Grey water

Grey water can be used on the garden and lawn either by bucket or a grey water re-use system. Grey water is the wastewater from washing machines, laundry tubs, baths, showers and wash basins. It does not include wastewater from the toilet, dishwasher or kitchen sink, as these can contain unwanted solids and potentially unhealthy […]

Bindii

Treating Bindii – You need to take action now before the pricks come back! Bindii is possibly the most annoying weed due to the pain it causes to our bare feet! Bindii is a low growing weed with a flower at its centre. At maturity, the flower produces a prickly seed pod which is a […]

Rid your lawn of Moss!

Moss becomes most prevalent in Winter when there is additional moisture around and a lack of warmth to dry out surfaces. What is Moss? Mosses are small green non-vascular plants that grow in clumps. They are generally only a few centimetres tall with extremely thin leaves. Moss enjoys conditions that are wet, shaded and compacted. […]

fire pit

It’s cold outside, which means it’s a great time to have a backyard fire with a few mates or the family under the stars. Creating an outdoor space where you can enjoy your fire safely is key. So, you must make sure that your fire is placed where it is away from the house, fence […]

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What a Creep! Creeping Oxalis has small light green heart shaped leaves, very similar in appearance to clover. How to fight back against Creeping Oxalis (Procumbent Yellow Sorrel) Scientific name: Oxalis corniculata Creeping Oxalis has small light green heart shaped leaves, very similar in appearance to clover. (Oxalis, have heart shaped leaves while clover has oval shaped […]

Sporting overload

What goes into getting stadium sporting surfaces perfect for the big game? There is no greater pressure on turf playing surfaces than when the big events are on, like the Soccer World Cup or the Wimbledon Tennis Grand Slam finals. Groundsman work tirelessly, round the clock, to ensure that the surface is in pristine condition, […]

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Weed n Feed sounds like the perfect product, right? A two in one lawn care product that identifies the two key areas we usually focus on when caring for our lawns – weeding and fertilising. Sounds like the perfect product, right? Well here at Lawn Solutions Australia we’re here to separate the spin from the […]

Fertilise in winter

Should I fertilise my lawn during winter? There are benefits to fertilising your lawn during winter, but it isn’t the same fertiliser that you would use during the months of the year where your lawn is actively growing. Once soil temperatures drop below 14 degrees Celsius your grass will start to slow down and go semi-dormant […]

You can enjoy your lawn in winter

Here’s 4 ways to enjoy your lawn this Winter I know it’s cold and I know that you are spending a lot less time outside during these cold Winter months. But there are plenty of ways you can still get outside on the lawn and enjoy it! Fire pits – Install a fire pit and roast […]

You can still lay turf in Winter!

Whilst the warmer months in spring, summer and early autumn are the ideal time of year to lay a new lawn, winter is still ok – and there are even a few benefits in establishing a lawn in the cooler time of the year. There is a common misconception that installing a new warm season […]