Browse through our seasonal grass seed tips and topical advice to help you get the very best from your grass!
Will grass seed grow if I just throw it on the ground
The short answer – is yes. Grass seed can grow if you just throw it on the ground, but the success of the germination will be much different compared to when you do the right preparation and sowing technique.
How to reseed a patchy lawn
Any well-loved lawn will fall victim to a patches or bare spots over time. Even with the most carefully curated lawncare regime, you may still suffer from damaged areas. Luckily, they are easy to fix, and it shouldn’t be too long before your lawn is back to its usual self - patch-free and thriving!
Top tips for maintaining a lawn with pets
Our beloved canine companions might fool us with their puppy eyes, but they’re not fooling around when it comes to the damage they can inflict on our grasses. Especially if they are young and active!
Best practice lawn guide for people with kids
Our grass puts up with quite a lot of stress during the year, especially from kids when the spring and summer months roll around. So, it’s no surprise that you will occasionally see a few thin spots, some brown grass or areas that just need a bit of care and attention.
It's Spring - Here's our Spring Grass Seed UK Essential Guides
Spring has officially sprung! Daffodils are in bloom, the evenings are longer and temperatures are on the up – in most parts of the UK!
Frequently asked grass seed questions
If you are at a dead end when it comes to finding the answers to your grass problems, we have got you covered. We have compiled a list of our most frequently asked grass questions and put them together to help you solve any grass mysteries you may have.
Fun facts about grass!
Grass is an essential part of our ecosystems, and is essential for life as we know it. But, there are some fun facts about grass you probably don't know!
How to care for your lawn in a heatwave
In the UK, we’re more than used to a bit of rain – but one thing we’re not so familiar with is a heatwave! As temperatures soar above 20 degrees, your lawn may start to look a little worse for wear as it struggles with the unusually good weather – causing yellowing and dryness.
The best shade mix for lawns
Most lawns will experience shade at various times throughout the day, but if this is a consistent issue you may find that your grass struggles to grow in these spots and it will ruin the look of your otherwise pristine lawn.
How snow in April affects your lawn
April is well known for its little showers, but snow? Well that’s an entirely different story!