We have many years of experience in working with landscape architects and designers and it is our aim to work with you to ensure that your design vision becomes a reality.
Asset Horticultural Consultants can provide an on-site problem solving solution or a comprehensive evaluation of your situation depending on the needs of your project. Our consultants work with you to provide a tailored solution based on your sites specific needs. All evaluations are followed by a comprehensive report with detailed recomendations.
The depth of information provided is dependent on the extent of the consultancy required but may include:
• solutions to problems that exist
• details of the current condition of installed landscapes, soil conditions and any other relevant information
• the extent of the work required in the short and long term to improve the condition of the soft landscape
• help to prioritise any actions into a realistic time frame so they can be planned for in budgets
Plant Palettes – We aim to ensure that the right plant is chosen for the right location from the start. Our team is one of the most experienced available and covers all growing situations.
Soil Testing – We offer a full range of horticultural soil and growing media testing covering nutrient analysis, physical testing for all parameters including suitability for sportsfields and specialty uses. Testing against all commonly referenced standards such as AS 4419, AS 3743, AS 4454, PSTS 16 and EPA Contaminants.
Soil specifications are written for all usages.
Plant and Water Testing - We also provide a full service for plant tissue analysis for nutrients and recommendations for amendment.
A pathology screening service is available to identify Phytophthora, Rhizoctonia and other diseases in plants and soils.
Water testing for irrigation suitability.
All soil, plant and water testing includes clear recommendations for any required action.
Compliance – We offer a wide variety of services associated with compliance testing such as, NATSPEC inspections, soil and growing media certification, verification of works and adherence to specifications. We also provide supervision for 'grow-on' contracts.
Maintenance Specifications – We work with some of Queenslands largest developments providing maintenance specifications for tender and ongoing works and also provide ongoing oversight of works to assist managers in their work supervision of contractors.
Vegetation Management – We offer a range of consultancy services including tree hazard assessment, vegetation management plans for construction sites, tree suitability and identification.