Browse through our seasonal tips and topical advice to help you get the very best from your grass!
The Best Lockdown Lawns of 2020!
We can all agree that lockdown 1.0 threw a lot at all of us – and whilst it could have dampened our spirits, we rose to the challenge of making the most of it!
Autumn sowing guide
As our nights begin to grow darker you may start to think that sowing season has ended. However, where temperatures are still 8-10 degrees and above – autumn presents an excellent opportunity for grass seed sowing.
Sowing grass seed in September
Every year we get asked the same question ‘Can I sow grass seed in September?’ And every year we have the same answer – yes!
End of summer repair guide
With the trampoline in retirement as kids go back to school and the outdoor furniture sadly returning to the shed, it is time to turn your attention to repairing all the summer fun that has been had.
Midsummer management for your lawn
Whilst we are sadly approaching the latter stage of our summer, that doesn’t mean all the work is done yet! Yes, there are plenty of things that can still be done to your lawn to keep it looking great for the remainder of the summer, and no, it isn’t too late to start from scratch.
When will my grass seed grow?
We get it. You have done all the hard work; the weather has been great (?!) and you’ve been watering once a day – so why is nothing happening?
How to get rid of leatherjackets
Leatherjackets are a brown grub-like blight on many UK lawns causing clusters of yellowing, dead grass. If leatherjackets are present in your lawn, you may also notice birds attacking your grass trying to eat them (Starlings are particular fans of this delicacy!).
What’s wrong with my lawn?
With many of us being out and about in the garden a lot more than usual due to lockdown, any issues with the current appearance of your lawn will most likely stick out like a sore thumb - prompting the question: 'What's wrong with my lawn?'
How to make the most of your mowing
Lawns across the UK are beginning to recieve a much-needed touch of TLC after the spell of good weather we’ve had of late.
When should I start mowing in the UK?
With spring nearly upon us, you’re probably thinking it’s time to get back into the garden and start prepping for what will hopefully be a glorious, sun-filled summer - and you're right! It's long overdue. First on the to-do list? Get the grass cut!