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Hilton Harvest Community Garden

Hilton Harvest Community Garden

  If you are interested in community gardens, or just like taking a stroll in a beautiful garden setting while the kids play on the swings, come and have a look at Hilton Harvest Community Garden. Located in the heart of Hilton, on the southwest corner of Hilton Primary School, Rennie...

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Solar Passive Design

Solar Passive Design

Trees that lose their leaves in winter, known as deciduous trees, are a great way to provide shade in summer without blocking warm sunshine in winter. Planted to the north, north-east or north-west, deciduous trees can provide solar passive benefits to the interior of the house (through windows)...

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Using Recycled Jarrah Timber

Using Recycled Jarrah Timber

Jarrah is a unique Australian hardwood renowned for its durability and strength, with a tight dense grain reflecting the slow growth rates. The timber typically has an attractive deep mahogany red colour, which is a perfect complement to any garden. Recycled jarrah has many uses in landscaping...

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Banksias

Banksias

Banksias have striking foliage and flowers. We have found the Coastal Banksia (B. Integrifolia) to be a hardy and very fast growing Banksia and it is often one of the staples of our landscaping work. It is tall and slender which is great for narrow spots. Ngoolark Nursery in South Fremantle have...

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Why Professional Landscaping?

Why Professional Landscaping?

Landscaping, as we all know, requires lots of time and effort. For anyone new to gardening, it can be tempting to ‘plant first, landscape later’. With great enthusiasm to get plants in the ground, corners are cut – the most being soil preparation and the building of adequate planting beds...

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Passionfruit

Passionfruit

Passionfruit are worth a go if you have a spot that gets sun all day. Here are some additional tips for planting along with the usual instructions obtained from the internet or nursery staff.   If the planting spot is alongside a driveway or path and digging space is tight – dig a big, long...

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