Tag Archives: Nitrogen

Nitrogen is a chemical element with symbol N and atomic number 7. It is the most abundant chemical in the earth’s atmosphere. It makes up 78% of the air that we breathe. The vast majority of this is in a gaseous form, which cannot be utilised by plants. Plants can only use a “fixed” form in the soil.

Nitrogen in fertilisers

It is one of the most important elements in lawn fertilisers. Nitrogen is a fundamental plant of DNA and it helps plants produce green growth and grow strongly.

Find out more about why it is important in lawn care in these blog pages.

Why you should feed your lawn seaweed

By | 18/01/2019

What is seaweed? Seaweed is the common name for all plants and algae which grow in the sea. The name is a genuine misnomer. Not only are they also found in rivers and lakes, but they are not really weeds at all. A weed is a plant in the wrong place. Marine plants are absolutely essential for sustaining… Read More »

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 »