. "

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Anthony f S

Armadale VIC

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"Anthony is very friendly, capable and knows his stuff! My garden is looking great and he will be back to do some more gardening projects for me. "

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"Work hard, easy to talk, nice guy, highly recommended."

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Simon C

Canterbury VIC

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"Great work!!"

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Recent Gardening reviews in East Melbourne

"Nicely done "

Front and back yards need lawn maintenance

$65

"high recommend him"

Gardening help

$80

"Adam was EXCELLENT. He was courteous, punctual and exceeded expectations. Our garden looks a treat. Definitely recommend Adam to ANYONE looking for gardening or handyman tasks!!"

Need some help with Gardening

$40

"Chris worked like a beaver and achieved far more than I expected. Thoroughly recommended."

Prepare ground for two small trees and garden tidy

$80

"Perfect Job"

Mowing and Weeding my backyard

$30

"Great tasker Thoroughly recommended would use agin "

Gardening - mowing

$45

What's the average cost of a gardener in East Melbourne

$70 - $150

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$70

median

$100

high

$150

Average reviews for Gardening Services in East Melbourne

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What do gardening services include?

Gardening services range from basic mowing and maintenance to full landscape gardening help. Here are some of the most common gardening services near you and what you can expect from each when you hire a gardener:

Garden maintenance & mowing

Regular garden maintenance is important to keep your property neat, under control, and looking its best. Whether you need a one-off tidy up, maintenance while you’re away on holiday or regular upkeep, a gardener can help.

Lawn mowing will start by clearing the area with a general garden tidy up. Then your gardener will mow all grass areas, including your front and back lawn, and footpath. Then they’ll use the brushcutter to whipper snip any edges. Gardeners can also prune your trees, trim your hedges, and rake up leaves and debris.

Weeding & pest control

Gardens can struggle to flourish thanks to problems like weeds and pests that eat or crowd out your plants and lawn. Your local gardeners can help by weeding your lawn by hand or spraying lawns with herbicides that kill the weeds, without affecting the type of grass you’re growing.

Your gardener will also work to prevent weeds in the future by mulching around plants over a layer of newspaper or cardboard so weeds can’t go through. Your gardener will treat unwanted pests using pesticides, tailoring the treatment to keep your home and garden free from spiders, caterpillars, cockroaches, and ants.

Garden planting

Need to fill out your garden bed or plant up a new section in your garden? Your gardener can help choose the right plants that will grow well in your garden. They’ll consider factors like optimum plant positioning, sunlight levels, moisture levels and rainfall, seasons, natives vs introduced species, maintenance needs, and more. They’ll choose plants for your garden that will look at home in their surroundings, but also match the level of care and maintenance you (or your gardener) can provide.

Lawn restoration

If your lawn’s been overrun by weeds or it’s looking a bit dead or bare in patches, your gardener can help with lawn restoration, too. They can level out any holes, aerate to encourage healthy growth, add nutrients, spread the correct seed variety, and adjust the pH of your soil.

They’ll choose the right variety of lawn to lay turf or seed your lawn. Finally, they’ll water it all in, ensuring you know proper lawn care measures between visits, or set up irrigation for daily automatic watering.

Recent Gardening tasks in East Melbourne

Garden cleanup and weeding

$100

Hawthorn VIC, Australia

4th Dec 2020

I need a garden clean up - mainly weeding in two large garden beds in the backyard (the weeds here are fairly tough), and some lighter weeding in a front garden as well (about 10 x 2m). I also have some creeper vines coming from my neighbours fence that I'd like removed, this part would only take 10 mins or so. Assuming it's a 2 hour job. I have two large green bins for garden waste which should be enough but you may need one other bag.

Clean up garden (front yard/backyard) of home

$200

Blackburn North VIC 3130, Australia

4th Dec 2020

Looking for someone to help clean front and backyard, remove weeds and make look presentable. Home is located in Blackburn Vic 3130.

Garden tidy up

$200

Balwyn VIC, Australia

3rd Dec 2020

I see someone to come cut back, weed, and tidy up my garden. Front of my home is just grass and will need to mow and weed. Back yard needs to be fully weeded and trees cut back and then make look tidy Drive way needs to be weeded as well. I also need some free wast taken away.

Garden cleaning

$100

Hawthorn VIC, Australia

26th Nov 2020

Cleaning weeds, pulling out some plants by the roots, disposing them

Anthony helped me with a really overgrown yard in a quick and efficient manner. Happy with the work, the place looks much better after.

Garden help’

$100

Camberwell VIC, Australia

24th Nov 2020

Weeding. Soil prep for lawn seed

Wonderful Kris !!! Wonderful job - great attention to detail. Couldn’t be happier

Weeding and removal of weed

$250

Doncaster, Victoria, Australia

22nd Nov 2020

We have a land with an incomplete building on it and has been sitting there for a while. Fire season is here and our council wants us to get it cleaned up. So we need the weeds cut down and removed to minimize fire risk. Spraying some weed killer will be nice too to prevent it from growing back. Total area i would say is around 500sqm possibly. Front yard and back yard. Backyard can be accessed from the side of house and there is a small step down the retaining wall as the site is sloping down to the back. So could be hard to get lawnmower to the backyard unless it's a small and light one. The picture shows the ground floor of the home. There is a basement under it as well. It's a building site so just watch your step.

Job well done again. Thank you very much mate. Appreciate it.

End of lease gardening small garden

$80

Wonga Park, Victoria, Australia

17th Nov 2020

Just need our garden weeded and possibly mowed for an end of lease. Any time from now to 28th of November, ideally around 26th

Astounded at how much he could do in 2 hours. Should have the job title garden magician. Highly recommended

Rotary hoe the front lawn area

$150

Camberwell VIC 3124, Australia

4th Dec 2020

Rotary hoe the front lawn area. approx. 45msq

Garden stuff

$99

Balwyn North VIC 3104, Australia

4th Dec 2020

Weeding and trimming stuff

Lawns mowed and general tidy up after lease

$130

Doncaster VIC, Australia

2nd Dec 2020

Front and side nature strip with small front garden mowed (hasn’t been done in a while). General garden tidy up with minor weeding.

Went above and beyond. Great service

Garden maintenance and general clean up

$300

Mont Albert VIC, Australia

24th Nov 2020

Posting job for my parents. Weeding, pruning, general garden tidy up. Front and a small back yard that both need maintenance and cleanup work. They're currently a little overgrown as been away in regional Vic for the lockdown period. Please let me know your availability. Pretty flexible with time frame. Looking forward to hearing from you!

Absolutely cannot recommend any higher. Fabulous job done. Garden hasn’t looked so good! Very professional, punctual and friendly. Would recommend the services to anyone and everyone. Thankyou EG.

Clear up garden areas and apply mulch

$800

Blackburn VIC, Australia

23rd Nov 2020

Hi all, We're looking for somebody to come to clear up our garden areas before Friday and spread mulch over those areas. Bonus points if you're able to kill weeds. We also have some newly grown gumtrees that need to be removed. I doubt an arborist will need to be used for this job.

Finished cleaning our garden, organised and spread mulch just in time for our public event on Saturday evening. Thank you! Will be using you in the future.

I need garden maintenance of a small garden

$150

Doncaster East VIC, Australia

20th Nov 2020

1) Plant new flowering plants in the garden ( Might need to buy plants) 2) Create 3 long pots for hebds and plat some herbs (We have seeds and potting mix) 3) Apply soil ferilizer/plant pestiside etc. (We have some however we can buy if more is needed) 4) Clenup the garden bed and surrounding of leaves, twigs etc. 5) Provide maintenance suggestions. If we like the services, we can provide regular maintenance tasks.

Job well done. Highly recommended.

Backyard tidy up, weeding, light pruning

$160

Kew VIC, Australia

4th Dec 2020

General small backyard tidy up (50 sqmtrs?), weeding, light tree base pruning, mulching and dead leaves pick up. I don’t anticipate the job would take longer than 4-5 hours (done it myself in 5 hours in the past)

General garden maintenance

$100

Ferntree Gully VIC, Australia

4th Dec 2020

Looking for an honest and reliable gardener who can maintain my rock and succulent garden. There's no lawn to mow!! Only weeding, pruning and trending to the pot plants. Would prefer this to be on an ongoing basis. Green waste bin provided.

General gardening and weeding

$204

Melbourne VIC, Australia

4th Dec 2020

Weeding of garden, stacking of prunings from rear garden to small tipper for disposal, some shoveling and wheel barrowing of soil from old planter boxes .

Weed Pulling

$150

Doncaster East VIC, Australia

29th Nov 2020

We need weeding done in the front and back yard

Johnrey is an exceptional worker! I was blown away by the tidiness of his work and the speed at which he completed the task. We will definitely be using his services again and recommend him!

Garden edging

$150

Hawthorn VIC, Australia

24th Nov 2020

Putting in 15 panels of clip together garden edging

Excellent service.

General garden tidy-up + rubbish removal

$250

Melbourne VIC, Australia

22nd Nov 2020

Small garden that needs tidying-up including weeding, clearing some grass, and some rubbish removal (not very much).

Prompt response, on-time, efficient, and did the job perfectly! Very happy with her service.

Weeding for a long stretch (manual)

$100

Kew, Victoria, Australia

18th Nov 2020

We need weeding done manually (by hand) for a stretch of 1x10 metres ASAP Incl green waste removal Incl weed spray

Excellent Communication. Very hard-working and diligent. Thank you so much Qu.