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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: 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: 26 May 2021

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At this time of year, Sour sobs can be a serious problem in lawns and gardens. They&nbs...

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: 5 May 2021

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 28 April 2021

For homeowners keen on a good coloured tough lawn, Kenda Kikuyu has the best winter colour of all...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 1 April 2021

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Date Posted: 17 March 2021

I read an article this week posted on the ...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 11 March 2021

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​With summer being so dry this year, there is a fair chance your lawn may be looking a little wor...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 3 February 2021

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With all the rain we had last week, you may have noticed that a few black beetles have been flush...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 21 January 2021

Last weekend on ABC talkback gardening, we talked about moisture management, with particular refe...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 12 January 2021

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When it comes to giving advice around soil preparation, we get lots of questions covering topics ...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 5 January 2021

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

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 8 December 2020

Some people prefer long lawn, others prefer short lawn. Some water and fertilise often and others...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 25 November 2020

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On top of the obvious benefits of top dressing to level your lawn, the health benefits are a...

Author: Stefan Palm   Date Posted: 4 November 2020

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