Last Activity:10-11-2010 3:25 PM
Posted in thread: Over-wintering Japanese Maple on 10-11-2010 at 02:25 PM
Last year I had an overgrown ash tree cut down in my small back yard. I'm planning to replace
it with a smaller Red Dragon Japanese Maple which I have already purchased but probably won't
be able to g...
Posted in thread: tree planting location on 10-11-2010 at 02:17 PM
Depends on the type of tree. See if there is a college agricultural extension in your area-- in
Florida, UF has extensions that can help answer tree questions (height, width, rooting, etc).In
Posted in thread: Weird creepy weed, what is it? on 10-11-2010 at 02:15 PM
They look like the ones we had everywhere when I lived in Arizona, they are real pain to get
rid of and the ants love them for some reason.
Posted in thread: Backyard sprinklers don't work. on 10-06-2010 at 10:15 AM
If you get funny pipe its a piece of cake to install, just dig a trench with a pick axe, then
have a buddy follow you and lay in/cover up the pipe and fill the trench back in. If you want
to be carefu...
Posted in thread: Backyard sprinklers don't work. on 10-06-2010 at 10:09 AM
That is a heck of a problem... I had a similar problem in my old house, abandoned pipes
everywhere, yard hydrants that didnt work. If it were me, I would just install a new line. It
will be the fastes...
Posted in thread: Hops - suitable for deck shade? on 10-06-2010 at 10:00 AM
Hops would be perfect for shading a deck in the summer. They grow quickly and get very tall,
farms use 30ft poles for these things. They smell great. They make a great gift if you have a
beer making b...
Posted in thread: healthy lawn on 10-06-2010 at 09:56 AM
Hello everyone,I had a question for anyone- my grandfather was telling me that for a healthy
lawn, I need sprinkle cornfeed on the lawn before it rains. He insist this makes for a healthy
lawn, nice a...
Posted in thread: Hello everyone! on 10-06-2010 at 09:29 AM
Hey Everyone! looking forward to getting know you all and helping each other with home projects