Frequently asked questions – Gold Coast landscape supplies
Do you have a question for our gardening experts? Have a read of some of the most popular questions we receive below. Refresh your backyard with help from our team—visit the centre or give us a call at Mudgeeraba Landscape Centre today.
A: Mulch supresses weed growth, helps hold moisture and keeps the temperature constant. Organic mulches breakdown overtime and will improve your overall soil health.
A: The majority of popular herbs will grow best in typical garden soil, as long as there is good drainage present. Some herbs, including rosemary and lavender, will thrive better in gritty and sharply drained soil.
A: Things to avoid putting in your compost includes pet waste, meat and fat, coffee filters and tea bags, produce stickers and synthetic materials, such as plastics and glossy coasted papers.
A: Cucumber, beetroot, carrot, tomatoes, eggplant, capsicum, pumpkin and watermelon are some popular choices that will thrive during the spring months.
A: Succulents are best in a well-draining potting mix. There are special mixes available for succulents or you can mix your soil with sand to make it more porous.