Support hundreds of species of caterpillars, butterflies, moths, bees, and other pollinators. AND supports abundant and diverse species of birds. Fill your yard with life. Every day's stroll through the garden will surprise. Pollinator support is the primary ecosystem service.
Harvest rain from roofs, driveways, or other hard surfaces. Manage surface water flow. Move water where it can be used while preventing harmful impacts to creeks and rivers. Multiple ecosystem services addressed. Storm water tax credit available!
Become an abundant food producer in your own yard. Think "Garden of Eden." Multiple "guilds" featuring fruit, nut, and berry producing trees and perennials supported by other perennial species and annual vegetable crops. Food production is the primary ecosystem service.
One of the most abundant ecosystems on Earth. Four seasons of interest, year-round wildlife habitat. Native grasses, wildflowers, ground covers. Your meadow will evolve each year, each month, each week; never the same, always spectacular. Wow factor ecosystem services.
Create a National Wildlife Federation Certified Wildlife Habitat! Your conversion will include all the elements needed to earn this national recognition: food, water, cover, nesting, and sustainability. The perfect balance of habitat focusing on wildlife support ecosystem services.
A blend of habitats designed to create a natural, abundant, nature-centered ecosystem. Your park connects to others to form the nation's largest national park: the Homegrown National Park. Envisioned by Doug Tallamy, author of Bringing Nature Home and Nature's Best Hope.
More habitat equals more biodiversity and an expanded food web. In a word, abundance. More impact due to more ecosystem services: wildlife habitat, wildlife food, water, pollen, nectar, nesting areas, carbon sequestration, runoff prevention, water management, biodiversity, pest control, natural balance, cooling, soil health, human food, human medicine, fuel, wood, fodder, pleasure, relaxation . . .
Each Yard Evolved Conversion Habitat is designed to provide maximum ecological impact at the lowest possible cost. It's easy to make a major yard change. No big planning, no giant learning curve, no "oops" or "uh ohs." Leave the "big" to us Take advantage of our experience. Keep the easy for yourself!
Each Conversion Habitat includes:
Front yard conversions receive a 20% discount!
Yard Evolved Starter Habitats are designed for self installation. Your designer will be on site during installation for coaching and education, but the install labor is provided by the client. But we are happy to provide installation labor for a small fee.
Professional Install $299
Want more in your design? More stone, more fruit trees, bigger water feature, more mature plants? We will gladly upgrade your design as desired, priced according to additional costs associated with the bigger, better, more elements
Basic More $49
Lots More $99
Wow More $149
OMG More $(we'll talk).
A well designed habitat using mostly native plants will require little watering when established. During the establishment stage, watering is essential. Hand watering is fine! But if a more automated method is desired, install a drip irrigation system.
Manual System $249
Timed System $299