Paul Munns Blog

Below is a list of our latest blog posts, enjoy!

 

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 12 September 2019

It’s not surprising that this is happening – it happens every year at this time, but it does seem...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 4 September 2019

Spring is by far the best time of year for lawns – with the combination of warmth and rain, lawns...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 28 August 2019

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Over the past month, we've had quite a number of people asking us for advice on how to control th...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 21 August 2019

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There are so many advantages for your lawn and now is the time to do it while your soil is soft e...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 14 August 2019

As a follow on from last weeks blog, this week I’d like to tell you a little bit more about turf ...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 7 August 2019

Over the last few months, I’ve written quite a few blogs on why this may be so. As a re-cap, lawn...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 30 July 2019

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They are seasonal and grow from May right through to September. According to Herbguide, over 1.25...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 23 July 2019

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More and more I’m hearing stories of birds relentlessly ripping up lawns. They come back day afte...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 17 July 2019

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Winter grass or poa annua is a what I would call a very persistent and relentless weed in Austral...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 3 July 2019

Winter is the time when moss and algae is most prevalent in lawns. This is because of the cool te...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 25 June 2019

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Why is this so, I hear you ask. Well, for all the plant geeks out there, there are some very...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 17 June 2019

The mushrooms or toadstools that you see in the lawn are the flowers if you like, or more accurat...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 12 June 2019

Winter is the time of year when you are most likely to experience drainage issues, mostly be...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 4 June 2019

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The most common lawns in Adelaide are Couches, Kikuyu and Buffalo. These are classified as warm s...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 30 May 2019

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Winter brings with it some challenges for lawns. The most popular varieties in South Austra...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 24 May 2019

It is true that most varieties go dormant through winter (and stop growing) however that doe...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 15 May 2019

We often see customers getting confused between clover, soursob and medic. While Clover and medic...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 2 May 2019

The steady rain will bring much needed relief for Adelaide’s gardens. Months of dry weather have ...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 24 April 2019

The answer is both yes and no. Late April is too late to sow varieties like couch and kikuyu beca...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 17 April 2019

pH can range from 0 (Acidic) to 14 (alkaline) where a neutral soil is 7. Different plants h...