Landscaping


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 […]

Buy bulk and save

Have a big garden project in mind? We have a huge range of soil mix, sand, construction material, pebble and mulch available to purchase in bulk for competitive prices. Drive-through* our landscape area any day of the week to load up your truck or trailer or contact your local store to organise delivery. Bulk landscape products Soil mixes Did you […]

Laying down the lawn

There are no shortcuts to DIY lawn victory. Laying first-class grass is all about careful planning and preparation. Thankfully, everything you need to know is right here.   TOOLS Rotary hoe or lawn cutter and mattock to remove your old lawn Shovel, for digging up existing soil and digging in lawn underlay Rotary hoe or shovel, for […]

Retaining walls 101

A retaining wall is designed to hold back soil where there’s a big change in elevation. It can create extra outdoor space, stop erosion and can even be used to create planting beds, giving a flat yard a lift. Ready to take your outdoor space to the next level? Here are four things you need […]

Mass planting appeal

Mass planting brims with benefits. It can give your garden the wow factor. It can create harmony. It’s even a saviour for the time-poor gardener. Plus, thanks to its simplicity, it complements modern home design and small spaces perfectly. What’s not to love?   What is mass planting? Mass planting (or group planting as it’s also known) […]

Paving the Way

There’s nothing like the feeling of doing something yourself, and with our easy how-to guide to paving (and a bit of elbow grease), you’ll be on the path to DIY paving pride in no time. First things first. What kind of paver? If you want a paver that’s low maintenance, long-lasting and doesn’t stain easily, […]

Choosing Plants for Pots

Growing plants in pots not only creates growing space when there’s no soil available, it also means your plants are portable. You can take them with you when you move home or move them from one part of the garden to another. Restricting plants to a life in a container can also keep them garden […]