Paul Munns Blog

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

 

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 22 September 2021

My initial answer to this is both solid and liquid fertilisers contain nutrient which when a...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 15 September 2021

With Spring in the air, you may find yourself irresistibly drawn to your garden to do some mainte...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 8 September 2021

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Ground temperatures have risen slightly over the past few weeks, which is exactly the cue lawns l...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 1 September 2021

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 25 August 2021

Throughout Winter, we get hundreds of people coming into our store ask...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 11 August 2021

25 years ago, for every ten customers, nine would buy lawn seed and on...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 3 August 2021

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More and more, I hear stories of birds relentlessly ripping up lawns. They come back day after da...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 27 July 2021

It really is an ideal lockdown project. Even under the toughest level 5 restrictions, turf can st...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 22 July 2021

We are deep in winter, at a time of year where there is a high chance that your lawn is going to ...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 14 July 2021

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 7 July 2021

Most gardeners will know that worms are good for the soil for a whole bunch of reasons (which I’l...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 30 June 2021

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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: 23 June 2021

Poor drainage will almost certainly have a detrimental effect on how your lawn looks and pe...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 15 June 2021

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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: 8 June 2021

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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: 1 June 2021

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 26 May 2021

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At this time of year, Soursobs can be a serious problem in lawns and gardens. They ...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 19 May 2021

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 13 May 2021

Most people who have maintained a lawn in the past know that the comon types of lawn in Adel...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 5 May 2021

Months of dry weather have left soils around the Adelaide metropolitan area dry and water re...