Landscape & Garden Design
What's drilling holes in my lawn?
Hey Jazz, just to cancel everything out and depending on where you live, if they have only just appeared this spring then it is very possible they are cicada hole, they…
Landscaper about to finish his paving work. Acceptable?
Wow as a landscape contractor, this is an embarrassing piece of work. Even the Haunch is inadequate. Just to answer your question on material thicknesses etc. There are 2…
topiariusWhere are the Cheapest plants in Perth
8 October 2013
Hi Ennoh,a good place to go if you want larger plants to give an instant effect is Hort Mart on Sydney Road in Wanneroo.People who grow plants for a hobby drop them off…
gonecountryLandscaping - Pictures & Plant List Ideas - Thoughts?
8 October 2013
Also, do you think $500 is enough to put aside for plants? (front yard only as shown in pictures)
lobborozAnyone bought this cheap tiller before?
6 October 2013
Hi anyone bought one of these before? http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/52cc-Tiller- ... uhb=1#shId only really need it for one job so not looking for long lasting. Dont have a…
grom40Corrision resistant chicken and garden enclosure
4 October 2013
Anything galvanised (which is a coating on top of the metal) will be corrosion resistant. Go to your local hardware store, they should have rolls/sheets of all different…
theanonyuserHow much perlite per square metre?
24 September 2013
I wonder if this is contributing to my current issue, I suspect I may not have wet the ground enough before compacting.... Because now when I step on the turf some of it…
JazzyJessWill a magnolia damage house/concrete path? -Photos included
21 September 2013
JazzyJess, do you think the magnolia Kay parris might tolerate being in a big ceramic pot? I bought two plants and they are both so small now, but…
TreeseachangerEmpire Zoysia or Velvetene (Paspalum)
20 September 2013
Hi guys I recommend Velveteen. Its a paspalum so non invasive, stays a beautiful pea green all summer and winter. Going barefoot on it is the best, it's beautiful. …
TaffyHow much could I sell these plants for?
19 September 2013
Thinking of replacing some plants. I think they are NZ Cabbage Trees or Cordlines. Please excuse my ignorance but I am no gardener and cant remember what they were. They…
RichAWhat can I do with this stormwater pit?
17 September 2013
Yep, im sure its a stormwater pit. I also have a sewer pit which was raised by sydney water for free last week. I had a plumber come out and look at the stormwater pit…
GrilledCheeseRetaining Wall advice needed, Cheap, Ugly and Easy!
16 September 2013
(And so is the builder! ) I won't see this wall from my house, it will be propping up the backyard and back fence, which slopes from front to back (and side to side).…
Saint MikeSteel fence cost estimation help please
14 September 2013
Do you mean colorbond - or steel posts AE ? Also - not sure of what you mean - front yard ? Are you after a front fence ? Something with a bit of style - or just a…
Vetra43kitchen window splashback - side yard planting suggestions
11 September 2013
I suggest you go down to your local nursery (not a large hardware chain, an actual nursery) and have a chat to the people there about what grows…
theanonyuserWhere to buy Zeolite, Spongolite, Bentonite in SE Victoria
10 September 2013
Just read that bentonite clay it not necessary in sandy loom, so I won't be needing it anyway. I will use the perlite/zeolite and other items I bought though.
SaveH2OBennie and Lisa's Landscape Project - Let the fun begin -
5 September 2013
When I moved into my current house, the soil was terrible. Apart from bringing in additives including mushroom compost, I collected as much news paper as I could and laid…
builderforlifeHow much does it cost to get a landscape design for backyard
1 September 2013
Sasha mischa, a landscape architect would charge about $ 800 - $1200. The overall effect of a designed landscape is brilliant and well worth the money