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Lawn Care Tips for September

Lawn Care Tips for September

Sunday, 5 September, 2021

Posted in September Lawn Care Tips

September and October are the main period for carrying out tasks on your lawn including scarifying, aeration and topdressing.

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Lawn Care Tips for August

Lawn Care Tips for August

Sunday, 1 August, 2021

Posted in August Lawn Care Tips

Crane Flies will be laying eggs on the lawn in August; specialist spraying can reduce the number of eggs laid, therefore reducing the volume of leatherjackets in the rootzone.

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Leatherjacket Lawn Treatment

Leatherjacket Lawn Treatment

Wednesday, 28 July, 2021

Posted in Lawn Pest Control

The only leatherjacket lawn treatment available is to apply nematodes in the Autumn and Spring.

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Leatherjackets in Grass

Leatherjackets in Grass

Wednesday, 28 July, 2021

Posted in Lawn Pest Control

Leatherjackets in grass eat the roots of the grass plant throughout the Winter months.

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Nematodes for Leatherjackets

Nematodes for Leatherjackets

Wednesday, 28 July, 2021

Posted in Lawn Pest Control

Nematodes for leatherjackets can be applied in the Spring and Autumn to prevent leatherjackets in lawns from reappearing.

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Leatherjackets in Lawns

Leatherjackets in Lawns

Tuesday, 27 July, 2021

Posted in Lawn Pest Control

Leatherjackets are the larvae of the crane fly (daddy-long-legs) and are the main pest in lawns.

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Leatherjacket Lawn Damage

Leatherjacket Lawn Damage

Tuesday, 20 July, 2021

Posted in Lawn Pest Control

The first signs of leatherjacket lawn damage are small straw/yellow-coloured patches of dead grass.

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Lawn Care Tips for July

Lawn Care Tips for July

Saturday, 26 June, 2021

Posted in July Lawn Care Tips

Red-Thread and Pink Patch are rife on many lawns at the moment, fortunately both can be controlled relatively easily.

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Lawn Care Tips for June

Lawn Care Tips for June

Wednesday, 2 June, 2021

Posted in June Lawn Care Tips

As we head into Summer, it's worth thinking about how to assist the lawn from turning brown in dry periods.

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Lawn Care Tips for May

Lawn Care Tips for May

Monday, 10 May, 2021

Posted in May Lawn Care Tips

The lawn should be cut on a weekly basis in May and the height of cut lowered gradually.  No more than one third of the grass should be removed, any more than this will cause stress and stunting.

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Lawn Care Tips for April

Lawn Care Tips for April

Thursday, 8 April, 2021

Posted in April Lawn Care Tips

The lawn is growing rapidly in April but it may have sparse growth and weak colour, there's probably very limited nutrition contained within the soil due to heavy Winter rain.

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Lawn Care Tips for March

Lawn Care Tips for March

Monday, 15 March, 2021

Posted in March Lawn Care Tips

Although the lawn should be cut every month of the year, this is the month that most people get the mower out of the shed and venture out onto the lawn.

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