Landscape & Garden Design
tobyAcreage Copper log fence with automatic gates
27 April 2010
We are also building on an acreage and also hope to eventually have electric gates. I personally would have some form of brick / solid posts either side of the gates. I…
Driplines for Vegie gardens
You will need the 13mm elbows but they have a smaller 10mm head on the other end. That is pushed into the 19mm poly feeder pipe. You could also just use 13mm tees and run…
The quest for a perfect nature strip - help please Fu?
Grevillea Royal Mantle is a ripper as well.
White cotton-like substance in soil - not on plant
ECOECOHELP! Blocked storm water pipe under liquid limestone
29 April 2010
Is it perpetually blocked, or does it eventually clear? If it clears, try pouring measured amounts of water into the hole in the downpipe, then you can work out roughly…
My magnolia nearly pulled off
Avoid the use of garden stakes at every possible opportunity. It is a very poor practice and in the case of trees especially is a common cause of property damage years and…
Can earthworms eat vege seedlings / plants ?
Have a read of this relating to worms http://www.soilfoodweb.com.au/index.php ... Itemid=143
This is a short article about the benefits of worm castings in controlling pests http://www.soilfoodweb.com.au/index.php ... Itemid=143
The Garden WhispererGrass for SA conditions
6 May 2010
EZ will do fantastic once established. That is where the growers and landscapers avoid it because it takes a bit of work at the start to get it there. Growers really don't…
Planned LScapeWood to separate landscaping strips/areas?
6 May 2010
You can buy jarrah edging from garden supplies, but they do rot over a few years being thin timber and they do bend and warp. You can also get treated pine edging, better…
penny73Just wanted to share our new garden pics from start 2 finish
10 May 2010
We have actually found the kids use the garden more. They ride their bikes along the path ways and love jumping across the stones and along the wall. IF we were staying we…
RedIsotopeFu's recommendations on hose selection
11 May 2010
Hi everyone! Went to the big green shed on the weekend and visited the special orders desk to order the king of nozzles. Received a call today and the lady has told me…
CabinfeverBackyard Ideas Needed!!! HELP :) 18M LONG X 4.5M WIDE
28 May 2010
Two small kids ? I suggest a small cubby, some sort of path leading all the way to the cubby at the back were they can ride their vehicles, and the rest as open area to…
bailsWhich nursery in Melbourne - Need a Jap Maple "Osakazuki"
2 June 2010
Diacos are a great nursery and the owners have done a fantastic job in setting up the nursery - if you get one of the family members you will get exceptional service. Its…
jimmalenkoI need a privacy fence that lets the breeze through
4 June 2010
A 1.8m high solid fence ie. colorbond isn't going to completely stop the wind from entering the space behind ... it will simply sweep up and over it.