Landscape & Garden Design
KerryFAlternative to Lilly Pilly in the Shire of Yarra Ranges
14 February 2011
I know that the protection for trees etc is nothing new - the new parts are the requirement to survey all indigenous & large plants, regardless of whether native or…
keenFront yard - path laid, gates built and fitted, planting out
15 February 2011
Now he tells me........
kavotherwhat trees for front garden feature and blockout a 2 storey?
15 February 2011
we have a 12 metre garden bed to landscape in front of our fence and sliding gate which is all to the side of a garage. across the road are large 2 stories overlooking…
tomking.chenBad quality granitic sand ruined all my hard work!
17 February 2011
I am so pissed now ! After two months of hardwork, digging and digging, my backyard was ready for a easy finish. I was planning to pour some granitic sand on top and it…
KerryFName that Gum - anyone any good at this?
18 February 2011
Grrrr show off Seriously though, glad you got the software working. Now, can you give me a list of narrow leaved peppermint species that are not indigenous to the…
New Garden Ideas - NOR Perth
Poo. Have a look at agonis in new areas. They look shite. Blown over to one side, all sparse on one side and full of foliage the other. There's a road near mine that has…
Laying turf.....for those who know nothing !!
Have a search on here for zeolite. There is even a few threads listing who sells it and where. Stockfeed and farm shops are different to pet supply shops.
EZ not growing in some places, what do you think
Still soil prep is critical with this turf variety. Layering soils can mean with many popular turf varieties they can't handle conditions or extremes. What's behind the…
Retic issue - a station stays on all the time
Yes it will be reducing pressure as more water is diverted away from where you want it to be. In all likely hood the valve will be the problem. Try cleaning the valve…
lachjorLaying turf - alternative to organic soil improver.
19 February 2011
I'm not in Perth If we HAD to compromise... would it be better to use less of top quality organic soil (the one I've priced up is from Mumballup Organics), or better to…
The Garden WhispererTainted EZ turf rolls - should I give supplier a serve?
22 February 2011
Empress can be a monster and that's why I don't recommend it for domestic applications. You need to own your own edger (proper edger not whipper snipper) and reel…
chrisandkateHelp with advice on deck/retaining wall plans please
23 February 2011
If not a bit low. I'd be thinking $20-25K around my place
RedmanWhat is the coolest thing you've found in your garden?
27 February 2011
KerryFIs it to late to plant out sweet potato in Melbourne?
1 March 2011
Apparently yes. They grow shoots from their 'eyes', you cut that shoot out (with the bit of potato attached) then plant it. The rest of the potato will keep growing…
LexDeliver, cover and let it sit - good idea?? Is Fu around?
1 March 2011
Huh! I actually forgot about that! I really should be prepared for every step of the way!! I should also probably somehow break it to our landscaper that I might (just…
acrebuild1Need help planning my gardens - i have 5 acres to garden!
4 March 2011
oh really, that doesnt sound good. will do