Create your own garden with Dela Landscaping Supplies, Ballarat

July 9, 2024

In today’s economic climate, growing your own fruits and vegetables isn’t just a delightful hobby—it’s a savvy financial decision. Gardening brings the joys of fresh air, gentle exercise, and the rewarding experience of nurturing plants, all while significantly reducing your food expenses. Amid rising food prices and economic uncertainty, more people are turning to home gardening to stretch their dollars further.

Quick-growing crops for fast savings

Quick-growing vegetables are another way to maximize your garden’s financial impact. Radishes, for example, mature in just three to four weeks, allowing for multiple harvests throughout the season. Beetroot, while slightly slower, is versatile and nutritious. Try roasting beetroot chunks with herbs and olive oil, or use them to add a vibrant colour to risottos.

Salad greens, especially cut-and-come-again varieties, are perfect for those seeking rapid, continuous yields. These mixes are easy to grow, offer a delightful variety of flavours and textures, and are much more cost-effective than store-bought salad bags.

Grow luxurious produce at home

Some vegetables, often considered luxury items, are easy to grow and can save you significantly. Asparagus, sprouting broccoli, peas, and artichokes are prime examples. Asparagus, in particular, requires minimal effort and rewards you with delicious spears every spring for years to come. Herbs, too, are invaluable; a small herb bed or planter can provide fresh, flavourful additions to your dishes and save you from buying expensive store-bought sprigs.

Start your garden with Dela Landscaping Supplies

At Dela Landscaping Supplies Ballarat, we provide everything you need to start and maintain your own garden ensuring you reap both the health and financial benefits of home gardening. With Ballarat’s best range of landscaping supplies and soils, our offerings include:

Timber sleepers:

Ideal for constructing durable garden beds.

Premium soils:

Rich soils to give your plants the best start.

Organic fertilizers:

Sustain your plants while keeping your family safe from harmful chemicals.


Choose from pea straw, sugar cane, pine bark, and water-saving options to retain moisture and suppress weeds.

Drainage solutions:

AG pipes and other materials to create efficient wicking beds and improve drainage.

Professional assistance:

Access to a network of skilled professionals to help you design and build your garden.

Affordable plant and seed suppliers:

Reliable list of companies for high-quality plants and seeds at reasonable prices.

With a modest initial investment, you can create a thriving garden that provides fresh produce and savings for years to come. Let Dela Landscaping Supplies help you embark on your gardening journey and transform your backyard into a productive oasis. Contact us today to discover how we can support your gardening dreams.