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Find seasonal blog advice and topical blogs all about grass seed, fertilisers and wildflowers.

  1. Why buy from an online grass seed shop?

    Why buy from an online grass seed shop?

    With almost 200 years’ experience we established The Grass People in 2015 as an online grass seed shop and from then it has gone from strength to strength.

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  2. Become a SUPERSTAR at home with our newest grass seed!

    Become a SUPERSTAR at home with our newest grass seed!

    We recognise not every homeowner wants the same lawn so we’ve expanded our grass seed mixture rang. Whether you want to make a STATEMENT, or be a SUPERSTAR we have the mixture for you.

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  3. How to protect grass seed from birds

    How to protect grass seed from birds

    So you’ve put in all the hard graft of reseeding or sowing a new lawn only for a flock of birds to come down and help themselves to a feast...

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  4. What happens to grass during winter?

    What happens to grass during winter?

    During the winter we know the lawn does not need to be mowed quite as often as in the spring and summer months, but why? What happens to grass and our lawns during winter to cause this?

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  5. The last lawn cut of the year

    The last lawn cut of the year

    Throughout the UK homeowners will be considering when to last mow their lawn. One thing for certain is that the last cut is never at the same time in Edinburgh as it is in Newquay, and it will be different everywhere in between.

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  6. Winter Fertiliser Guide

    Winter Fertiliser Guide

    At The Grass People we recommend feeding your lawn at least twice per year, once during the spring and again during autumn. An autumn/winter feed will perk your lawn up after a busy summer and protect the grass during harsh winter conditions.

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  7. 7 Reasons to sow grass seed in autumn

    7 Reasons to sow grass seed in autumn

    As we begin to see the darker evenings come in and a slight coolness in the air we know autumn has arrived - but did you also know that September and October are great times to sow grass seed?

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  8. Wildflower Competition: Support the Bumblebee Conservation Trust

    Wildflower Competition: Support the Bumblebee Conservation Trust

    We have teamed up with Bumblebee Conservation Trust to inspire everyone in the UK to sow wildflower seed and help sustain pollinators and bumblebees.

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  9. 5 benefits of sowing wildflowers in autumn

    5 benefits of sowing wildflowers in autumn

    September and October offer great windows to sow wildflower seed in for a number of reasons, here's 5!

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  10. Luxury Wildflower Mixture ‘Meadow Magic’ - Now Available!

    Luxury Wildflower Mixture ‘Meadow Magic’ - Now Available!

    We're ecstatic to announce the release of our latest wildflower seed mixture, Meadow Magic!

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