Tag Archives: Leaves

Leaves are plant organs which grow from stems. The main function of a leaf are photosynthesis and gas exchange. They are often flat, so they absorbs the most light, and thin, so that the sunlight can get to the chloroplasts in the cells. Grass leaves are green and form the main colour of the lawn.

Leaves on lawns

Plants with a leaf all year round are evergreens, and those that shed them are deciduous. Deciduous trees and shrubs generally lose their foliage in autumn. This fallen foliage should be removed from lawns before the grass is damaged.

Find out more about leaf fall and your lawn in these articles.

6 tips for winter lawn care

Considering undertaking any winter lawn care tasks can seem pointless during the winter months. Many families rarely see sun during the cold months of the year. Leaving for work or school before sunrise, and then returning after sunset. There are many problems which poor lawn grass can suffer from during the winter. Ignoring these too long can mean… Read More »

6 tips to help your lawn through the winter

Grass is an very hardy plant and has evolved to survive in some of the harshest environments on earth. Left on their own, most lawns will make it through the winter without any problem. However, there are some simple things that you can do to help your lawn through the winter, reducing the possibility of damage, helping you… Read More »