Paul Munns Blog

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

 

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 20 March 2019

Most people at one time or another have spread fertiliser out over a lawn. Having done so y...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 13 March 2019

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As the days become shorter and nights cooler, traditional summer active lawns (couch, buffalo and...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 27 February 2019

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Winter grass (otherwise known as Poa annua or annual blue grass) is that annoying light green col...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 19 February 2019

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Often people come into our shop or call over the phone to talk about the dead spots in their lawn...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 14 February 2019

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It’s a question that we get asked often! In South Australia, kikuyu is by far the most common and...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 30 January 2019

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Date Posted: 16 January 2019

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While there is some truth to that, you’d might be surprised to learn that turf varieties like Cou...

Date Posted: 26 December 2018

"As a society we tend to take the benefits of grass for granted," says James B Beard Ph.D., one o...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 19 December 2018

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A non wetting soil is where a soil repels moisture instead of absorbing it, like water on wax. Th...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 4 December 2018

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Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 27 November 2018

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So if you have it in your grass and you don’t want it, the question is can you get rid of it? The...

Date Posted: 20 November 2018

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(The following information applies to Couch and Kikuyu lawns only). Over time, you may ...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 14 November 2018

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Turf mites literally suck the life out of your lawn leaving it lifeless and patchy. The good news...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 31 October 2018

Soil preparation is by far the most important step in your instant turf project. Good prepa...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 22 October 2018

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Whether you are putting in a lawn yourself or having a tradesman do it for you, it won’t be long ...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 16 October 2018

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In a majority of cases, when our customers tell us about problems they are having with their lawn...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 9 October 2018

By fertilising your lawn in Spring, you give it all the nutrient it will need to rise out of wint...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 19 September 2018

We often hear from customers who have unsuccessfully tried to sow with packet blend lawn seeds th...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 12 September 2018

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 29 August 2018

So what does this mean for your lawn? Spring is by far the best time of year for lawns – with the...