Garden Consultations

Garden Coach

So, you’re an HGTV nut with a desire to build the garden of your dreams… but you need a little help to make those dreams a reality? Art of Stone provides personalized, comprehensive garden consulting services to give you the confidence and direction to build the landscape, yard, or garden you’ve always wanted.

We start by taking an inventory of your space – identifying your plants and taking stock of your yard’s natural capabilities – to develop a realistic plan that you can implement with the assurance and aptitude of our expertise. We will work with you to develop:

  • Design suggestions for reworking your existing garden
  • Design suggestions for creating your dream landscape
  • Create front yard curb appeal
  • Ideas to solve drainage, erosion and hardscaping problems
  • Ideas for landscaping difficult areas: drought, excessive sun, shade, slopes
  • Seasonal to do lists for all aspects of your garden
  • Plant and accessory lists with recommended vendors
  • Troubleshooting plant disease and insect and pest problems


With our personal guidance and detailed oversight, you’ll soon be a comfortable and confident expert, tending to your space with the knowledge necessary to grow a flourishing yard.


  • $125 for the first hour, $95 for each additional hour (2 hour minimum)
  • Additional charges for areas greater than 30 minutes driving time from Dahlonega, GA
  • 10% discount for Master Gardeners and Georgia Native Plant Society members
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