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Autumn Gardening Tips

autumnAutumn is a great time to rejuvenate a garden for the new season and next spring.

The following tips will help your autumn garden flourish.…

Paving, Decking, Foliage

The interplay of contrasting materials and foliage gives these gardens year-round interest and will give a lush modern garden that reflects the busy lifestyle of many home owners.…

At War With Your Weeds?

weedsWhat more can the title of this blog say? Eliminating weeds, particularly in a lawn can truly be a battle that homeowners lose.…

Big Thinking

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Although a garden may not be particularly large, it can pack a strong visual punch and work with the house to create that sense of indoor-outdoor connection that so many home owners crave.…

Gardening Tips For Kids

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Ages 4-5: For kids in this age group, gardens make great playgrounds. Encourage secret hide-a-ways, such as forts made from giant sunflowers, or a teepee enclosed with climbing pole beans.

When to Grow Tomatoes.

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Tomatoes love the warmth so, in most areas, they grow best through the summer months. Spring and early summer are the ideal times to sow tomatoes from seed. Although tomato seeds can be planted direct into the garden …

Do You Need To Top Dress Your Lawn?

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Many home gardeners believe they need to top dress their lawn. Do you need to do this ? . Well it comes down to a number of factors, and in some cases it is required. The major reason you …

Growing Citrus

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Tips and Hints To save space, plant two varieties of citrus in the one planting hole. Common causes of the sudden death of young trees include overwatering, frost or bad drainage; for older trees the usual suspect is collar …

Living or Constructed Fences

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If your thinking of building a fence here are some things you might want to think about before you get started. The obvious difference is the height of a living fence.…

Natives in your Landscape

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Australian Natives have an image problem based on myths and misconceptions. Natives are hardy, low in maintenance and have great flowers. Even if you introduce small pockets of Australian plants in your garden, this will encourage native birds and …