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Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 29 September 2020

Chick weed (Cerastium vulgatum) is a broadleaf weed. It’s very common in home lawns and as t...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 23 September 2020

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 16 September 2020

The same chemical, applied in the same way doesn’t necessarily achieve the same results. I’ve hea...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 10 September 2020

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 2 September 2020

In the comming weeks, you can expect weeds like winter grass and soursob to disappear by themselv...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 26 August 2020

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 19 August 2020

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Surprisingly, ground temperatures have risen slightly over the past few weeks which is exactly th...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 5 August 2020

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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: 29 July 2020

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: 23 July 2020

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: 8 July 2020

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 24 June 2020

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 17 June 2020

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: 10 June 2020

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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: 3 June 2020

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Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 20 May 2020

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 14 May 2020

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 6 May 2020

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 29 April 2020

This is true. Varieties like couch, kikuyu and buffalo slow down and go dormant when the tem...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 22 April 2020

Weeds love the Autumn and left unchecked can cause havoc to your lawn. The good news is that...