Tag Archives: Grass Seed

Whether turf or seed, all lawns start from grass seed.

Seed for lawns is grown on farms specifically for that purpose. The single-species fields are grown over two years and harvested for the crop in the summer. This is the grass seed you can buy in the shops.

Grass seed for your lawn

Turf farmers use a grass which is great for turf. They sow this and manage the grass until it is ready for lifting. For home use and other amenity lawns, seed can be bought from specific seed suppliers.

There are a huge number of varieties to choose from. These can all seem confusing when trying to choose the best for your lawn.

Find out more about seed, how to sow it and how to make it into a great lawn in these blog posts.

Should I seed or turf my new lawn?

By | 05/05/2020

I am often asked by customers if they should sow seed or lay turf to create their new lawn. There are many factors to consider when deciding which method to choose. Find out the pros and cons to the different ways and find out which method fares better in the long run. Whether you are trying to grass a slope or building that beautiful lawn of your dreams.

Lawn patch repair – A picture guide

By | 10/12/2019

Even the most well tended lawn can develop bare patches. Leaving footballs on the grass, spillages, moles, large weeds, dog damage and even winter leaves can cause areas of your lawn to die off. But what is the best way to a lawn patch repair and fix up these areas? Here is my pictorial guide to repairing a damaged lawn.

Question: How do I fix my burnt lawn?

By | 11/07/2018

I sent this question in June 2018 by a concerned lawn owner. It is a common question which I am asked a lot. Hi Kris, A couple of weeks ago I bought a 3 in 1 weed, feed and moss control lawn treatment from the local garden centre. I tried to apply it as per the instructions. However,… Read More »