Landscaping

  • How to Create an Outdoor Living Space

    It’s easy to see why outdoor living spaces have become so trendy – there’s nothing quite like spending an afternoon relaxing, or an evening entertaining, surrounded by lush greenery and fresh air. Even better, an…

  • 5 Reasons to Plant a Grass Tree

    Looking for the perfect new tree to add to your garden? Here are five reasons why a grass tree could be exactly what you need.   A Grass Tree Provides a Dramatic Focal Point Let’s…

  • Four Top Trees for Landscaping

    There are many beautiful trees available for landscaping, but there are four trees that stand out as being the four top trees for landscaping. These trees each have a unique feature that makes them excellent…

  • 5 Ways to Make the Most of a Small Garden

    Many find themselves feeling restricted and uninspired when trying to design a small garden. However, when it comes to outdoor spaces, good things really do very often come in small packages. Smaller gardens are cheaper…

  • Planning Trees for Your Climate and Location

    Trees come in all sorts of sizes, shapes, and climate needs. Australia has nearly any sort of climate you can imagine, depending on your altitude, nearness to the ocean, or distance inland. The same planning…

  • What’s in a Name: Disputed Nomenclature for Acacia Trees

    Carl Linnaeus, whose self-chosen epitaph reads, “God Created, Linnaeus arranged” was a major mover in the creation scientific names used today for trees and other sorts of plants, as well as animals. Often, scientific names…

  • Landscaping with Olive Trees: 6 Creative Ideas

    With their twisted, gnarled trunks and silvery green foliage, olive trees not only look magnificently rustic, but they’re also incredibly versatile. Whether you plant one as a feature tree or grow them in a row…

  • Edible Landscaping: How to Get Started

    With sustainability and self-sufficiency being major trends at the moment, more and more people are trying their hand at edible landscaping. If the concept of producing your own food in a garden that looks beautifully…

  • Enjoying Your Garden and Trees: Self-care while Gardening

    This seems to be the year to focus on “self-care”. There is no place where it is more applicable than when gardening. Trees, such as the magnificent Queensland Bottle Tree, Mango tree, or even an…

  • 3 Feature Trees That Won’t Make a Mess of Your Garden

    Let’s be honest, some trees can be really messy. Fallen leaves aside, you also often have to deal with dropped flowers, fruits, and seeds, making some trees completely unsuitable for a low-maintenance garden. If you’re…

  • The Correct Way to Water Your Garden Trees

    Water is essential for a tree’s survival, but, unfortunately, rainfall often doesn’t provide enough. This makes manual watering a must. However, do this in the wrong way and they’ll still end up suffering, making it…

  • The Best Companion Plants for Garden Trees

    People often wonder if they can grow other plants under and around their garden trees. Usually, the answer is yes, so long as you pick the right plants. What is Companion Planting? To put it…

  • How to Make Your Garden Look More Rustic

    The rustic look is a popular one in gardens. It provides a quaint and charming ambience that makes a garden instantly feel more comfortable and homely. No matter what style your garden may be, it’s…