Landscape & Garden Design
SaveH2OToo much compost-re Fu manchu's soil prep instruction
29 February 2016
Fu in one corner, the bobcat guy in the other. Fu by knock out!
BeatrixKiddoDepth of soil over sand and cement fill round pool
28 February 2016
500mm ideally, 300mm min. Check the drainage of the fill or the plants may drown.
6bangaOnion Weed - Help! how do you get rid of it...
19 February 2016
Im just glad im not the only one lol. Best time to tackle it is after extreme rainfall I find you can pull them up sometimes with the bulb still attached as the soil is…
Please help identify this grass/weed
Hi There That is crab weed grass please copy and paste the below and see under crab weed grass http://faculty.valenciacollege.edu/tkle ... /weeds.htm Its a very common…
rainaNeed some advice regarding Timber vs Colorbond sheds
15 February 2016
Hi all, We are building in sydney and we want to install a small sized shed in our backyard for garden supplies and other bits and pieces. We like Timbersheds but they…
MrBeeH4 timber posts in ground what to do help....
14 February 2016
If you're that worried about it you should probably instead use something like this http://www.bunnings.com.au/ridgi-150-x- ... r_p1080303
Stewie DExcessive seed heads in Santa Ana Couch lawn
8 February 2016
I'm certainly not complaining. Last summer was pretty dry for us too for a few long periods and I had to do a lot of watering. This year hardly any apart from pot…
ShambiniOne year old Lily Pilly's - do I prune, huge size variance
7 February 2016
Tip pruning will encourage growth and also make them bushier. Try to do it on a cloudy day to prevent the leaves from burning. Spray the foliage and with a 50/50 blend of…
Pants001What is the best approach at landscaping?
28 January 2016
anyone who could help me with this please? Thanks. Skull try this bloke, he will quote you for just a plan Then you can get prices from him and other landscapers or do…
bullswoolDIY costs and complexity for Pebble Path?
27 January 2016
I've a question about the height of the soil before laying the pavers. Mine is maybe 150mm below where I want the height of the pavers. And I'm worried that if I build up…
Stewie DWill a lawn grow near an established gum?
25 January 2016
There is a mature Gum about 10m high and a canopy spread of about 5m not too far from us with buffalo right up to it and the lawn looks very healthy. The Gum tree has a…
toucanRetaining compacted road base next to garden - help required
20 January 2016
Hi guys, I wonder if anyone has experience with garden edging? We've laid some road base (will be some concrete 'pads' constructed for granite pavers to be glued to) My…
aloenyxWhat option did you go with for a front path to your home?
19 January 2016
That looks really nice. I like the wide steps, especially with a double storey. Balances out the facade, plus I hate narrow little steps and paths..
LorriDriveway trees and front landscaping on acreage
17 January 2016
Hi, our land is in Tasmania, but I thought that the Bal was the same Australia wide but maybe I am wrong, I haven't looked it up to see. We will be thinking about what we…