the garden group
The garden group’s main service offering includes the Design and Installation of Garden Landscapes, as well as the Maintenance & Management thereof.
Gardens create first impressions of what is to come, in a specific landscape; be it residential, commercial, industrial, or recreational. They help visitors feel instantly welcome and encourage them to spend more time in the environment. Tell people that you take pride in your environment, and that details in appearances are important to you; with a well-established and maintained garden landscape.
Our permanent on-site teams – supported by qualified managers – are dedicated to ensuring that your garden is a hassle-free source of pride, practicality and pleasure. We offer various maintenance regimes, to suit your budget, while adding value in the areas that matter to you most.
We strive to weave sustainability into all our garden and landscaping projects. With great attention to elements sustainable soils, responsible use of water and the incorporation of native plants; we are creating more than just an environment easy on the eye - we are creating a habitat, an environment that is bound to grow and evolve into something more beautiful over time.
Browse our wide range of Garden Landscaping, Design & Maintenance Services offered.
Landscape Maintenance & Management
The garden group offers a quality residential, commercial and industrial garden maintenance service in Gauteng, and beyond. This allows you to deal with one contractor for all your garden landscaping management needs. Our professionally, talented team understands that as a landscape is constructed, your ideas may develop. With our industry experience, we have the capacity to make those ideas become a reality.
We aim to maintain outdoor garden landscapes that’ve been painstakingly installed, to the highest international standards, for years to come. We pride ourselves in building lasting relationships with our clients in the process. So, whether it’s a small or large-scale garden landscape, The garden group is in it for the long haul.
We have a qualified Horticulturalist who will visit you, assess your garden maintenance needs, prescribe a wholesome package; while taking the size of a garden and amount of detail required into account. Garden maintenance can be scheduled weekly, depending on your needs; as we have the capacity to provide this service.
Our Garden Service packages include the following, but not limited to: General grass and edge cutting; the removal of decaying leaves; the cultivating and aeration of soil; prune shaping and trimming; the blowing of walkways and pavements; the aeration of flower beds; seasonal gutter cleaning; and the removal of rubble generated by our team; etc.
Landscaping Installation & Construction
A well-planned garden landscape design will bring definition to an outdoor living space. We specialize in using various elements of nature to bring about a balance - in refreshing sights, sounds, smells, and colour contrasts. We offer a complete garden design and installation service, with special attention paid to the overall project management.
The garden group’s experienced team of landscape installers have, over the past 34 years, developed an extensive and reliable supply chain for plant material and other landscape design material; to ensure that whatever the project size, it is completed to the highest standard possible, on time and within budget. Where more specialised plant material is required or where geography dictates, The garden group has the capacity and the ability to custom design and conform to the purpose.
Our team’s skills are as diverse as our projects, giving us both the manpower and the expertise to deliver on large-scale landscaping projects from the planning phase and installation, through to the sign-off and ongoing maintenance.
Landscape Design & Horticulturist
There are a few points we consider when Designing a Remarkable Garden Landscape, and they include: An intricate Design Plan, Style, Proportion and Scale, Unity, Balance, Creating Vistas, Focal Points, Repetition, as well as Contrast and Harmony.
Our creative garden designers work with clients to understand what they’d like their garden to look like, and simultaneously achieve; in a practical sense. They look at things like the soil, light, shade, and available space; to recommend a remarkable design, using premium quality plants and features.
The garden group’s award-winning garden design landscapes are remarkable and examples of these can be found across the country.
Irrigation Installation & Maintenance
The garden group has specialised knowledge in irrigation system development and maintenance.
The effective installation of an irrigation system influences the entire gardens’ growth process - from seedbed preparation, germination, root growth, grass growth, nutrient utilization, plant growth, and regrowth. This system’s main advantage lies in putting water exactly where it is needed, with minimal evaporation; and it can be easily hidden, allowing visitors to enjoy the look of the landscape without ever seeing it is being watered.
We have a fully functional and passionate, in-house irrigation division. We understand that water as a resource is becoming increasingly scarce, and our team is dedicated to designing systems that make the most out of the water we have available to us.
We specialize in the following Irrigation systems – Golf Course, Residential, Commercial, Farm, School, Lawn, and other systems. The garden group makes use of high-quality products to ensure system longevity.
We have experience in every aspect of irrigation, from conception to completion – this involves the system design, installation thereof, and a maintenance scheme.
Tree Felling & Trimming
Trees which have outgrown their area size or have become unstable can cause a variety of problems that no one wants. It could cause excessive shade to fall on other plants, it could uplift or crack paved surfaces, and damage buildings structurally. Our professional tree felling service safely deals with problem trees of any nature – in size and kind.
We pride ourselves in considering alternative solutions to protecting our life-giving trees. However, occasionally, poor conditions; improper growth; danger, or other factors make the removal of trees our best choice for those who use the landscape. Some tree felling activities are normal, while others require specialized skills and tools; including working around utility lines, complex apparatus’, or the utilization of expansive cranes.
Most importantly, The garden group prides itself in leaving areas neat and tidy, once the job is complete.
Tractor Cutting & Fire Breaks
The garden group provides Tractor Cutting Services & Turf Maintenance. We have the capacity to efficiently maintain larger scale areas of grass, including veld and highway grass areas.
Additionally, we have large ‘Brush-Cutting’ teams that work hand-in-hand with the ‘Tractor-Cutting’ teams, to ensure that the job gets done effectively, in a timely fashion.
We offer Fire Break Cutting Services, for peace of mind; as it is often recommended that estates, corporate areas, and other larger properties have fire breaks that surround the properties. The reason for this being, it decreases the hazardous effect of fires, caused by excessive heat and dry conditions – this is something that South Africa is known for.
Contact us today, and we’ll analyse and strategise a way forward on how we can assist you in providing the above-mentioned services.
Landscape Design, Installation & Maintenance
Services suitable for:
Golf, Wildlife & Residential Estates
Office Parks & Security Complexes
Academic Institutions & Recreational Facilities
Lodges, Hotels & Resorts
Commercial & Industrial Facilities
Retail Centres & Shopping Malls
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