Our Services

At Ceres Edible Landscaping our mission is to support you in creating sustainable foodscapes that feed you year round. We offer consultations, garden design, installation, and organic maintenance by qualified horticulture professionals. Whether you’re looking to improve curb appeal, grow vegetables for the first time, plant an orchard, or need guidance on soil fertility – we can provide you with valuable advice to take the mystery out of it all. Thinking of a bigger project? We can provide you with a design, detailed plant list, implementation schedule and project estimate.

Consultation

Confounded by garden design? Want to turn your front lawn into an orchard? Purchased a new property that needs a garden renovation? Ceres can provide you with a landscape consultation which includes a site assessment, recommendations on species and improving soil health, and quality referrals. Fee: $95 + GST.

 

Site DesignCeres Landscape Design

Our experienced landscape designer can develop a detailed site plan that meets your needs and lifestyle. Our approach to landscaping is inspired by the principles of permaculture, which means that our designs will meet the needs of your specific property and utilize the natural systems already in place.

Garden Installation

We work with both hardscapes and softscapes and can provide you with: Ceres Edible Garden

  • Compost systems
  • Edible gardens
  • Landscaping with native plants
  • Chicken forage gardens
  • Raised beds for vegetables

 

Maintenance

Let the Ceres landscaping team maintain your garden with care. We use organic amendments and approaches that are not harmful to our earth.

Maintenance

  • Pruning – small fruit trees & shrubs
  • Yard clean-ups
  • Weeding
  • Mulching
  • Soil building
  • Vacation maintenance – going to be away? We can water, weed, and harvest in your absence.

 

Education

Work with us in your garden to gain skills, or take a workshop tailored to your horticultural interests. We can speak to a range of topics, including:

  • Vegetable Gardening for Beginnerspermaculture class
  • Composting & soil fertility
  • Permaculture
  • Edible landscaping

We also offer more in-depth courses through Gaia College and Permaculture BC during the year.

Project News

  • Before Your Plate

    Before Your Plate The Before Your Plate program is getting ready to run its Second Term from January 10th to April 13th, 2017. Interviews are still taking place until January 10th. Applicants interested in applying can contact Alyssa Loucks at alyssa@c …

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Upcoming Events

    • Organic Master Gardener Course

      Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - Thursday, May 18, 2017
      Organic Master Gardener in Duncan! CGC will host this dynamic 8-week course from Gaia College March 28 - May 18 (Tuesday and Thursday evenings). Learn the foundations of organic land care - topics include: soil biology, botany, composting, soil fertility, waterwise gardening, permaculture, garden installation, tree pruning, landscape health, and garden design. Be prepared for a paradigm shift! Tuition: $695 + GST Space is limited, register early! Register at the Garden Pantry Store, 360 Duncan Street, Duncan. There will be a FREE information session on Monday March 14th at 6:00 pm at CGC. For more information call Nora at 250.748.8506
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