Browse through our seasonal grass seed tips and topical advice to help you get the very best from your grass!
Tips for lawn overseeding
If your lawn looks patchy, tired or worn out, you’re probably wondering how to fix it to get it green and healthy again? We often read our customers asking, “can I put grass seed on top of grass?” and the answer is yes, you can! This process is known as lawn overseeding and is a great way to boost your garden’s growth; it is perfect for getting rid of patchy spots and fixing thinning areas of your lawn.
Introducing our ECO: Clover Lawn
We are excited to announce the launch of our new ECO: Clover Lawn product. Clover creates a beneficial habitat for local wildlife and helps increase the variety of pollinators and insects in your garden. We have researched and expertly blended different grass seed varieties with our clover to ensure that ECO: Clover Lawn will create a beautiful look for your garden while significantly benefitting nature.
Do north facing gardens get sun
“Do north facing gardens get sun” is a common question, and it can be a cause of concern for gardeners in the UK. In ideal conditions, north facing gardens can benefit from sunlight in the afternoon and evenings from May to October, which is fine for most gardens. However, they often get shade in the mornings, while most sunlight is blocked by your house, trees, hedgerows, and fences or walls throughout the day.
How to mow a new lawn for the first time
When temperatures are particularly warm in summer and greatly speed up the growth of your grass, you may think your lawn is ready for its first mow within a few weeks of sowing it. But knowing how to mow a new lawn will greatly benefit the growth of your new grass and will complement all your hard work up to this point!
Great Lawns Made Simple: How and when to cut grass
Next up in our video series Great Lawns Made Simple we're looking at How and When to Cut Grass.
How to aerate a lawn
Air pores in your soil help water move more freely, allowing the flow of nutrients and oxygen in the air to aid root respiration. When you aerate your lawn, you are essentially helping your lawn 'breathe'. So, keep reading for our helpful tips on how to aerate a lawn!
Great Lawns Made Simple: How to remove moss
Learn how to remove moss from your garden lawn by scarifying with our Great Lawns Made Simple series.
How to keep your lawn healthy in spring / summer
If you wish to keep your lawn lovely all summer long - some maintenance will be required! Find out how best to keep your lawn healthy in summer.
Great Lawns Made Simple: How to feed grass
Learn how to feed grass to get your lawn healthy and vibrant again with fertilisers, in the next episode from Great Lawns Made Simple.
How to get rid of moss on your lawn
Moss can really take away the look from your lawn leaving it spongey and wet looking! Find out how to tackle your moss problem head on.