Landscape & Garden Design
hash_nanayGarden edging and buffer zone ideas
13 March 2014
Just updated my blog with more details of the plants of the proposed landscaping plan. You can access the page at http://mydreamhouse4u.blogspot.com.au/p ... -plan.html
Saint MikeBest way to trim Lilly Pilly hedge - sloping land
8 March 2014
I prefer the big snips too - rather than electric etc. And - you'll learn as you go. Don't go overboard but if you make a mistake just learn from it. Manual allows…
epscLandscape plan needed - builing in Pittwater Council
5 March 2014
Hi all, we are planning to build with Sekisui House in Pittwater Council. Our tender allows $1750 for the landscape plan. My query is, would we be better off organising…
filthydeluxeFeature trees for the Adelaide Hills
4 March 2014
So the Wife and I were wandering the hills nurseries looking for a medium tree with weeping foliage that will go well in clay soil. Ended up with a Redwood. So obviously…
TeaswizzlerHelp needed - Lost for backyard ideas
2 March 2014
Is that a dog in the picture? I guess the dog would like something cooler to lie on than just pavers. I'm planning for a similar sized space so am interested in what you…
TreeseachangerWhat to do with my garden... PLEASE HELP!
1 March 2014
Follow the link to this article: http://www.abc.net.au/gardening/stories/s2621488.htm Just don't put mulch right up against the walls of your house. Use a paved area …
BeatrixKiddoSanta Anna - What other turf to plant near it
26 February 2014
Sorry now i am well confused.. $300 for the back 1/3 or the whole yard? Plugs/sprigs would cost about $40 for the back 1/3.. Couch Seed would be about the same.. If it's…
LawnHaterLawn failure, what to do now. NOW WITH PICS.
24 February 2014
Sprayed grub killer on the weekend, took bloody ages because the packs didn't seem to want to mix properly, VERY frustrating and just makes me hate the whole process more.…
Peter2012FREE CLEAN SOIL WANTED URGENTLY, FLAGSTAFF HILL SA
22 February 2014
Hi, guys, I'm looking for the chance of getting around 20 tons or less of clean, garden soil for free, hopefully in a few days. If you have some, please call me on…
bprattAn acre to landscape and unable to find inspiration
21 February 2014
Anyhow, I would recommend you research poly pipe sizing as I believe 25mm is too small over a distance. I think poly pipe is measured…
applorOne of those 'whats going on with my EZ' turf threads
21 February 2014
Well there is a rust lawn disease which is what you've had then. While the result may be the same, mine only suffered rust in the shaded areas. I have areas in full sun…
Alex2424What palm tree would suit this location and climate?
14 February 2014
Hi Alex, One option you may want to consider to make the fake plants green walls or palms last longer is to use this product, you just need to spray it once a year with a…
Stewie DMinimum distance between 2 retaining walls?
6 February 2014
It has as much to do with the type of soil and its cohesiveness as anything. If you are building the walls in sandy soils ( natural angle of repose is 70º ) then you…
psydIs it worth transplanting my viburnum hedges?
3 February 2014
Hi all, I've a number of viburnum hedges planted in the strip between my driveway and my neighbour's walkway. It's planted by the previous owner and as it haven't got a…
mazstar1980Fusilade herbicide for native garden beds
31 January 2014
I am trying to kill of couch grass which has spread rather quickly from neighbours house through native garden Im trying to establish. I intend to use Fusilade and have…
Klacka1Two lawn issues, 'Caterpillars' and changing grass colour
30 January 2014
I've also noticed a whole heap of tiny black-ish crickets jumping on the lawn. Are these good or bad for my lawn? I've read that some eat moth larvae and other pests,…
EmyNSoft landscaping budget for new build! Is it enough??
24 January 2014
Mike I'm interested in what you're saying. Are you talking about a drip feed line through garden beds? And did you say the lawn would be easy to install pop up sprinklers…
ny2000Retaining Wall Recommendations for Brisbane?
24 January 2014
I would not recommend Serene Scene Landscapes in Richlands, Queensland. As far as I am aware this company has done many defective works, including Category 1 defects which…