Landscape & Garden Design
Manual weeding versus nuking with Zero?
With regard to the new landscape getting done, it is for the very reason you described of having all the surface soil gone you are best advised to focus even more on…
Advice on what to plant around a pool
wow, sounds like a wonderful garden There's heaps like you described in Kingsley here in Perth Kentais are wonderful The spikey one you described sounds very much like…
Questions when working on the garden bed
yep, you are dead right If you have a raised bed, (which by the way is a fantastic way to get a garden going and be more environmentally friendly ) , you don't want a…
kekAny thoughts on using decomposed gravel for pathways ????
31 January 2010
If that's the same kind of stuff known as granitic sand (or granitic gravel) around here, it packs down pretty solidly.…
31 January 2010
Not my controller of choice by a long shot but this will help http://www.holmanindustries.com.au/prod ... ctions.PDF
dave-How to (really) stop a Removed Tree from re-sprouting
31 January 2010
Kill the tree and be in for some trouble. Trees cause more disputes between neighbours than anything else. Spot spray suckers and you'll be…
TheGardenWhispererwhat is this weed and how to get rid of it
4 February 2010
Don't worry about it. When you use a rotary hoe to prepare the soil it will mash it all up anyway. Then it doesn't get light and rots in the soil adding good organic matter
TheGardenWhispererSOIL PREP help!!!! I need this ready for turf or seed in 4wk
11 February 2010
That's cool. Yes there are many other things that act as distractions to doing things sustainably. The thought of, "well just my one little bit of syn turf won't hurt" or…
shreksmHelp needed for my screening plants - PLEASE!
14 February 2010
I thought I posted on this thread but looks like I didn't. Maybe I clicked on one of the links and forgot to come back. Anyway, just wanted to say I…
TheGardenWhispererBulleen art & garden vegetable swap market
15 February 2010
This is great news I know of talk of an online system in WA that will allow people to register excess fruit and veggies for exchange of fruit and veggies you need Hey…
Help with Willow Grubs on Chilean Willows.
Systemic injection of insecticide using a tree syringe. I would suggest the use of a certified qualified arborist. They should have the equipment to do that for you.
Help Needed - I think it might be black spot
If you get a magnifying glass and have a look under the leaf, you will see very small little things walking around. They can only be treated with a miticide (dicofol) Now…
H&L Package - Landscaping - What do you get?
little to no grass and lots of low shrubs is the most sustainable version. That surrounded around the boundaries with taller shrubs and open areas in between with small…
TheGardenWhispererManchurian Pear Varieties???
18 February 2010
If you ever get the chance have a chat with the head Arborist at Kings Park. He does workshops every now and then. He was mentored by one of Australia's leading Aborists…