Landscape & Garden Design
noisufWinter Grass Outbreak in Kikuyu - What should I do mid-Oct?
Hi Everyone, Nov 2016 less than a year ago, I laid Zoysia in the front and Kikuyu in the back from the same supplier. Located in Melb east. Same soil preparation and…
SteveMcGarden (post project build) Sydney-Parramatta
Side path/ laundry slab and patio infill complete. I had some provisions set in the slab formwork as these needed to be run now or otherwise never; -Irrigation high…
SteveMcWREXTER'S REAR LANDSCAPING JOURNEY - Update Photos
Hi wrexter. Hoping you might be able to explain a little more about your irrigation. 1. What's the loop and manual valve do before your solenoids. 2. Where's the x core…
OurLindrum52Advice needed- What trees to plant outside kitchen window???
Take a look at pittosporum silver sheen. It is an evergreen used mainly for hedges and screening if planted close together. We planted them along dead side of house and…
trimumLandscape design - KDR (sekisui house ) Burbank - ST George
Oh wow really $1k?? Ours was actually only $120 they are pretty basic I will put them up on my thread.... Our Acacia build - http://forum.homeone.com.au/viewtopic.php?t=86619
navmanFencing and landscaping in Melbourne south east
Hello, My house is finishing construction and I need to organize fencing and landscaping. Does anyone have any recommendations in the Berwick / Clyde North area?
GillyMIdeas for tough plants for a very shady and dry spot
Cliveas do well in shady spots..... they say that they need a bit of water during warmer months, but during the cooler months they like it drier. I've had them under trees…
yendor28Help with my geraniums (and blueberry tree) from bugs please
thank you. They seem to be growing much better now the weeds are removed. Weird, they did not look like they were interfering, but perhaps they were at root level?
allan_donaldAdvice - Front & backyard landscaping (New Home)
Hi, I am trying to get an idea of what I need to do first before laying turf grass in my front & backyard. Step by step instructions on what needs to be done before I…
Jason KirknessSuccess with residental Fertigation Products?
Hi I did see some threads here from a while back but can anyone recommend Fertigation products? I want to be able to put Seasol through my 200-300m of Boreline drippers…
Jason KirknessDrainage (or not) behind Retaining Wall on a Sandy block
Hi see below image Site is all sand. However as per another thread I will import clay, probably Soil Solver Clay Plus at 10kg p m2. So the top section behind the wall @…
Jason KirknessIrrigation Components - MP Rotators vs RainBird RVAN, Articu
Lakeside, I meant to add on the Hunter MP Rotators vs Rainbird RVANS I was told that RVANS are better suited to bores, as they throw a larger amount of water out and…
Lakeside PavingSoil Ammendments - Time to drop Bentonite clay and zeolite?
Mate the existing sand will be fine. Add it then quickly run the rotary hoe back over it or even just give it a rake to the rough level. This will just allow some of the…
PVBuildCONCRETE AND RETAINING WALL ADVICE NEEDED :
Patto we had a similar setup, just had a concreter out to look at it - we'll leave a 200mm gap between the concreting and the retaining wall. Be much easier if we ever…
JoshinWhere the Hell to Buy Nara Native Turf Plugs
Hi, I've been trying to buy Nara lawn for the past 3 months in prep for spring, does anyone know where I can get plugs and have them shipped to me ? I have pretty much…
brodav83Retaining wall needed on Central Coast NSW
Hi all, I am looking for recommendations for landscapers who can build a simple retaining wall on the Central Coast NSW. Probably treated timber construction to keep costs…
aspire029Retaining wall drainage, plumbing concerns.
These core drilled holes are core drilled to where ever the agi pipes will Tee off into which is pretty much close to the footing. Behind that area will be water…