Why is my grass dying in patches?
Even the most carefully looked after lawns can fall victim to patches of dead grass over time, leaving you wondering, ‘why is my grass dying in patches’. But luckily, these areas of dying grass are easily diagnosed and don’t take too long to fix. So fear not; it won’t be long before your grass is green and healthy again!
How to stripe your lawn
Is it a bird, is it a plane – nope it’s just a lawn mower with a rear roller! There’s no great science to achieving a striped lawn besides having the right equipment. But if you want to get the full know-how, we’ve explained it in our quick guide on how to stripe your lawn, below.
Why isn’t my grass growing?
There is nothing more disappointing than sowing a new lawn and waiting for those first green shoots to pop up, only for nothing to happen at all!
How long does grass seed take to grow UK?
Whether you are sowing a new lawn or overseeding an existing one, seeing those first green shoots pop up is a welcoming and rewarding sign of a job well done. But how long does grass seed take to grow in the UK?
What type of soil do I have?
When sowing a new lawn or overseeding an existing one, it’s always good idea to know what type of soil you have so you can manage it effectively and sow the right type of grass seed to grow in it!
How to reseed a patchy lawn
Any lawn can become patchy or suffer from bald spots over time. These are usually caused by general wear and tear, doggy pee patches, lack of nutrients, lawn diseases, and pests. Below we share some helpful tips on how to reseed a patchy lawn to get your garden lawn gleaming with beauty once again!
When to put grass seed down UK
Knowing when to put grass seed down in the UK will ensure your grass grows as well as it can. This can be tricky since our weather can be quite sporadic, going from cold and dry to warm and wet – sometimes on the same day! However, keep reading for helpful tips on how to know the right time and conditions to put grass seed down in the UK.
Will grass seed grow if you just throw it on the ground?
A simple answer to this question is yes – some grass can grow if you just throw it on the ground. However, your garden will likely have uneven coverage that will lead to a patchy lawn, so it is better to prep your lawn properly. Below, we tell you how to get the perfect seedbed and ensure that your grass grows.
When to plant grass seed
Knowing when to plant grass seed is one of the key things that ensure your lawn grows well and is as green and healthy as it can be. The best time to plant grass seed is when temperatures are forecast to be consistently warm and above 10 degrees for at least a fortnight, when you know you’ve picked the correct seed type for your soil and when your seedbed is perfectly prepared for planting grass seed.
How to make grass green fast
Homeowners dream of having a lush, green lawn all year round to make their gardens feel complete. If yours is looking a bit under the weather, then follow our helpful tips on how to make grass green fast.