Landscape & Garden Design
Re: Paving complete! - now for backyard design NEW PIC
Fu - is that a copper pipe running down the wall for the irrigation run off? This is what my dad told me to do but the garden lady at Mitre10…
Landscape and Garden design ideas for Cottage Block
Magnolia grandiflora 'St Mary'
Hence the best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago The second best time is now. It is a wise person who plants a tree knowing they may never see the shade it will…
How big will these Lilly Pilly plants grow? Leave in pots?
Also choose a pot you can them out of. So make sure the top isn't narrower than the middle They will need repotting every few years.
Bagheerademo and rebuild - what to keep from the garden
7 August 2011
Hi ChristineX I've done the same exercise - have around 30 roses I dug out and re-potted - Seasol is a must. I had to dig them out end of summer - not the best time.…
Cheapest retaining wall - ugly is okay!
Be aware of the heavy metals that leach from tyres. A dry stone wall can be cost effective but time consuming. Look good. Gabion walls are also quite good and cost effective.
KnockItDownRetaining wall a little short and Agg pipe question's
5 August 2011
I don't believe the 50mm difference in height will cause an issue however, while you have the opportunity to do so it's not a bad idea to extend the "plinth" down another…
The Garden WhispererPlastic channel grates for draining turf areas
26 July 2011
Just make sure the pergola guy does the soil prep outlined so often here in the landscpae forum of Homeone so your landscpae becomes cheaper in years to come on both you…
The Garden WhispererNeed Suggestions Designing a Landscape..!
26 July 2011
Have a read on the stickys at the top of this forum. They have links to much of what you are seeking for ideas. The galleries of each states landscpae associations are…
mikeg12searching for red retaining wall / screen wall post
22 July 2011
Am I being ripped off? Re turf
I'll bet my left nut that their premium prep doesn't cut it against what all turf mobs should be doing as outlined on this forum. Zeolite, spongolite/perlite. Certified…
Mushrooms on grass
watch this 15min clip and then try tell us they need killing http://www.ted.com/talks/paul_stamets_o ... world.html
notremaisonGarden installation prep - how much for a bobcat+truck?
17 July 2011
Not sure if you're in a growing area or not with lots of development going on, but about 2 weeks ago walked across the street and asked the guys doing site and driveway…
arcturusAdvice on plant selection along "pool" fence (photos incl)
15 July 2011
FYI, ended up putting in a combination of Kangaroo Paw and Camelias (which we'll eventually prune into standards). We liked the idea of flowers throughout the year. If…