Landscape & Garden Design
bashworthHow to raise my septic inspection hole concrete cover
7 May 2011
You can buy recessed manhole covers where you can set tiles or paver in the recess. Here is the link to a supplier http://www.acoaus.com.au
RedmanMicroscopic photos of barbs of scratchy and soft buffalo
6 May 2011
Reminds me of Victorian Grasses around coastal and sandy swamps. Not something you want to run through but if tossed an iceburg lettuce into it and had someone on the other side...
Suggest an alternative for grevilleas?
...Ok then GD you're not???? Hey Ray, I got the name of the nursery from a mate who grows some excellent natives here in WA. He was telling me about the work of Phill…
BamGarden planning - working out plant quanitites.... HELP! :)
4 May 2011
oh my gosh, you almost made me spit my drink!
take2Aluminium Boundary fence - should I and could I do it myself
4 May 2011
Nice block I just put up our side return fences and gates and a 2 panel side fence with timber post on the weekend, we just brought the panels from bunnings and the…
sir walters yellow where growing and green where stagnant
If nutrient deficiencies and the like were a problem, I'd mention them. What is going on is that if we focus purely on processed fertilisers as a means to make something…
rockabilly_kidLandscape Layout Help. Open Corner Verge etc.
3 May 2011
I think you misunderstand where i'm coming from. I must admit the diagram could be misconstrued. I have no neighbours on the south border at all. It's all wetlands, thus…
The Garden WhispererGardening supplies around Melbourne North- Please help
3 May 2011
I just found your mulch supply Taylors trees. It's posted in the mulch thread.
Help me with questions to ask!!! *turf prep*
Dig into one section and see if that is mixed through with the native soil Just with your hands in one little spot. I don't see clays or loams mixed through that. Does it…
Autumn turf laying in Newcastle
Jayta, if you screed it like you would for paving it will be a picture of perfection really only worth while if you have the time, are fussy and its a small area For a…
What size vegie/herb beds? Companion planting? Irrigation?
Just use them, For the money they are fine. No diff to water tanks or the like. They wont last for ever but you sure won't be kicking yourself in 15 years when they need replacing.
Looking for a feature tree - Help Me Plz
If you are after something to 2m or even 3m then you are not looking for a tree but a shrub that you will need to clip to form a tree shape. A small tree is one that grows…
cheerupcharlieLandscaping on Extremely Reactive Soil
30 April 2011
Hi there, I'm sure someone here will be able to send me in the right direction - hopefully! We are building on an E class block and so the slab was raised 500mm…
qonyxHave you ever had a retaining wall dispute with developers?
22 April 2011
I'm not quite sure if this is the same situation, but it sounds similar. We just had to suck it up and forgo $3k in additional retaining to level…