Popular Searches

Latest Blogs

Your Questions Answered

How To Care For Miniture Fruit Trees

Don's Expert Answers

Question From: Wendy Fudge in  Naermbeen,  Narembeen WA   Nature of problem: how to care for miniture Fruit trees and if to prune and when to firtilize and how often   Type of Plant (if known): Imperial Mandarin, white Gold Peach ,Santa Rosa Plum and Moorpark Apricot   Symptoms of Plant Illness (please try NOT to diagnose your problems […] read more

LED Lights

Don’s Tips: LED Lights

Don's Tips

  Probably the best electrical innovation to come along in the last 20 years is the LED light. These lights use very little power – far less than quartz halogen lights or old fashioned light bulbs. LED lights in torches or small devices have revolutionized portable lighting – the greatest advance ever!  If you go […] read more

Mower Maintenace

Mower Maintenance

Don Burke’s blog

We show you, step-by-step, how to give your mower a tune-up just in time for spring. Some simple pre-season maintenance can ensure that turning grass into lawn is more pleasure than pain. Your local hardware store can supply any tools you need, and your mower shop with have the blade kit, spark plug and any […] read more

brick pathway

Magic Illusions

Jim Fogarty’s Landscaping Blog

Jim Fogarty says creating illusions is one of the great trade secrets used by garden designers. Here, he explains how he goes about to create your own little bit of design magic. There are many tricks that professional designers use to make the most of garden space. Illusion is one of the great secrets in […] read more



Megg Miller’s Poultry Blog

Anconas might be glamorous Italian fowls but they have a secret more people should know about – they’re pretty good layers as well as very good lookers. Ancona are attractive fowls that produce lots of lovely large white-shelled eggs. They tend to be kept mainly by show exhibitors but they are ideal as a purebred […] read more

Fact Sheets Index