Some remedial work in the garden

We have a problem with moss on the so called lawn in our garden and my husband has tried to get rid of the moss but with no success so we have decided to get rid of the lawn instead.This photo gives you an idea of how poor the lawn is so we are making…

Some garden activity

We demolished some concrete at the back of our back shed and we were going to take it to the recycling centre but the cost of depositing the concrete was over $200 so we thought there must be some other means of disposal.¬† We came up with the idea of creating a mounded garden bed…

Some serious garden renovation

We have two vegetable garden beds and they have not been producing as well as they should and we had finally decided that the reason for that is the invasion of roots from the pittosporum hedge. I have completely dug up one bed and am now in the process of doing the same to the…

A small version of a parterre for the back yard

I would call it a garden bed but my husband calls it a parterre¬†and has been planning to put one in the backyard for quite some time and after much contemplation he finally decided what he was going to do. The area where the parterre was to go was a “nothing area’ beneath the clothesline….