Auckland landscapers Second Nature
New planting, replanting and garden maintenance expertise

Second Nature offers specialised knowledge and understanding of:

A professionally created planting scheme adds value to your property and enhances your lifestyle. Second Nature has the horticultural expertise and the track record to plan, advise and implement any planting or garden maintenance programme.

Once your garden has been constructed the design will maintain its integrity only if it receives regular professional care.

  • Implementation of designs/plans.
  • Renovation of tired gardens – a cost-effective way of upgrading a garden and giving it a new lease of life.
  • Preparation of gardens for special occasions or for sale.
  • Plants – we also have access to unusual plants.
  • The importance of soil preparation, drainage and irrigation.
  • Soil and site conditions.
  • Bugs and diseases.
  • Weed control.
  • Fertilising, mulching, composting, pruning, irrigation.
  • Lawns – the creation and maintenance of quality lawns is always challenging in the Auckland environment and requires careful preparation, planting and maintenance.
  • Organic options – the importance of biodiversity and sustainable practice.

Architectural firm and Second Nature collaboration

“Chris Ballantyne….immediately showed an appreciation for the fact that his design needed to be sensitive to our architectural expression. This led to a smooth overlap between our separate skills…..We would highly recommend (Second Nature) to any potential client.” …read more

Nicola Herbst, Herbst Architects

Small garden makeover

“We really appreciated the level of detail…….Nothing was a problem. They were fabulous, regularly checking in with us to confirm we were happy with what they were doing. I found the whole company brilliant to deal with.” …read more

Larissa Richwhite

Total re-landscaping – a stress-free construction project

“Due to (Second Nature’s) professionalism and excellent project management systems, we came in on time and under budget. This was the first stress-free construction project I’d experienced…..Construction is of the highest quality. Communication is honest and effective.” …read more

Sara Noble