Jim's Mowing Mornington Peninsula Region
04 Jun 2021

How to make your own garden fertiliser

When it comes to gardening and landscaping in Mornington Peninsula, it’s challenging to keep a garden thriving throughout the year. Exposure to high winds and salt spray from the coast can wreak havoc on your well-manicured garden. But one of the best ways to protect your plants is to keep them healthy. The healthier your […]

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04 Jun 2021

5 organic pest control solutions for your garden

There are many challenges that locals face when it comes to gardening Mornington Peninsula. There are tough weather conditions like high winds and seaspray to deal with. The soil content of your backyard may also need to be adjusted in order for your plants to thrive. However one of the biggest challenges that local gardeners […]

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20 Mar 2021

Jim’s gutter cleaning tips to protect your home

Having lush trees around your home is a joy for most of the year. But when autumn rolls around your backyard can get messy with leaves dropping everywhere. Cleaning up the leaves from your lawn is easy but what about the ones on your roof? Too often homeowners neglect this area of gardening. When your […]

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20 Feb 2021

5 tips for protecting your garden from pests

A common issue that home gardeners have is dealing with pests. You’ve spent months sowing seeds and planning out your garden beds. So it can be a real let-down when your plants get eaten by insects. But unlike other gardening issues, there’s plenty you can do to prevent pests from invading your garden. To help […]

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20 Jan 2021

Tree pruning tips for garden maintenance

Essential‌ ‌advice‌ ‌for‌ ‌keeping‌ ‌your‌ ‌trees‌ ‌healthy‌ ‌ With‌ ‌so‌ ‌many‌ ‌plants‌ ‌in‌ ‌your‌ ‌backyard,‌ ‌it’s‌ ‌hard‌ ‌to‌ ‌keep‌ ‌track‌ ‌of‌ ‌everything.‌ ‌Trees‌ ‌are‌ ‌often‌ ‌overlooked‌ ‌when‌ ‌it‌ ‌comes‌ ‌to‌ ‌gardening‌ ‌in‌ ‌Mornington‌ ‌Peninsula.‌ ‌Locals‌ ‌often‌ ‌don’t‌ ‌realise‌ ‌what‌ ‌needs‌ ‌to‌ ‌be‌ ‌done‌ ‌for‌ ‌their‌ ‌trees‌ ‌until‌ ‌it’s‌ ‌too‌ ‌late.‌ ‌Too‌ ‌often‌ ‌we‌ ‌see‌ ‌tree‌ […]

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15 Dec 2020

Summer gardening tips to keep your lawn looking green

Prepare your lawn for gardening in Mornington Peninsula Gardening in the Mornington Peninsula can be challenging in summer. The hot weather can make it hard to keep your lawn healthy and thriving. Neglect watering your garden for too long over summer and your lawn might start turning yellow. To keep your lawn in tip-top shape […]

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20 Nov 2020

Mornington peninsula gardening tips

How to help a garden thrive by the beach The Mornington Peninsula is a beautiful region to live in. Locals love living by the coastline and the lifestyle that comes with it. But living by the coast can bring along challenges when it comes to gardening. Not every plant and tree species can thrive with […]

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04 Aug 2020

5 tips to prepare your garden for Spring

Essential garden care advice to prepare your backyard for the warmer months ahead. It’s not always easy to keep your garden looking tidy all year round. As the season rolls by there are always new challenges that come with them. Every season brings new climate conditions and nasty pests that you haven’t dealt with for […]

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19 May 2020

Why Systems Thinking Makes a Better Landscape

Landscaping is something that many of us like to try our hand at some stage. And let’s put it out there: it’s not difficult to purchase a few plants, some weed mat and a trailer load of pine bark chips and give your garden a pretty impressive face-lift!  However, there’s a lot more to a […]

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15 Apr 2020

How to care for your hedge and keep it looking ever green

Hedges are the perfect substitute for fencing and are a great way to add a creative and eye-catching look to your garden. However, in order to maintain an evergreen hedge or hedging surrounding your garden beds, they require extra care and attention to ensure that they do not start appearing brown, dry and under-nourished. It […]

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