Lawn Fertilizers, the best for Spring and Summer.

Importance of Spring Fertilising Spring is the most important time of year in the maintenance schedule for any type of grass. What is applied, and just as importantly, when it is applied, will dictate the quality of the grass sward for the rest of the year. Fast Start Depending on where in Northern Europe you live, the Spring can arrive anywhere from early March, right through to the middle of...

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Seaweed, and Why it Should be an Essential Part of Fine Turf Maintenance.

The wonder of Seaweed Seaweed is normally classed just as a soil conditioner or fertiliser in the gardening world. Its benefits are so extensive, though, that it should also be given top billing as part of any maintenance programme for the growing of plants as it contains over sixty minerals and trace elements along with numerous bio stimulants. Seaweed can be used as a fertiliser or soil...

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The best Lawn fertilizers for Autumn and Winter.

Myth. Contrary to the advice given in many gardening magazines and TV programs, the grass does not stop growing during Winter in our climate. Any mild spells see grass growing, albeit much more slowly than at peak times. The importance of Autumn One of the main secrets of a good lawn is to ensure the grass is healthy going into Winter, and this is where it is essential to feed in Autumn with a...

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Annual Lawn Care Schedule: Grass Maintenance Through the Year

Annual Lawn Care Schedule: Grass Maintenance Through the Year

This article is a quick reference guide to the tasks required throughout the year to keep your lawn in good condition. The guide will equally apply to all lawns, whether newly constructed or old established turf, and should be seen as a general outline of the tasks and materials required. All of these are covered in detail elsewhere on our site, and in the shortly to be completed LawnsForYou...

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What Seaweed Fertiliser is Right For Your Garden

What Seaweed Fertiliser is Right For Your Garden

In my recent article about seaweed fertiliser, I talked about the wonderful benefits it can bring to your garden. Not only is it really effective in helping you to grow a lush, green lawn, it’s also very environmentally friendly, and often can be collected entirely for free from your nearest beach. Don`t worry if you don’t live near the sea though, as there are a good range of...

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Seaweed as a Lawn and Garden Fertiliser: The Benefits and Uses

Seaweed as a Lawn and Garden Fertiliser: The Benefits and Uses

Seaweed is largely under-appreciated in the gardening world,  classed merely as a soil conditioner or a fertiliser. Its benefits are so extensive, though, that it really should be given top billing as part of any maintenance programme for the growing of plants. Seaweed contains over sixty minerals and trace elements, along with numerous bio stimulants, and it also contains iodene which is an...

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