Who We Are
Serving the Austin Area Since 2001
Fertile Ground is an organic landscape design, installation, and maintenance company in Austin, Texas. We have been named the Austin Chronicle’s Best Landscaper seven years in a row and are Green Garden Certified by the City of Austin. We design, create, and build sustainable gardens with strong foundations in the soil. We keep plants healthy through proper holistic garden care.
What We Offer
We offer residential landscaping services. With over 2 decades of professional experience, we have amassed an in depth knowledge of central Texas’ climate, soils, and native plants. We are dedicated to working with clients to nourish the outdoors and help keep Austin growing.
What Folks Are Saying
I've hired Fertile Ground for a quite a few years to care for the plants around my house. They're thorough, knowledgeable, and friendly. Their light touch has now given me a front yard bursting with native flowers, bees, butterflies and the occasional hummingbird.
The results are always fantastic... Fertile Ground Gardens is our first choice for our landscaping needs.
Julie uses her imagination to blend the new work with existing planting and beds. Her crew was always on time, the members friendly and respectful of their work area. It was a good experience, and I always doubt contractors.
From the Blog
Mulch is any material that covers and protects the soil. In nature, leaves, dead branches, rocks, and even low green plants plants can form layers of mulch. When we...
Roses are finicky, right? How do I prune them? February is rose pruning time. We like to get going on this task as soon as Valentine’s day rolls around, because this is the time when roses are most likely to be fully dormant.
Okay, so it’s winter… or at least as winter as it’ll ever be here in Central Texas. What does your garden need this season and what should I do now to prepare for...