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3 Reasons to Plant in Autumn

2021-03-09T15:58:07+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

2021-03-09T10:46:26+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

2019-01-22T14:46:33+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 [...]

Laying Your New Lawn

2018-11-28T12:35:18+11:00Categories: Landscape Supplies Canberra|Tags: , , , , |

Lawn Preparation Great lawns perform both as a functional open space or play area within your property whilst providing an aesthetic form in the foreground or background of a garden. The key factor responsible for long term lawn care is adequate drainage. This must ensure that appropriate soil moisture is held to support growth and retain [...]

Sowing a New Lawn

2021-02-08T15:40:29+11:00Categories: Landscape Supplies Canberra|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sowing a New Lawn Although new lawns are commonly established from turf, many large areas are established from seed. Early Autumn and Spring are excellent times of the year to sow a new lawn. The seed will germinate readily if the ground is warm. Your lawn will be expected to suit many purposes, bright green carpet [...]

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