Landscape & Garden Design
Japonica26What's up with our lawn? Yellow patches.
2 March 2012
Yup, I remember that thread as well. That's why I bought it...Fu recommended it. And our soil was not some "commonly sold" commercial garbage but from one of the…
71monaroIs rainwater ok for subsurface turf irrigation?
25 February 2012
Thanks Fu, As any system plumbed to the house, if it runs out then it switches over to mains, so will always have a supply for the irrigation, It will just make sure we…
Help - can anyone identify these black spots?
Please for the love of god don't use systemic insecticides to control these. Thier effects on us and our environment are concerning and one commonly recommended one even…
vegasbabyRetaining Wall - Render+Paint vs Sandstone Cladding
23 February 2012
Thanks. So for budgetting purposes, that's about $100 per sqm.
Artificial Grass - is it really that bad?
http://www.perthnow.com.au/news/breakin ... um=twitter Oh we are already seeing plastic grass ending up in landfill. At least lawn can be composted. Over heard a chap in…
How to grow a lawn from seed in backyard with two dogs
Make sure you are highly selective which seed you use. Most are ryes and fescues which are going to need so much water in summer to stay green. Big fail for resources and…
Not sure what happened to my fragipani
A good potting mix? Ask a garden centre and everyone of them is good. Anyway, pluck off the leaves, molasses, seasol and a layer of pinebark mulch in the top of the pot.…
Please help identify what's eating our murraya
Who knows but either way it's not anywhere near the end of the world. The great thing is it'll just grow new leaves and some amazing moth or butterfly can do their amazing…
Help with our EZ please!
Using Kike or couch is the very reason why I can cruise one urban McLandscape disaster zone after another and see people who hate their lawns. More grass in the gardens…
When to plant Chinese Tallow
Tallow will be fine. No matter what tree is planted, it's going to chase the soft soil where the trenches were dug. Why? It's easy for them. 8m is still a small tree.…
Holy crap I've got some catching' up to do
You guys have been über busy! I have gone missing for a while and the few times I've had to get on here has been absorbed with answering PMs not posted on the forum.…
pressure regulator requirement
Install the regulator after the master valve or one on each station after the valve if regular "old skool" retic is used elsewhere on the system. Instal a disk filter…
ilikethemoonWebsites or Magazines for Landscaping Inspiration?
9 February 2012
Now that we have slab down I'm excited to get cracking on our landscaping design. Does anyone have any recommendations as to what magazines/websites I should be visiting…
StartingOutSome questions for crushed gravel pathway
9 February 2012
Hi there, We're about to lay a crushed gravel path with 'stepping stone' pavers down the side of our house to replace the dirt and weeds that are there currently. This…