Landscape & Garden Design
ImightbedaveRe: SOAKWELLS - How easy are they to put in and install ?
26 March 2018
Hi all, Wondering if anyone can point me in the right direction. Using this guide, I installed my own soakwells a few months back. Pit in the back, pit in the front, with…
simply_seanNew sod - Questions on seasol, powerfeed and molasses
15 November 2016
Hi everyone, I've got new sod in my backyard that was laid about 10 days ago. The sod is just beginning to knit in really well and is getting harder to lift on the…
mb21Advise - laying decorative gravel around stepping stone path
30 September 2016
I wouldn't bother with the weed mat at all all it does is trap all the dirt ect that's washed down through the gravel over the years. Make sure the ground is clean (no…
JazzyJessWill a magnolia damage house/concrete path? -Photos included
21 September 2013
JazzyJess, do you think the magnolia Kay parris might tolerate being in a big ceramic pot? I bought two plants and they are both so small now, but…
TheGardenWhispererMop top robinia - do they really sucker?
20 May 2013
It is absolute insanity to plant these and IMO down right irresponsible. It puts a great deal of stress and aguish on other people who wish not to be a part of the…
RibbonSuggestions for tough turf for sandy soil, cold climate
6 December 2012
Hey guys We are a long way off laying turf, but its never too early to plan right I have slightly special needs for my lawn. In effect what I am looking to build is…
JazzyJessCan someone please tell me - what kind of tree this is?
30 November 2012
Oooh that's going to be beeyootiful when it grows up!
CindyHelensPatio and Garden Ideas. Need Your Help Here, Please!
29 November 2012
Hi abbigailyoung care to show us some photos of your patio space and garden?
TheGardenWhispererFu Manchu's Guide to Soil Prep & Laying Turf
30 August 2012
Starting to think we kill this thread as its becoming a mess after such a great start. Everything required is covered in the first 2 pages. I think a lawn forum would be…
TheGardenWhispereris it safe to build fence on top of stone retaining wall?
16 August 2012
Here in WA, we have most of our fences on top of limestone retaining walls. i'm looking at one right now.
chrisandkateLandscape and drainage problem - new finished house
5 December 2011
Thats not a drain, just storm water piping connected to your downpipes. You will need a minimum of 50mm of coverage above those pipes to the under side of any paving or…
umehomesLandscape with slope block, your advise much appreciate!!!
20 October 2011
Got a quotation as below: . pave path from footpath to front step with Bink pavers, 1.5 metres wide . place stones/gravel down side of house from front corner of house to…
TheGardenWhispererTURF LAYING SUMMARY and what has become many things turf :)
18 December 2010
Folks I am going to draw to a close this amazing thread. It will remain a sticky but with 20 what ever pages, it is past the effectiveness it was. The same questions…
kexkezWeepy (micro porous) rubber hoses in organic gardening?
6 March 2010
There's a great bargain to be had on ebay atm if you live anywhere near the seller. Bateau Bay, Central Coast, NSW, Australia Auction sitting at .99 c for 100m . NYLEX…