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Recent Pruning reviews in Perth

"Great job thanks Luke!"

Pruning of Shrubs/ hedge trimming

$150

"Magnificent job- had all the right tools to cut trees down, tidied everything up and took all the branches away. Will DEFINITELY use again"

Prune 2 trees and bit of weeding

$30

"Good communication, very friendly and thorough service. Thanks!"

Minor tree pruning and light weeding

$100

"Hardworking and got the job done in the allocated time. Will hire again. Thank you! "

Gardening/weeding/pruning

$120

"Thanks David for a thorough job. A very nice bloke as well."

Clean up/prune of hedge (bougainvillia) CLAREMONT

$250

"Peter is obliging & punctual with a sound knowledge of horticulture & tree pruning. I would recommend him for any related tasks. "

Tree pruner to prune & spray disease in bay tree

$800

What's the average cost of a pruning expert in Perth

$82 - $200

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$82

median

$140

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$200

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Average reviews for Pruning Services in Perth

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What do pruning services include?

An experienced pruning specialist can handle cutting your trees, shrubs, hedges, and other plants. Pruning (or cutting away dead or overgrown branches and stems) improves a plant’s health and appearance. 


If it’s your first time getting a Tasker to prune your plants, here’s a rundown of what they may do when they get to work on your garden: 


Removing debris and old growth 

The Tasker will usually check the plant for dead wood or flowers and remove those bits. They’ll keep the young growth intact. They may also remove old branches if there are new ones below them. 

 

Afterward, a Tasker can take away your pile of garden waste and dispose of it properly. Do you suddenly need a tool that neither you nor your Tasker has? In which case, you can book delivery service to get that set of secateurs or long-reach pruners for your last-minute gardening needs. 


Deciding on a shape for the plants 

The Tasker will typically assess if a plant needs to be pruned to a certain shape (if the plant is new), or if they need to trim it back to follow a certain look. For example, pyramid shapes allow for plenty of light, great for apple and pear trees. 

 

You can also discuss how you’d like your shrubs or trees to look with your Tasker! Your specialist will then try to achieve your vision for your garden or yard.    


Pruning the plants 

When pruning plants and trees, the Tasker needs to make good, clean cuts that finish at a point of growth. They’ll get rid of unproductive wood and make sure to encourage the growth of new shoots that will result in lots of fruits and flowers. 

 

The pruning process may vary depending on the type of plant: 

  • Plants may be pruned back by around 1/3 of their current growth. If it’s a flowering plant, the specialist may cut back the dead flower stems and stem tops. 

  • For hedges, the Tasker will typically follow your desired shape (e.g., a ball). Or, they may trim the sides of a hedge first, pruning the top last. The lowest parts of a hedge should be wider than the top. This structure lets the lower part of the plant get enough sunlight. 

  • As for trees, the pruning specialist may ensure the tree keeps growing laterally instead of upwards. For more complex tree trimming services, consider hiring a tree surgeon.  

 

Speaking of trimming back overgrown plants, did you know you can also book a lawn mowing service through Airtasker? Simply select the “Post a task” button to schedule an appointment! 



Recent Pruning tasks in Perth

Weeding and pruning creeping ficus

$75

Mount Hawthorn WA 6016, Australia

12th Sep 2022

Need general weeding and prunig of creeping ficus Type of gardening: Weeding, Hedge trimming Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible

Pruning and digging out.

$200

Claremont WA 6010, Australia

21st Jul 2022

Pruning hibiacus and digging out some cut back plants(hedges).

Gold Star Effort - Thanks

Pruning, weeding, whipper snipper for small lawn

$200

Perth WA 6000, Australia

11th Jul 2022

Weeding, pruning, cut lawn ( very small, use whipper snipper. Plant 6 plants. General clean up fallen leaves etc - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 15 July 2022

Thank you for fitting into schedule. Job completed to good standard.

Seeking ongoing home garden maintenance, pruning, hedging.

$200

City Beach WA 6015, Australia

13th Jun 2022

I am Seeking an experienced ongoing Gardener for home residential garden maintenance. Experience in pruning, hedging, shaping vegetation and irrigation required for established gardens. Must be able to hedge tall hedges Long term engagement. - Due date: Flexible

Tree pruning and leaves clean out

$300

Western Suburbs WA, Australia

22nd May 2022

Pruning of a tree to the gutter height and clean out of the leaves from the adjacent gutter. Please see attached photo. Leave the area clean at the end of the job (ie remove and disposal of pruning material and leaves)

Aiden did an excellent job , cleaned up all the material after the pruning. I would totally recommend Aiden for minor gardening jobs!

Gutters cleaned and tree branches pruned

$250

Shenton Park WA, Australia

26th Apr 2022

I need my gutters cleaned, they are particularly full of leaves and twigs. I also need overhanging tree branches cut back from our fence. Tree branches and leaves will need to be taken with you. You will also need your own equipment. We live in a one story house, however the front of the house is on stilts so you will need a ladder. - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 29 April 2022

Weeding, pruning, mulching before council pickup

$200

Mount Lawley WA 6050, Australia

31st Mar 2022

Gardening service required: - trim wysteria away from roof/solar panels and make tidy all around arbor - deadhead roses - weed rose gardens (2 garden beds) - weed verge garden - spread 2 bags of mulch - put green waste on verge for council pickup - Due date: Before Monday, 4 April 2022

Wow! What a dynamic duo. Cleaned up my messy garden in a few hours - it would have taken me days. Thank you for your quick and fabulous service.

Small verge weed pull and climbing rose prune

$50

Leederville WA, Australia

10th Sep 2022

Pull weeds and prune climbing rose. I will provide green bin for waste - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 15 September 2022

Fantastic job! Will use Natasha again

Winter Front Yard tidy up and tree pruning

$150

Inglewood WA 6052, Australia

16th Jul 2022

1 Remove all weeds/grass from the flower beds, driveway and small area on the left side of the garage, flower beds in front of the door, windows and to the side as well. 2 Winter pruning for Rose plants. 3 Prun down and in tree in front yard. Only the front of the house not the back. Must remove all rubbish and sweep up once done, including front door areas.

Pruning back large hedge

$250

Mosman Park WA 6012, Australia

8th Jul 2022

Pruning back of large hedge and general garden tidy up Type of gardening: Hedge trimming, Garden cleanup Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Flexible

Pruning of 2 large shrubs outside of business

$150

Jolimont WA, Australia

3rd Jun 2022

In need of someone to prune 2 large shrubs out the front of the business. These shrubs are between 3-4 meters high and will need to be halved in size. The foliage is to be removed from the premises. Tasker to bring the necessary equipment with them. - Due date: Flexible

Great work and a job well done.

Need some trees pruning

$100

Highgate WA, Australia

19th May 2022

Have 4 trees need pruning Have ladders just to old to be able to do the task

On time and completed with ease Lovely guy and will get back for more gardening

Prune clumping bamboo hedge

$120

Mount Lawley WA, Australia

17th Apr 2022

Prune established clumping bamboo hedge and remove green waste. Telescopic hedge Trimmer required due to height. - Due date: Before Friday, 22 April 2022

Landscaping - replace fake grass with real, tree pruning

$400

Leederville WA, Australia

19th Sep 2022

I'm after some landscaping work. 1. Replace fake grass with real grass (will need guidance on what we need to provide/recommendations). Patch is about 4 x 5m and we would need reticulation extended to this area. 2. Prune 3x magnolia trees 3. Prune (or remove if easier) 2x Lemon Trees. These trees were in pots but the roots have gone through the bottom and planted themselves. If it is easy to remove them we would be happy to do so. These extend over a fence to a neighbours laneway and a ladder would be needed. - Due date: Flexible

Weeding and pruning

$120

Perth WA, Australia

20th Aug 2022

need to prune one tree - requires a small ladder to reach the branches. Also weeding two garden beds approx 60mm x 5000mm - Due date: Needs to be done on Sunday, 21 August 2022

Excellent work. Mokhtar arrived on time, got on with the job and left the place clean and tidy. Very professional

Winter Front Yard Tidy Up and tree prune

$150

Inglewood WA 6052, Australia

16th Jul 2022

1 Remove all weeds/grass from the flower beds, driveway and small area on the left side of the garage, flower beds in front of the door, windows and to the side as well. 2 Winter pruning for Rose plants. 3 prune down and in tree in front yard Only the front of the house not the back. Must remove all rubbish and sweep up once done, including front door areas.

Weeding, some pruning

$135

Peppermint Grove WA, Australia

28th Jun 2022

I'm looking for someone to do some weeding for me today as well as some basic pruning. Probably around 4 hours.

Federico did a fantastic job. He was punctual, efficient, polite and a pleasure to meet. I would definitely recommend him for other jobs.

Hedges trimmed, driveway trees pruned

$150

Inglewood WA, Australia

22nd May 2022

Hi there, I need a gardener to prune my hedges, remove some dead hedge plants and prune drive way trees. Thanks, lilly - Due date: Needs to be done on Saturday, 28 May 2022

Resbit and Sally did a wonderful job! I’d absolutely recommend them to others with gardening jobs. Thanks so much!

Pruning tall Lilly Pilly hedge

$700

Mount Lawley WA, Australia

11th May 2022

As above. Hedge is ~5m tall and ~8m long. Needs about 2m off the top and the sides neatened. Will require a cherry picker to do this. There is good access via back lane way. Also minor pruning of 3 fruit trees. Can be done any time in the next month or so, preferably on a Mon or Wed but flexible.

Jesse was east to deal with and did a thorough job.

Prune olive trees, adjust retic & backyard tidy up

$200

Perth WA, Australia

6th Apr 2022

Prune medium sized olive trees reducing the length. Prune other plants in a small backyard. Adjust the retic pipe and (replace if required) fittings front and back. Dispose off green waste and tidy up. See pictures for more information

Good job done with great dedication and a very friendly person….highly recommend and will use again!