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Good job. Very professional and efficient. I would use Danny again.

Front Garden Maintenance


Mike is a positive, hard working and friendly guy. He his is determined to get the job done and works hard to achieve it. Highly recommend. Thanks Mike.

Skilled Hedge Trimming, Pruning, and Lawn mowing


Excellent service. Did a superb job & was very efficient; Would highly recommend

Weeds removed from front & back


Lee B amazing young man. Assisted me with clearing my garden rubbish. Nice, polite and friendly. He went the extra mile to assist me in clearing my rubbish. Extremely appreciated. He loaded the van to full capacity.

Garden clearance


Rikki and Jade were great. Communication was timely, they were polite, efficient and did a great job. Would thoroughly recommend.

Front and Back garden tidy up


Great communication, really excellent job, and nice chap too! Many thanks

Mow the lawn & tidy the leaves








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Why hire a local gardener nearby through Airtasker?

You can hire a local gardener to help with almost any gardening task, from basic lawn mowing and weeding to planting and landscaping. A gardener will use their experience and equipment to create and maintain your garden, so it always looks its best. You don’t have to spend your weekends trying to catch up on lawn mowing and garden maintenance - instead, you can spend them relaxing outdoors, hosting guests, and hanging out with your family.

The best place to find a local gardener is on Airtasker. We’ve got experienced, top-rated nearby gardening experts ready to help with all things plants, grass, and dirt, regardless of your gardening task. Browse through Taskers offering various gardening services, such as hedge trimming, pressure washing driveways, patio cleaning, lawn care, turfing, and garden clearance.

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Top Gardening related questions

You can expect to pay between £60 - £150 when you hire a gardener through Airtasker. But the cost will depend on what tasks you need to do, your location, the size of your property, and how long the gardening will likely take. Learn more about how much gardening costs and set the right expectation, and get the right price estimate for the work. 

Hiring a professional gardener will give you the best result for your gardens while saving you time in gardening work. As some gardening work such as pressure washing requires special tools, professional landscaping and garden service can eliminate the need for hiring tools in case you don’t have them at home. Professionals use smart gardening tools combined with years of experience to take the best care of your plants and gardens. 

Gardeners don’t need specific qualifications, but they may have completed studies in horticulture or landscaping. However, your gardener will need good knowledge, experience in working with plants, and a reasonable physical fitness level, as gardening work takes a significant time and labour. 

Most gardeners will bring their own equipment, including lawn mowers, whipper snippers, leaf blowers, and safety gear. But some gardeners prefer to use the equipment provided at your home. It’s best to check with your gardener to see their approach so you’re both prepared.

Weekly gardening maintenance, landscaping, and lawn mowing on a regular-sized suburban block may take anywhere from 30 minutes to 2 hours. But if you need a major gardening service or have a larger block, you can expect your gardener to need more time.

Gardeners are experts in caring for gardens, including plants, lawns, weeding, pest control, and yard work. They help with gardening work, from planting flowers and pruning trees to trimming overgrown grass, mulching, and maintaining outdoor areas. Some can be flexible and may help in gutter cleaning and landscape design outside of the usual gardening tasks.

What do gardeners do?

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 & lawn 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 help in pruning your trees, hedge trimming, raking up leaves, and doing garden clearance to remove 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. As part of routine garden maintenance, 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, native 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 and turfing, too. Part of lawn maintenance and gardening work is levelling out any holes, aerating the lawn to encourage healthy growth, adding nutrients, spreading the correct seed variety, and adjusting the pH of your soil. Whatever needs to be taken away following the lawn maintenance will be added to the garden clearance. 

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.

Additional gardening services on top of regular lawn care include pressure washing or jet washing driveways and patio cleaning to remove moss or garden residue that makes the surfaces slippery. Some even offer deliveries from local garden centres.

Recent Gardening tasks

Tree And Bush pruning


South Croydon, Greater London

3rd Dec 2023

The trees are overgrown and need to be trimmed down. I would expect the excess trimmings to be disposed of as well. - Due date: Flexible

Trimming back of bushes and general clean up of small garden


Battersea, Greater London, SW11

3rd Dec 2023

Some bushes and plants need trimming back and general tidy up of leaves etc of a roughly 5 metre squared garden - Due date: Before Thursday, 14 December 2023

I need a gardener


Gipsy Hill, Greater London

3rd Dec 2023

I need my garden cleaned and tidied up - Due date: Flexible



Mowmacre Hill, Leicestershire

3rd Dec 2023

Front and back garden, cut and trimmed on the edges - Due date: Flexible

Drive to be weeded and excess leaves taken cleaned up


Abbey Wood, Greater London

2nd Dec 2023

We need our drive weeded and the leaves put in a bag in the green bins. We also have a small garden that needs to be tidied with some weeding - Due date: Flexible

Osman did a great job, and was thankfully available at short notice. We would gladly have him back!

Trim back my hedge in my garden


Crawley Down, West Sussex

2nd Dec 2023

I need someone to come and trim back my hedges in my garden - Due date: Flexible



Ashford, Surrey

2nd Dec 2023

NEED TO MOW THE LAWN and tidy up of the beds of the garden - Due date: Before Saturday, 16 December 2023

Cleaning garden


Upper Norwood, Greater London, SE19

2nd Dec 2023

Cleaning leaves etc from garden - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 8 December 2023

Weeding - must be done today


Whitton, Greater London

30th Nov 2023

Please see the pictures, only weeding. In picture with the alley way, only our side needs to be done. Must be done today. We have a green waste bin. Type of gardening: Weeding Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Needs to be done on Thursday, 30 November 2023

Great service, I would highly recommend. Thank you!

General gardening - weeding, lawn mow and tidy up


Fullwell Cross, Greater London

29th Nov 2023

In need of general gardening and tidy up of weeds, and lawn. - Due date: Before Friday, 1 December 2023

Angela carried out garden maintenance work with attention to detail and completed in a timely manner. Her work was very thorough and she provided advice and recommendations to reduce the weed growth occuring again.

Sweep leaves in the garden front and back


Streatham Vale, Greater London

29th Nov 2023

I would like someone to sweep and gather the leaves in my front and back garden. Type of gardening: Garden cleanup Size of garden: 50m²-100m² Has green waste bin: No - Due date: Flexible

Cleared the leaves in the back garden



Tooting, Greater London, SW17

23rd Nov 2023

General garden clean up, small lawn to mow, weeding, and hedge trim at the front of the property. Type of gardening: Lawn mowing, Garden cleanup, Weeding, Hedge trimming Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: No - Due date: Needs to be done on Friday, 24 November 2023

Did a great job with clearing our garden for our end of tenancy move out

Garden needs to be done


Goodmayes, Greater London

18th Nov 2023

Office garden needs to be cleaned and shaped - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 20 November 2023

Very nice and professional

Removal of garden waste


Kingsland, Greater London, E8

15th Nov 2023

Removal of garden wastage (back of picture) - Due date: Flexible

Great job, quick turnaround - thanks

Garden weeding and sweeping


De Beauvoir Town, Greater London, N1

8th Nov 2023

Front and back garden need weeding and sweeping Type of gardening: Garden cleanup, Weeding Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: as soon as possible

Leonardo was great. He was punctual and super quick in weeding and cleaning our front and back garden. Really friendly and easy to deal with. Would definitely recommend!

Removals from our garden


Kingston Hill, Greater London, KT2

7th Nov 2023

Hi We need someone to clear our garden from this. Please check the picture - Due date: Needs to be done on Tuesday, 7 November 2023

Great, Thanks a lot

Remove weed from pavement (front door) - tidy up plants in the garden


Clapham Park, Greater London

30th Oct 2023

Hi I need someone to help remove weeds from the pavement (front garage) and tidy up the garden (mainly side plants/growers). Many thanks - Due date: Needs to be done on Wednesday, 1 November 2023

Great job tidying up our garden/garage

Garden weeding


Loughton, Essex, IG10

30th Oct 2023

Weeding border down side of drive and removing small amount of ivy on gate. Need own tools Type of gardening: Weeding Size of garden: Under 50m² Has green waste bin: Yes - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday, 30 October 2023

Very punctual, quickly finished the job and cleaned up afterwards. Very happy. Thanks.

Unweed and clean front and back garden


Docklands, Greater London

25th Oct 2023

Clean front porch and front garden from leaves, pollen and branches Remove weeds in front porch and back garden /patio Apply weed killer Green waste removal - Due date: Needs to be done on Monday 30 of Oct July 2023 or Tuesday 31st of October, in the morning - Due date: Before Wednesday, 1 November 2023

Great and friendly service from Angela. Her communication was great, she was very punctual and flexible and our front porch and back garden was left spotless ! We would definitely use her services again.

Shrubbery cut back and disposal of garden waste


Chorleywood Bottom, Hertfordshire

24th Oct 2023

Shrubs facing the road are overgrown and need to be cut back away from the pavement and the waste disposed of. Please see attached photos. - Due date: Flexible - Due date: Before Friday, 27 October 2023

Very friendly and professional. Completed everything well.