Gardens Edible Garden Consultation Fees and Terms
Betsy Megalos apply her decades of Naturalist Instructor experience and MS in Horticulture to get you started towards a rewarding garden experience!
Specialty Garden Consultations- $125/session- up to two hours on site consult!
This session is designed to help a
DIY person get started with the process of planning an edible garden and can
aid modifying your current landscape plan towards a more sustainable, edible
garden. This informal and informative
consult usually takes 1 ½ to 2 hours on site.
Beyond that, there is a charge of $45/hour, including studio time. During this
informal and informative session, I will discuss- at your property- your needs
and concerns, point out any issues with soil, site, sun and make
recommendations. Common themes include- gardening for native animals, edible perennial garden, raised bed gardening, Edible trees and shrubs, herbal chefs garden, children's garden.
Garden Coaching- $150 minimum for first visit
For persons desiring hands-on, how
to assistance, this includes 1 ½ to 2 hours of contact time on your site. Great for learning how to divide up plants, developing
a planting strategy, proper methods of seed sowing and seedling care, staking up tomatoes, soil testing and more..
Subsequent visits $75/hour. Working
individually with the homeowner, I teach while working with you in the garden.
Additional conditions and fees
Rates quoted are for locations in the City of Raleigh, Cary, Apex and
Morrisville. Additional travel fees may
apply for locations outside of these city limits.
I work in most weather conditions. I will work if it is raining lightly, but will
not work if it is pouring. I also have a “too hot” and “too cold” limit. This
limit varies on the time of year and humidity.
Hours: Please make an appointment. I am
generally available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m., Saturday
and Sunday on an as needed basis.
Betsy Megalos, Proprietor