About Garden Co


 Garden Co was founded by Pieter Rossouw in 2012. He has got a Horticulture NQF qualification and more than 10 years experience in all the aspects of garden services, irrigation systems and landscaping.

The Horticulture qualification is endorsed by professional bodies that represent the various spectrums of the industry. Herewith a short list of the skilled programmes that form part of this qualification:


BC Landscape | Landscaping and Horticulture

Landscape Construction – drainage and erosion, gradients, walling, rockeries, steps, creating mounds, earth shaping, hard surfaces.

Principles of Plant and Soil Science – plant biology, soils and soil cultivation, soil amendments, soil nutrients.

 Garden Design – history of gardens, dynamic nature of gardens, plant identification and selection, design elements, design effects, collecting pre-planning information, drawing techniques, garden styles, furnishing and features.

Landscape Irrigation – design, installation, system maintenance.

Horticultural Machinery – tractors, compactors, cultivation equipment, chainsaws, brush cutters, hand held equipment, machinery maintenance.

Site Safety – the health and safety at work act, safety organization and control.

Planting and Establishment and Maintenance – planting selection, shrub and groundcover planting, tree planting, planting maintenance, fertilization programmes, pest and disease control, lawn construction principles, lawn maintenance.

Arboriculture – selection and tree planting, formative pruning, tree surveys, mature tree care.

Labour Management – the basic conditions of employment act, principles of supervision.

Landscape Management – contractual law, contract pricing, contract planning, variation orders, completion certificates, payment schedules, project management.

Garden Co is reliable, professional, comprehensive garden maintenance and landscaping company for all your gardening needs

Landscaping, irrigation, garden services, Somerset West, Strand, Gordon's Bay, Stellenbosch areas, Call Pieter Rossouw on 082 774 4207 for a free quotation