Planting Design and Consultation

Garden Design with Diaco’s Garden Nursery

At Diaco’s, we know how important it is for families to spend time together. Plants not only allow us to connect with nature but also make our homes beautiful. That’s why we’re thrilled to offer our garden design service to help you create the outdoor space (or indoor sanctuary) of your dreams. This service is available at all Diaco’s locations.

The Benefits

Our Garden Design Service

We’ll work hand-in-hand with you to develop a bespoke design that caters to your unique needs and tastes. With our garden design service, you can transform your outdoor or indoor space into a beautiful and functional area that you’ll love spending time in. We look forward to working with you to create the garden of your dreams!

Expert Guidance

Our savvy design team is here to guide you in choosing the perfect plants for your space, considering sun exposure, soil conditions, and upkeep needs.

Personalised Outdoor Space

Our planting design service lets you create an outdoor space that’s a true reflection of you. Let’s co-create a garden that’s your personal oasis!

Smart Garden Choices

With us, you’ll make savvy garden choices that save time and money. Perfect for DIY lovers and beginners, we tailor designs to fit your lifestyle.

Steph’s Garden Transformation

Join Sarah, our expert gardener, as she takes you on a special 2-month post-planting walkthrough. See how the plants have settled in, grown, and thrived, and get inspired by the lush and vibrant results.

The Steps

How it works

You can checkout our availability and book online instantly! Our call-out fee starts at $259 and includes one hour of time. Every additional hour is $89/hour. And the best part is that for all orders over $5,000 we credit back your final bill.

Initial Consultation and Visit

We come and visit you, and discuss specific needs, wants, and vision for outdoor space. Then our expert designers create a personalised design.

Present and Selection

We create a garden design and present our recommendations, and we work together to select perfect plants for your garden and needs.

Instructions and Tips

You receive a detailed planting and care instructions guide, or we can recommend professional landscapers and gardeners in the area.

Get started and book

garden design consultation session.


Our goal is to make your garden design experience with us absolutely fantastic. Here are our general service terms for your reference. Remember, we’re always here to answer any questions or address any concerns you may have.

1. Call-out fee: $259 (includes an hour of time). We will charge a one-time call-out fee to cover the cost of our team visiting your property to assess your needs and provide a consultation.

2. Hourly rate: $89. Our team will charge an hourly rate for any design or planting work that we undertake.

3. Credit for orders over $5000. For larger projects, we will provide a credit for the hourly rate that will be applied to your final bill.

4. Flexible appointments. We understand that our customers have busy schedules, so we will work with you to arrange a convenient appointment time.

5. Weekend time slots. In addition to regular weekday hours, we are also available for weekend time slots, including Saturday mornings.

6. Comprehensive services. Our planting service may include plant placement, planting, and consultation for pest and disease problems or soil salinity.

7. On-site design review. Our team can meet with you on-site to discuss your design needs and provide a finished sketch for your review.

8. Payment terms. Clients may pay the actual design fee and a minimum deposit of 50% for plant orders. Full payment is due upon delivery.