Wetland, Revegetation & Amenity planting

By: Wetland  06-Dec-2011
Keywords: Pest Control, Planting, Track Record

How to make your plantings a success

Planning is the key to ensure a successful planting. Plant species selection, plant size, timing, plant placement, planting, weed / pest control and maintenance are all critical factors that should be considered when undertaking a planting project of any size, large or small.

An unsuccessful planting will result in added costs and delays in achieving the required objectives.

Wetland Solutions works on a wide range of planting projects including amenity, revegetation and wetland plantings.

    • Residential and commercial
    • Private or public parks and reserves


    • Rural subdivision
    • Urban enhancement
    • Private or Public Parks and Reserves
    • Bank stabilisation
    • Waterway protection


    • Constructed or natural
    • Sewage and effluent treatment
    • Stormwater and drainage
    • Rural subdivision
    • Restoration or enhancement

How Wetland Solutions can help

We are able to provide clients with the necessary information that will help them plan and budget for a successful planting. We have a proven track record that highlights our experience and knowledge in plant selection, supply and implementation (planting).

Plant selection

    • Client liaison meeting– understanding client needs to determine goals and objectives
    • Site assessment– preliminary survey to determine requirements
    • Concept plan – proposal and costing
    • Planting plan and specifications – based on needs and requirements (where appropriate provident planting techniques are applied)

Plant supply

    • Supply – bulk, wholesale, native, exotic, eco-sourcing, contract growing
    • Timing – consideration of plant availability and seasonal requirements (supply and demand)
    • Delivery – small or bulk delivery

Implementation (Planting)

    • Site preparation – earthworks, soil cultivation, mulching, weed and pest control
    • Planting – skilled nursery staff
    • Maintenance – monitoring, weed and pest control

Keywords: Pest Control, Plant Species, Plant Supply, Planting, Public Parks, Track Record, Weed and Pest Control, Wetland Solutions

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