Landscape & Garden Design
Sandstone wall ideas please
We can't really do any more sandstone cutting.....
The company that cut out that sandstone estimated 4 days to do the job, it ended up taking 17 days because the sandstone…
supposed to have Annual upkeep
I never did mine in the 9 years I lived in my house
Autumn/Winter garden flowers
Crikey, you're almost at Bacchus Marsh, so no idea about the best garden centre, but a quick search on google maps didn't throw up anything obviously close
Put it just inside your boundary, next to the driveway or path to front door.
Songs of India
I was going to ask what on earth you were talking about, but just googled it instead!
Dracaena reflexa 'Song of India' - results I found say it can be difficult to…
Coloured sealer on plain concrete
BTW, noticed that this site says "93 MPA strength after 28 days" ... "A finish that is stronger than concrete itself" ...
This finish layer then…
Light coloured pavers - maintenance?
Thanks, tm ... have to admit that I thought that your a/f tiles were grey
Hmmm ... if tiles are so hard to keep clean, I can only imagine that pavers would be even…
Mar 07, 2011 10:43 am
Good lawnmowing service SOR
Have asked multiple mowers to mow it long. Most of them say "no problem" and then proceed to scalp it and then say it died because of a lack of water. Others just say…
OUTDOOR TIMBER SCREENING
love this timber screen...will definately be needing it in out backyard.....sydney neighbours :S
Drip Systems - above or below surface?
When rolling the pipe out, always unroll it the way it went onto the roll Comes out dead straight every time There are dollies available to sit the roll on and…
Powdery Mildew on rockmelon
Still one million times better than the alternatives. Even if the milk didn't work for you in this case it is always worth being the first option. It will have also…
Eremophila 'Kalbarri carpet' dieing back
It will have more to do with what is grown by the nurseries that sell it. There are weak and strong plants being propagated and sold under the same name. Was discussing…
mulch from mulchnet
I was at a mates house the other day. He is emerging into the world of new school horticulture We put this mulch down and for the first time he has never seen the garden…
Living in Perth, you would absolutely need irrigation. On 50m2 its a piece of cake. The temperature difference that small 50m2 will make to your home will be worth its…
Gum Tree, get in touch with your states landscape association, see if they could send an email out to their members or you could email members yourself
Trading post as well.
PC Control Irritrol
Not sure. It really is beyond me why we are not seeing better options for irrigation control. Phone apps and systems operated through a PC just make sense. One wire set…
what's this on my ornamental pear trees?
Not sure either. You can send that pic to your states dept of Agriculture. they will have Entomologists that can identify it.
As for green eggs or what ever, just leave…
SCREENING TREE RECOS
Olives are very large. Not a practical option. Lily pillys are very disease prone.
Magnolia little gem or better still is Magnolia Kay Paris or Magnolia TeddyBear
Help save my Staghorn
Thanks Fu - I have been giving it a little seasol every now and then - trouble is it is a bit breezy where we are so will try and protect it. I was worried it wouldn't…
Rendering in Perth
my parents had the frontage of their house done and the rest is being done at the end of this month. really happy how its turned out and was a reasonable price also. can…
1st Home Owner- Beginning Gardener
The leaf and twig piles should go straight back onto the garden. return all that organic material back to your soil. Don't throw away such an important commodity for your soil
TRIMMING A HEDGE
clip and prune as often as possible. The more any plant is clipped the more opportunity for flower occurs.
Native plants should be clipped at least 3 times in a year. In…
Weed identification help please!
Thanks Fu. Palms of course, reminds me of my parents garden in the 1980s...at any rate I definitely don't want them growing there. Time for them to go!