Landscape & Garden Design
bg100Large Boulder Retaining Wall - Drainage Needed?
25 April 2016
Hi everyone, For a large sandstone boulder drystack retaining wall using "natural" shaped boulders and not the rectangular "logs" is any additional drainage required or…
HomeAngelsHow do I lay Versastone as garden edging?
22 April 2016
Oh yes, I remember seeing your thread. I love your landscaping. I didn't realize it was versastone. Looks like it was laid on sand. Are you happy with Versastone? It's…
SaveH2OGarden against house, want to replace, need advice
19 April 2016
I would highly recommend that you Waterproof your foundation with a membrane moisture barrier. this is one of the best solution to prevent any moist to your foundation.
xanthorrhoeaNara Native Turf - New Turf Variety
18 April 2016
So I planted nara native turf about a month ago (I would have like to plant earlier in the season but it was out of my control. I'm now worried it might not have been the…
pisceanHardenbergia comptoniana - How far spaced to hide fence?
9 April 2016
There are probably a lot out there that aren't quite as large and vigorous as the comptoniana. Just from experience alone though, I like the star jasmine (non native)…
CapnBloodbeardCan't get my lawn to take off! Should I change to buffalo?
9 April 2016
That's good to note....we fail hard at garden so low maintenance is probably best for us
BeatrixKiddoEmpire Zoysia turf help - Why is it different in one spot?
8 April 2016
Listen to the turf farm use a herbicide.. Don't rip it up for gods sake. You need to figure out exactly what weed it is, if it's a paspalum (most likely) there is a…
rubasurexFixing fence to top of sand stone blocks?
6 April 2016
We have a retaining wall built from sand stone blocks. The blocks are a rough rectangular shape and average about 1m long by about 500 square. The top (center) of the wall…
Help needed selecting plants for new garden - Perth WA
I'd like to see a photo
Permanent solution to wandering trad? (sick of weeding!)
I'd suggest the same thing ie poison it. My only concern is that if your neighbours are letting it grow it will just keep returning
MadamImAdamCalibrachoa (Bunnings 'Triple Treat) care and maintenance
1 April 2016
Hi all. I have a row of Triple treat (https://goo.gl/photos/XFe6f26rbxsWdSUS7) in my retaining wall. The wall is drained very well with ag line and gravel in the botom 80%…
Stewie DLandscaping and planting advice frangipani tree?
29 March 2016
Just make sure that wherever you plant the Frangipani it is free draining. They hate wet feet. I'd also plant it away from the driveway or path as others above have said…
happystarzGrass that can cope with autumn leaf fall and shade
21 March 2016
apparently the most shade tolerant buffalo is Sapphire buffalo, can tolerate up to 60-70 percent shade? If the area is 100 percent shaded though, probably won't cope.
happystarzWhere to purchase Bioassis Bactivate or equivalent in Melb?
9 March 2016
Hi, does anyone know where I can purchase Bioassis Bactivate or something equivalent from in Melbourne? thanks
Ideas how to design landscape for sloping front yard
Our block slopes down and we have built two retaining walls. Here is an old blog post of mine showing the walls. I'll be posting an update in a couple of days showing what…