Landscape Supplies Canberra

The Mulch Episode

2023-08-16T11:30:51+10:00Categories: Landscape Supplies Canberra|Tags: , , , , |

The great gardener’s ally, Mulch. Why is it so important and when is it the best time to do it? It helps to retain moisture. When mulching in the spring we add a layer of protection to the soil. The mulch will provide shade to the soil under it helping it stay moist for longer. By [...]

Pruning Your Roses

2023-06-23T13:49:43+10:00Categories: Landscape Supplies Canberra|Tags: , , , , , |

WHEN TO PRUNE There are varying opinions of the best time to prune your roses… here at Corkhill Bros we opt for late July - early August! This means the roses are still dormant, but the frosty mornings are (hopefully!) coming to an end. Some gardeners choose to prune them earlier in Winter, this is still [...]

Bulbs in May!

2024-03-19T01:30:16+11:00Categories: Landscape Supplies Canberra|Tags: , , , , , , |

Are you a beginner gardener? Or just looking for inspiration for your garden? Here at Corkhill Bros, we can give you advice on what products to use to create the garden of your dreams. As the longest running landscaping supplier in the Canberra region, we have lots of experience, and we love sharing it with our [...]

Product Spotlight: Nimmitabel Blue Stone

2024-03-19T01:30:07+11:00Categories: Landscape Supplies Canberra|

This Winter we are shining a spotlight on our Nimmitabel Blue Stone range... The Nimmitabel Blue Stone is a product that was only added to our range this year and includes the Nimmitabel Wall Rock, Nimmitabel Hydrasplit and Nimmitabel Stepping Stones. Each are naturally a beautiful blue-grey colour with a beige tinge to the sides. To [...]

Hiring a skip bin in Canberra… What you need to know!

2024-03-19T01:29:56+11:00Categories: Landscape Supplies Canberra|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Hiring a skip bin can sometimes be confusing.... What size skip bin do I need? What can I put in the bin? How do I avoid hidden costs? We hear you! We have worked to put together this helpful guide to make ordering a skip bin in Canberra simple! If you have any extra questions or [...]

3 Reasons to Plant in Autumn

2024-03-19T01:29:47+11:00Categories: Garden supplies Canberra, Landscape Supplies Canberra|Tags: , , , |

Soil Temperatures In autumn soil temperatures are still warm enough to encourage root establishment and growth, but not too warm as to stress new plants. Planting in spring risks high temperatures before the plant has had time to establish itself. Less Watering As the soil temperature and climate are cooler in autumn, the soil takes longer [...]

Bulb Planting Guide

2024-01-22T03:35:02+11:00Categories: Garden supplies Canberra, Landscape Supplies Canberra|Tags: , , , , |

When to plant Bulbs like a cool setting. Planting bulbs too early when the soil is still warm may cause the roots to rot. For this reason the prime bulb planting season in Canberra is April. If you have already bought your bulbs and think the weather may still be too warm for planting, put your [...]

An alphabetical guide for the winter garden

2024-01-22T03:34:51+11:00Categories: Garden supplies Canberra, Landscape Supplies Canberra, Mugga lane tip|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

An alphabetical guide for the winter garden A – Asparagus crowns (clumps of roots) can be planted into well-manured trenches. B – Bindii appears in the lawn at this time of year. Remove it with Yates BuffaloPro or Bindii & Clover Killer. C – Citrus scale – white flecks on the trunk and branches – can [...]

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