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How much does a gardener cost in California?

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Hiring someone to work around your house or help get your small business off the ground is already overwhelming enough. Beyond finding someone trustworthy with good references, you need to know how much their services will cost? To help, we have created a guide to how much you can expect to pay gardeners in your area.
So how much does a gardener cost? From our research, on average they charge $20.00 an hour in California.

Gardener rates in California

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* Rate information as of September 25, 2023
Julie G
Julie G
I am Julie, a passionate and dedicated gardener from Costa Mesa, California. I specialize in plant care, planting, property clean ups, pruning, and weed control. I'm committed to creating beautiful and natural outdoor spaces for my clients. I offer a wide range of services tailored to fit my clients' needs. From residential and commercial properties to large and small gardens, I'm experienced in taking care of all types of plant life. Every job is different, and I always bring a unique approach to each one. My rates are very reasonable and I charge $17 HOURLY for my basic services. Or can work out a day rate Whether you’re looking for regular plant maintenance, seasonal planting, or a one-off tidy-up, I would love to help you create the perfect outdoor space. If you’re interested, please do not hesitate to send me a message so that we can discuss your needs further.
Kai Y
Kai Y
I'm Kai, and I'm a passionate and knowledgeable gardener based in Los Angeles, California. I specialize in plant care, planting, property cleanups, pruning, and weed control. With over 5 years of experience in gardening and landscaping, I'm confident that I can help create a beautiful and well-maintained outdoor space for you. I understand that taking care of your plants and property can be a difficult task, so I'm available to help make the process easier. I'm reliable, efficient, and affordable, and I charge only $25.0 HOURLY. I'm always happy to explain the care and maintenance requirements for any plants or property I work on. If you're looking to transform your outdoor area, or if you need help with plant care, planting, property cleanups, pruning, or weed control, please feel free to contact me. I'm looking forward to helping you bring your outdoor vision to life!
Sylvia P
Sylvia P
over 15 years experience and an ever growing joy for this kind of work i want to help you and your plants thrive. services: - in-home plant care // consultation and assessment, monthly maintenance, guidance and advice for optimal plant survival - exterior and landscape // design, installation, and maintenance - edible gardens // vegetables, culinary herbs, medicinal herbs, compost set up, garden bed installation, companion planting, succession growing, organic pest control flexible schedule

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