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|Gardening job |
| Someone with a strimmer or small mower to weed, cut and maintain regularly two pieces of grass. Also to trim/prune a small flowering hedge and remove dead leave from 3/4 palm trees: bushes are only approx. 1 metre high, pal ... |
|Artificial Grass |
| Can anyone recommend someone to supply and lay artificial grass in the Larnaca/Oroklini/Pyla areas?
KIZI ... |
| Can Rhodedendron bushes be grown in Cyprus and if so, where can I buy them from (Ayia Thekla area). ... |
|ceramic plant pots |
| Does anyone know a shop or garden centre which sells ceramic plant pots. Not terracota. Thanks ... |
| Does anyone know what this is? |
| any gardeners local to Pyla / Orokolini want regular week to maintain a small complex . pm me ... |
|Fruit trees |
| When to trim an orange tree,and a grapefruit tree,also my lemon tree appears to be dead? Cut down and dig up or not. Thanks :( ... |
|Need Bushes Sprayed |
Does any know of a gardener that can spray some bushes for me in Paralimni. They have white bugs over them
Thank you. ... |
|Laying gravel |
| Looking for someone to order and lay gravel in my garden. Area around 1m by 9m. Sotira village tel 99617532 ... |
|lavender and mosquitoes |
| Hi all
maybe of interest, but not sure it it will work
im back in uk at the moment and was watching tv this morning about a safari park, and on it they showed the penguin pool, saying that the flock had been mostly wip ... |
|Lilac tree problem |
| I bought a small lilac tree/bush a couple of months ago but the leaves keep turning black and curling up then dropping off. Some don't even open and die on the stem. I've bought iron chelate as recommended by local nursery a ... |
|Overgrown trees |
| I have two trees (ficus?) which have grown larger than I expected and I'm worried about the roots causing damage. Is it possible to 'kill' the trees but still leave them standing to train the bougainvillea over? My son think ... |
|Banana Trees. |
| A neighbour has given us a couple of banana trees,apart from watering and trimming is there anything else we should know.as in treatment,Many thanks. ... |
|Recommendations for gardener / landscaper |
| Hi All,
Can anyone recommend a good gardener / landscaper please? I have an area of about 8 foot by 20 foot that needs to be dug up and a patio laid. Currently there is gravel and weeds.
Many thanks, Maria. ... |
|Bore Well Expert |
| Does anyone know of someone who works on Bore Wells pref in the Pyla area. I have problems with my well and I would prefer to pay someone who knows what they are doing to have a look at it for me. ... |
|Where to buy parasitic wasp eggs? |
| I´m having a problem with moths. According to what I read you can fight them by buying eggs of parasitic wasps which are their natural enemies and will eliminate them. Where can I buy those wasp eggs (preferably in the Larna ... |
|Garden Shed and Artificial Grass |
Welcome to the forum and thanks for joining up - hope you find it useful!!
For sheds Leroy Merlin might be a good bet - they are based in Nicosia and
deliver: https://www.leroymerlin.gr (in Greek)
|Spider webs on hedges |
| Can anyone tell me the best method to get rid of large spiders which make very unsightly webs across the surfaces of my hedges. I clear the webs regularly but of course as the spiders are still there they just build more! I ... |
|Grass seed. |
| Looking for recommendations to buy kikuyu grass seed in bulk.
Like 10-25kg ... |
|Photovoltaics to be installed in hundreds of schools |
| Photovoltaics to be installed in hundreds of schools |
The Council of Ministers on Wednesday approved a joint proposal by the
ministries of energy and education for the installation of photovoltaic
|Gardener Wanted |
| I'm looking for a gardener who covers the Penera area to cut back some large palms trees and to do some weeding. Recommendations please. ... |
|Patio tiles |
| Over the years the tiles on my patio have become stained in places from plant pots standing on them. Any tips on how to clean these marks? Alternatively, are there any companies which do tile restoration please?
Joyce ... |
|Garden waste,tree branches etc. |
| Is there anywhere to take garden cuttings etc. in the Oroklini area?
We know about the monthly collection by the council but need to dispose of waste more often. ... |
|New plantation to produce range of carob products |
| New plantation to produce range of carob products |
Six thousand carob trees will be planted on Sunday at Orites, Paphos, the
first of 40,000 that will make up the biggest organic carob plantation on the
|orange trees |
| If oranges behave like tomatos then sporadic watering is probably the cause. If the plants are too dry then the fruit may set, so when it rains or the plant is watered, the fruit swells the skin does not expand and the split ... |
|tree removal quotes wanted |
| need some quotes to chop down 2 trees which are aprox 5m high from complex in pyla ... |
|Need trees cut down |
| Hi can anyone recommend someone to give me a quote to chop down 3 trees, that have become too big for my small garden, also would like a quote to paint a fence, my apartment is in Kapparis, close to Metro ... |
|Palm tree weevil |
| I normally don't kill insects except mosquitoes. But there is now in Cyprus an imported pest called the red palm tree weevil which should be killed when possible. Saw one today in our garden. This beetle is responsible for d ... |
|Advice needed |
We are doing a lot of gardeninh at the minute and have a lot of garden waste. Where can we off load it...
Anyone know of a local refuse tip.
Paula ... |
|What made these holes? |
| The field next to our place is full of these holes. Just wondered what insect made them. The pic makes the the holes look like they are in the middle of a mound but they are in fact depressions, like the razor clam holes you ... |
|Garden sieve |
Anyone seen garden sieves for sale in Paralimni area please?
Thanks, Anne ... |
|Linari Seed |
| Linari Seed..... is this Flax? ... |
|A Composting Idea Which I developed |
| We have problems in the cities of Sri Lanka disposing food waste which ends up rotting in the streets and spread about by cats and dogs.
Familiar story in Cyprus?
I came up with this idea which has now been spread in the ... |
|yakka plant removela |
| Hi I have a Yakka plant that has grown too big for the front. We have had it cut down and taken away but the root is too big for us to dig up. I am in Pyla Larnaca I saw a stump grinding machine on facebook today has anyone ... |
| Sparrows are decimating my grape crop, I've heard beer cans and cd's hanging from the vines will scare them off but as the vines are growing on a vertical trellis these would just get tangled in amongst the leaves so are the ... |
|Garden... I mean jungle tamer required..... |
| My garden has got completely out of control & I need someone to help!!!!
It is wildly overgrown & in need of clearing with all shrubs, plants & weeds taken out so that I can just put down stone for low mainten ... |
|Solar powered sonic bird scarers |
| Hi, any one seen the above for sale in the Paralimni/Larnaca area please?
Anne ... |
|Gardener needed please |
| For a small complex in Sotira. We must have someone knowledgeable and reliable
Thanks in advance ... |
|gardener required in Deryneia. |
| Has anybody got a recommendation for someone to keep our garden watered and hedge trimmed please. Deryneia area. ... |
|organic fertilizer free |
| freneros pick up only 99378814 ... |
|portable wood chipper shredder wtd |
| wanted wood chipper shredder for branches etc ... |
|Artificial Grass |
| 6 m2 of top quality artificial grass,ideal for small garden patch or veranda.|
| Anyone know where I can get ant powder? Have looked everywhere in Paralimni area. ... |
|Tree removal & pruning |
| Looking for someone to remove a tree (conifer type) and prune some tall shrubs. Any recommendations please? ... |
|Cotton seeds from Cyprus? |
| Hi, is there anyone on the forum who has a cotton plant growing here in Cyprus and who would be willing to share a couple of seeds please?.
I know they can thrive on the island, but don't know anyone growing them here. :( ... |
|Pernera to Protaras trees |
| Does anybody know what trees are being planted along the along the walkway between Pernera and Protaras. ... |
|Anyone know |
| Does anyone know where in Paralimni area I can hire a lawn stripping machine ... |
|Stripping and painting a wooden fence |
| Any recommendations for someone to burn off old wood, treat, and repaint wooden fence. Approx 1 metre high, 10 metres long completely straight run. Oroklini area
KIZI ... |
|Acorn Garden Services |
| Just want to say Thank You to Gary at Acorn Garden Services....
Gary came round very promptly to give my palm trees a much needed 'hair cut and de-barking'..... the palms had never been de-barked in 11 years and needed a ... |
|horse manure mixed with hay |
| horse manure mixed with hay lots free to collector ... |