Landscape & Garden Design
wemyss_castleProblem with levels - to retain or not to retain?
21 April 2010
Thanks for the reply A.Ryder I think you are right...I like your idea, and think I might get my husband to give that a go...he is pretty handy, so I think he should be…
TheGardenWhispererThe importance of good root systems
21 April 2010
Most trees have shallow roots. After all from gardens to Amazon rainforest to WA's Southern Forests and the Victorian forests, the whole layer of activity is generally in…
penny73Reccs for natural turf suppliers Melbourne
22 April 2010
Thanks for the tips we ended up with couch (we are selling our home so wanted something cheap and we live in Sanctuary Lakes and it is what is used on the golf course…
keenColorbond fence on top of Besser Block retaining wall
22 April 2010
Oceanover, It is possible. You need to design your wall and your fence so that you know where everything fits. Poles will only need to go into the wall, not the ground as…
kexkezHow much did you budget for for landscape & garden...
23 April 2010
budget. hmm forgot to include patience ... waiting for return quotes. has to be priceless.. surely?
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…
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
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…
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