University City, MO

Get the Garden Of Your Dreams Without the Hassle

Gardeners near me in University City, MO. Need some help with spring and fall cleanup? Considering a large landscaping project? Whatever gardening work you need done, Poynter Landscaping's gardeners are standing by to give your home the makeover your want. We are a one stop shop for gardening services, and we enjoy nothing more than leaving our imprint on how our local University City-area neighbors' homes look and feel. Read on below to learn more about transform your yard, speak to a representative today 636-256-2600, or contact us online for the #1 gardening services in the University City area.

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What Services Do Gardeners Offer in University City, MO?

Professional gardeners offer a variety of services, from creating beautiful, full gardens, to maintenance, or just small projects to help your property "pop" a little more. The best gardeners can fit their abilities to whatever type of gardening you're looking for.


If you're looking for an abundant garden but barely have any plantings to starts, it's going to require a lot of forethought. Part of what goes into garden design includes:

  • How spring and fall plants and flowers will match with with your evergreens
  • Which directions your plants face and how that affects sunlight and shading
  • How your plants will combine with any existing or planned hardscape and structures
  • How certain shrubs can highlights any fences and walls
  • Any drainage solutions the specifics of your yard requires
  • How spaces will be created and brought together
  • Basic garden design elements like color, shape, and harmony

Do you want your garden to imitate a pathway around your yard? Do you want an enclosure of pines to a mini-campground around an outdoor fire pit? Do you want to add more privacy from the folks next door?

Poynter landscaping offers digital rendering so you'll know exactly how your new outdoor space will look and feel.


Once we've designed your perfect garden, or even if you're only looking for a few new plants, they need to be planted correctly in order to look their best and last. You'll need strong and healthy plants, the proper soil pH levels for your plants, and the soil will need to be correctly loosened to give the roots the best chance to grow.

Poynter Landscaping's University City, MO gardeners all have a deep knowledge of plants grow and flourish. Our planting experts know how to make plants thrive in the extreme and ever-changing University City, MO weather.

Maintenance and After Care

Garden maintenance is necessary to ensure the overall success of your plants. We'll help you out as much as you want us to. Some of our University City, MO clients only request our services once a year, while others want our help consistently throughout the year, so they reap the benefits of having a beautiful garden without the hassle of maintaining a full garden. Our garden maintenance services include (but aren't limited to):

  • Weeding
  • Perennial maintenance
  • Ground cover trim
  • Debris removal from beds
  • Deer and rabbit control
  • Fertilization
  • Irrigation
  • Bed edging
  • Mulch
  • Shrub pruning
  • Bed cultivation
  • Leaf removal
  • Annual or seasonal plantings

You can see the details of our pre-paid maintenance plans by clicking the links below:

Preferred Plus Plan

Preferred Plan

Basic Plan

If you've used us for your landscaping or planting, you'll have a one-on-one horticulture coach to educate you on the best practices for taking care of your plants and answer your questions. You can watch some of our after care videos here for free.


With the drastic seasonal variations in University City, MO comes the need to clean up debris in the fall and prepare your garden in the spring. After winter, maintenance includes:

  • Preparing flower beds
  • Fresh mulch covering to help flowers pop and reduce weed invasion
  • Edging beds and structures
  • Installing spring flowers like daffodils, primrose, and others

In the fall, we'll manage your leaf removal, improve seasonal flower beds, and help with any irrigation needs.

Small Projects and Enhancements

While we take great pride in performing entire makeovers with our gardening and landscaping services, we love doing smaller projects for University City, MO homeowners, and have several gardeners who exclusively work on them. Small enhancements can help increase curb appeal and refreshen overgrown gardens. The projects are – usually – pretty quick from initial estimate to completion.

How Do I Find Good Local University City, MO Gardeners?

Paying for gardening work in University City, MO is an investment. If you hire the wrong gardeners, your property may look messy, and you may end up just having to pay somebody else to do the job right later. Some things to consider when hiring a reliable local gardener in University City, MO include:

  • Experience — Have they performed the services you need before? The best gardening companies will have extensive and exhaustive experience in a variety of services.
  • Areas of service — {Do they offer everything you're looking for? Someone who offers flower bed cleanup may not have the skills necessary to take on a large landscaping project.
  • Previous Client Experiences — What do their previous clients have to say them? Pleased clients will be happy to speak highly of the gardener's services. Look into online ratings and reviews, and ask about whether they can offer you references.
  • Their project history — Any gardener has done wonderful work in the past will be happy to show it off. Check on their website, or ask them, if they have pictures of previous projects similar to what you're looking for.

Our gardeners and horticulturists have decades of experience helping University City, MO properties pop. We can take on any project great or small. Please check out our client testimonials, our 5-star reviews on Google, our gallery, and project spotlight to see the potential our services offer your University City, MO property.

How Often Should a Gardener Come?

The frequency of your gardening services in University City, MO is mostly based on what services you're looking for, your budget, and whether or not you like doing any gardening yourself. It's normal to just want a single spring or fall shrub bed cleanup to when you're too busy to get to it yourself. Other people want regular trimming, and a great-looking garden without spending the man hours on it themselves. Others are somewhere in between.

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Choose Poynter Landscaping For Your "Gardeners Near Me" in University City, MO

Whether you're looking for a whole home exterior makeover, or just some extra help when you're too busy to tend to you garden yourself, Poynter Landscaping has the experience and skills needed to do the job right. It should be easy to turn your property into the envy of the neighborhood. We take on projects big and small. To discover more about our company, our services, or to request a quote, call or contact our team at 636-256-2600, or complete our online contact form.

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