Grass Seed

Grass Seed

Whether you’re a complete novice or lawn care connoisseur, our informational yet easy-to-follow guides cover all aspects of grass sowing, growing and maintenance.

  1. Can I sow grass seed now?

    Can I sow grass seed now?

    With a lot of us having a bit more time to spend at home lately, home improvements and DIY are top of a lot of people's to-do lists. Those wanting to get their lawn back into great shape is no different, but is it warm enough to sow grass seed yet?

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  2. How to tackle moss in your lawn

    How to tackle moss in your lawn

    Moss can crop up frequently in any climate, creating spongey and discoloured patches across your lawn.

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  3. How to flood-proof your lawn

    How to flood-proof your lawn

    If there’s a storm a-brewing, your first thought may be to batten down the hatches, which of course is a wise move to stop trampolines flying away! Whilst gathering up your runaway garden furniture can be a real pain; a flooded lawn is a much harder thing to remedy.

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  4. What’s going on in my lawn?

    What’s going on in my lawn?

    Sometimes, despite your very best efforts, strange and (quite frankly – startling) things can appear in your lawn. Most of us can recognise issues with moss or weeds, but beyond that there are other issues that can creep into your lawn and it can prove difficult to first identify what they are and how to tackle them.

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  5. Grass seed for different soil types

    Grass seed for different soil types

    With so many promises on the front of grass seed products on garden centre shelves, finding the right grass seed for your soil type can be troublesome. However, a grass mixes’ ability to grow in different soil types all comes down to the grass seed in it.

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  6. What is Red Thread and what can I do about it?

    What is Red Thread and what can I do about it?

    Summer should be the honeymoon period of your lawn care calendar, so when pinkish / red blades (red thread) start appearing in your lawn, naturally, it can cause alarm bells.

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  7. How to prepare the perfect seedbed

    How to prepare the perfect seedbed

    If you’re planning on doing some reseeding this autumn, a well-prepared seedbed will give your grass the best possible conditions to grow in.

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  8. The first cut: when should I mow?

    The first cut: when should I mow?

    You’ll never forget your first mow. That’s what they say – if you don’t do it properly!

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  9. How to repair a drought damaged lawn

    How to repair a drought damaged lawn

    Ah, the summer of 2018 – the weather was ridiculously warm, lasted for weeks, and in the process – made lots of lawns very, very dry and drought stricken indeed.

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  10. Knowing what to sow: How much grass seed should I sow?

    Knowing what to sow: How much grass seed should I sow?

    There are normally two occasions in which you will need to know how much grass seed to sow; If you’re creating a new lawn If you’re overseeding an old one

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