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3 Common Winter Weeds Winter weeds can be a real nuisance and undo all the hard work you put in getting your lawn looking superb during the warmer months. The best time to treat winter weeds in your lawn is during winter. By doing so, you have more chance of getting them before germination, which […]

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‘But it’s not really growing?’ I hear you say. Believe it or not, there is such a thing as Winter lawn care. Whilst your lawn probably isn’t actively growing and pulling out the mower is a rare occurrence this time of year, there are still things you can do to ensure your lawn holds up […]

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    Looking after your lawn, for the most part, is simple. But I know many of us have been guilty from time to time of neglect and poor lawn care practices. We need to stop neglecting our lawns and provide the grass with the love and nurture that it deserves! Here’s what not to do!  Water […]

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We hear about all sorts of interesting grass tips out there, here are 7 grass hacks that we think you might find useful when looking after your lawn. Don’t bag your clippings. Grass clippings can be a natural mulch which will help feed your lawn and retain moisture. To ensure the clippings don’t build up […]

winter dormancy

Shhhh! Your lawn is sleeping! Soil Temperatures and Dormancy You might have noticed your lawn is starting to slowdown in growth, where you are mowing less frequently, and the grass might also have lost a little bit of colour. Most Australian lawns consist of warm-season turf grasses. Kikuyu, Couch, Zoysia and Soft Leaf Buffalo lawns […]


  Frost leading into and during Winter is fairly common in the more Southern states of Australia. These areas of Australia suffer from what scientists call radiation frost. This is where the ground and ambient air cools down by the loss of heat to the atmosphere, causing frost. This commonly occurs under clear skies and […]


What are Mushrooms? All mushrooms are fungi, but not all fungi are mushrooms. Mushrooms are the fruit of a fungus and appear above ground when the conditions are at their optimum. This is usually when conditions are warm and humid, or cool and damp. Mushrooms will have a cap and a spore bearing surface (gills) […]