Frequently Asked Questions…
Which areas do you cover?
Although we are based in Bury, we also currently provide services for clients in the Blackburn, Burnley, Congleton, Preston and Blackpool areas as well as throughout the Lancashire and Greater Manchester areas. This is not however set in stone and we are always happy to consider other areas.
Do you operate throughout the year?
Yes. Due to the ever-changing needs in the garden, we provide year round service. This is flexible to suit the changing needs of an individual garden.
Do you have suitable insurance?
Yes, we are covered by public liability insurance and employers liability insurance, copies of which can be provided upon request.
Why should I choose Hortivation over other garden service providers?
Spending time working in a commercial horticultural/ plant production background, we have gained a wealth of experience and contacts, along with the opportunity to learn the very latest techniques from some of the most eminent growers here in the UK, throughout Europe and beyond . We have been able to implement these skills and techniques in day to day gardening, building an impressive reputation among clients, businesses, and local horticultural societies. We have found that these skills help us to provide an exemplary personal yet professional service of which our clients are most satisfied.
Do you charge a call-out fee?
In most instances we can arrange an initial consultation to visit you to discuss your requirements for free.
Are you able to supply plants?
Yes. When selecting plants, quality is paramount, so over time we have built very strong connections with a variety of local, regional and national nurseries and grower co-operatives which enables us to source specific plants for clients at excellent rates. It also ensures that we don’t have to limit our designs and suggestions for clients gardens according to the limited selection available to our competitors.