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

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    Incubator Seed Farm

    Cowichan Incubator Seed Farm   The Cowichan Valley will soon be home to the first of its kind Seed Incubator Farm. Based on the successful ‘Incubator Farm’ model that has been implemented in numerous places to train new farmers, the Cowichan Incub …

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Upcoming Events

    • Waterwise Gardening

      Saturday, May 27, 2017
      Date: Saturday, May 27 Time: 9:30 am - 12:30 am Cost: $20, $15 for CGC members - pre-registration is required. Where: 360 Duncan Street, Duncan. Cowichan Green Community Meeting Room Join David Pink of Warmland Irrigation and Nora Arajs of...
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