Landscape & Garden Design
Pine Bark Chips and needles
If using peastraw you will get peas coming up and maybe a few grasses. Let them grow Then when they get bigger they are very easy to pull out and just lay them on the…
Please help me identify the blue/silver plant on the right
Unfortunately they don't make plants to go with house colours These living things evolved many millions or at least hundreds of thousands of years ago and we just have to…
Snail and Slug deterent - Copper Strips
yeah it should work a treat. I know a prominent WA Hort that uses the liquid sprays containing copper and it has worked well for him. You should get a win.
Soil prep for turf laying in Perth - (Fu :) )
Yep, zeolite, bentonite clay (Mirco Bros for about $25 dollars a bag.) Certified organic compost (not lawn mix, not landscape mix, not organic soil) Must be certified…
Advice on roses and buxus hedge during renovation
Just add Forum Homeone to your google searches and you will find what you are after It's all here Use the bigger floppy bucket things for the standard roses and the…
LexSlabs - Calling all engineering & experienced minds ...
15 February 2011
Yep, pretty much, i drew it to scale, specifiying what materials i was going to use (which are available off the council websites)…
Site drainage / Surface drainage
Have a browse through these products. These are available for domestic use but many of the examples are on a very large scale. http://www.globalsynthetics.com.au/prod ...…
nattygeeLandscaper - Melbourne Western suburbs
18 October 2010
try Mark at Pacific Australis (0425 730 271). Not sure if he covers that area but he does really great work and specialises in native gardens which are low maintenance.
The Garden WhispererWell priced plant and irrigation suppliers in Adelaide
18 October 2010
Hi Fu So you recommend subsurface drip irrigation for garden beds, and veggie patches, but not for lawn, is that correct? For veggie patch and…
cmooringThinking of DIY paving, any suggestions
23 October 2010
We did our own paving and you can easily tell it's not a professional job, but that probably says more about our skill than anything else I'm sure we would have been much…
The Garden WhispererAdvice on my Dwarf Lemon tree
21 October 2010
Can I suggest not using white oil. I'd be using Eco Oil instead because the White oil is a petroleum oil. It can only be used a few times a year really with out harming…
mecha-wombatOOps overdid the Seamungus pellets on our new lawn. help!
24 October 2010
LOL I was walking and playing on it with the Joey almost directly after laying Thats probably why I have a bald patch BWHAHAHAHA On…
cleggaFencing and Landscaping in the Newhaven Estate, Piara Waters
25 October 2010
I am curious about this as we will be building in Newhaven, were you able to get your fences up prior to handover?