Lawn Seed – Sowing Tips

Lawn Seed - Sowing Tips
Everybody wants the perfect lawn. Lawns are an essential part of all our garden and the part of the garden that gets the most use. Whether we are sun bathing, playing ball, washing the dog, or just impressing the neighbours we know that a top quality sward is most important. To achieve a high spec ...

Artificial Grass – Low maintenance gardening

Artificial Grass – Low maintenance gardening
Of all the parts of a garden, lawns areas or grass requires the most amount of maintenance & time. Every two weeks the lawnmower needs to be wrestled out of the shed, the throttle yanked until beams of sweat drip from your forehead, clods of wet grass getting stuck in the deck & your faithful ...

Lawn moss killer without the scarifier

Lawn moss killer without the scarifier
A wave of easy to use lawn moss killer products are now available on the market. All these products are offering the same promise of killing moss on your lawns and more importantly not needing to follow up with a intensive day of raking & scarifying all the dead moss out of the lawn Some ...

Sowing Lawn Seed – Ground Preparation

Sowing Lawn Seed – Ground Preparation
Like all things in life a good foundation is key to success. With lawns and plants it important to put in the hard work before you plant or sow. Lawn seed will establish faster and will grow to a better lawn if the soil underneath has been well prepared The is a job that can ...

How to Store Lawn Seed

How to Store Lawn Seed
If you have a bag of lawn seed left over from the summer months and are wondering how best to store it then look no further as we can quickly outline the basic steps required for storing your own lawn seed at home: Firstly you will be happy to know that lawn seeds can remain ...

Ammonium Sulphate & Clover in Lawns

Ammonium Sulphate & Clover in Lawns
Trifolium repens L,  White Clover can be seen as both a friend and foe of lawns. Clover is part of the legume family and has the ability to add nitrogen to the soil. This nitrogen is great for boosting grass growth as it is essential for development to the green tissue in plants. Other familiar ...

Lawn Scarifiers – Whats the Best?

Lawn Scarifiers - Whats the Best?
Lawn scarification is a really great way of improving the airflow in at soil level on lawns. Why is this important? air flow is essential for many reasons and will most certainly improve grass growth and reduce moss levels on lawns       Here is a list of reasons why using a lawn scarifier ...

How to Use Sulphate of Iron

How to Use Sulphate of Iron
Moss control is serious business in during March & April. Sulphate of iron is the number one way of killing off moss on your lawns and giving your grass the room to breathe and grow. Using Sulphate of Iron is mostly straight forward and people should not worry much about over applying or causing damage ...

How to Use Dicophar Lawn Weed Killer

How to Use Dicophar Lawn Weed Killer
The use of Dicophar for the eradication of broadleaf weeds on your lawn is generally the last task that you should undertake in a lawn care maintenance program. Prior to controlling weeds on your lawn you should solve any underlying problems first. Issues such as poor drainage, uneven surface, moss growth and bare patches should ...

Lawn Weed Killer to Control Dandelions

Lawn Weed Killer to Control Dandelions
Dandelions are surely the most unsightly of all the lawn weeds and in recent years there number appear to be getting totally out of hand. They generally start flowering in mid April and by the beginning of May they are at their peak. Lawns can be completely swamped in their big bold foliage and yellow ...