Soft Landscaping

idverde’s Housebuilder team have a diverse range of experience in delivering award-winning soft landscaping schemes across the UK. A well-thought-out planting scheme can help create an aesthetically pleasing landscape at any housing development. 

Our colleagues will work closely with the design team to create a planting scheme that reflects the surrounding environment and enhances the area. 

idverde Housebuilder has previously worked on projects such as: 

  • Landscaping to help build a community, David Wilson Homes, Wilmslow 
  • Delivering a high specification landscaping scheme, Owl Homes, Walsall 
  • Mulberry Park, Redrow, Macclesfield 
  • Langley Country Park, Radleigh Homes, Derby 
  • The Secret Garden, Bellway Homes, Horsham 

Our horticultural teams throughout the UK carry out soft landscaping works. All our directly employed operatives are qualified to the appropriate NVQ (Diploma) level in Horticulture and are CSCS (Construction Skills Certification Scheme) cardholders, where applicable. 

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Our soft landscaping services include, but are not limited to; 

  • Laying turf 
  • Hedging 
  • Topsoil and subsoil 
  • Planting shrubs and trees 
  • Wildflower planting 
  • Creating garden borders 
  • Bedding plants 
  • Shrub bed renovation
  • Seeding and bulbs 
  • Green Roofs 
  • Living Walls 

idverde’s Housebuilder Services colleagues are passionate about preserving and improving the biodiversity of areas where we complete projects. We are constantly working on supporting you, the environment and helping to keep your compliance with the Future Homes Standard. Below are a few ways we make this happen on your development: 

  • The design and installation of planting schemes that are of value to pollinating insects, including wildflowers  
  • We can provide targeted and precise management advice for specific species, as well as more general site-wide guidance 
  • CSR & volunteering opportunities; Education & Workshops, Volunteer Management, Community Activities, Biodiversity Management  
  • We can produce tailored Biodiversity Action Plans for your development 
  • Monitoring and reporting, allowing us to provide information about the ongoing impact of your area for biodiversity  
  • Production of ecological toolbox talks for operatives 
  • Carry out protected species surveys 
  • Advise on, supply and install bug & animal hotels, bird boxes, beehives 

Ongoing Maintenance

As the UK’s leading supplier of grounds and landscape maintenance services to the housebuilder sector, we can create a maintenance plan that is suited to your outdoor space to keep your grounds looking the best they can at all times.  

Please find out more about our maintenance solutions here.

Sustainability Focused

Our Ecology and Biodiversity colleagues can work with you to help create bio-diverse-friendly spaces for your developments. We have experience in creating wildflower meadows, long-grassed areas and green roofs, alongside planting for pollinators and planting different plant and tree species to help contribute to a greener, biodiversity-friendly environment. 

Our soft landscaping services include:

  • Laying turf
  • Hedging
  • Topsoil and subsoil
  • Planting shrubs and trees
  • Wild flower planting
  • Seeding and bulbs
  • Shrub bed renovation
  • Green Roofs & Living Walls

A selection of our projects

Local Equipped Area for Play at Ebbsfleet
Redrow Homes
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Play Area & Landscape Creation
Taylor Wimpey
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Stanneylands by David Wilson Homes
David Wilson Homes
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Promoting Sustainable Communities with CURO
Curo Housing Group
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Sunnyside View by Owl Homes
Owl Homes
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Mulberry Park, Redrow
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