Landscaping


To get the best finish that’ll last the distance, we’ve put together a guide for the best method of installing Basque Natural Stone pavers. If you wish to use an alternate method of laying, you should contact Flower Power prior to laying.   For Basque Natural Stone care and maintenance, click here.   Selecting the […]

Rules, tips and advice for keeping your Basque Natural Stone pavers looking great for longer.   For our Basque Natural Stone paver installation guide, click here.   Stone floors – indoor and outdoor Use interior and exterior mats at all entrances to keep dirt and grit off floor. Wash or sweep the floors regularly. Wipe up […]

We all have a spot that fills us with dread every time we catch a glimpse of it. Let these four ideas inspire you to transform that space from drab to fab!   Pavers Pavers are an easy, long-lasting and low-maintenance solution to a drab space. A stepping stone path is another great option and lets you […]

Why grow herbs and vegies in a raised garden bed? Raised garden beds are a brilliant way to grow edibles. Great soil is key to growing herbs and vegies, so if your soil is rock-hard clay or pure sand, a raised garden bed filled with top-notch soil makes perfect sense. It’s also a life-saver if you […]

Native groundcover plants

Bare soil is asking for trouble in a garden. Weeds will sprout, soil will dry out in summer and erosion can occur in windy conditions. Mulch is an option but for a longer term solution why not try one of these tried and tested native groundcover plants. To view our expansive range of groundcover plants or […]

Happy medium hedging plants

Looking for a hedge that’s not too small and not too high but just right? Here’s a list of popular plants suited to create hedges about one metre high. Plants perfect for a one metre hedge Buxus micropyllia japonica If you’re wanting your new hedge to fill in fast Buxus micropyllia japonica is a great […]

Leaf blower buying guide

If you know the pain of cleaning up endless amounts of leaves regularly, a great blower can make that task a little bit easier.   Petrol vs battery The important thing to remember when buying a blower is how it will be used. If you are using it for shorter periods of time, have a […]

Native grasses

Native grasses are a fantastic option for those tricky spots in the garden. They are tough, thrive in a wide range of conditions and need very little maintenance. Native grasses can be used as specimen plants and are very effective when mass planted along a pathway, driveway or fence or as a backdrop providing consistent colour and interesting […]

Hedging plants over two metres

Savvy plant selection will give you a hedge that provides privacy from neighbours, protection from wind and added beauty to your garden. At Flower Power we have a huge range of hedging and screening plants available plus expert staff to help you select plants that will thrive in for your garden. Hedging plants over two metres Here are […]

Xeriscaping

If you’re a keen gardener but lack time, want to save money (or you’re just plain forgetful) you’ll love xeriscaping. We’re so confident you’ll love it, we’ve even created a beautiful xeriscaping garden plan to inspire you.   What is xeriscaping? The term xeriscaping was coined by Denver Water, Colorado’s water utility, in 1981. Combining the words “landscape” […]

Husqvarna range

There are over three centuries of innovation, precision and pride behind Husqvarna garden tools. Their constant innovation and commitment to quality produces products to make our lives as gardeners even more enjoyable with easy-to-use products that offer better results. Every season, every year. Big brands, big rewards There’s some bigs perks to being a Garden Lovers Club […]

Flower Power pavers

Did you know we stock a huge range of pavers? At our garden centres you’ll find a wide selection of stone pavers exclusive to Flower Power plus pavers from well-known brands like Boral, Adbri and Austral. Visit your local Flower Power Garden Centre to view our range and let us help you pave the way to a refreshed […]