Tag Archives: Rain

Rain is the essential element to all lawns in the UK. Without it our gardens would just be a dessert.

Rain on your lawn

Rain is different to watering your lawn. It falls gently and in huge amounts. A day of wet weather is invaluable to plants an animals and can thoroughly wet soils to last them for weeks.

Lack of precipitation can be a major problem for gardeners and climate change is changing our weather to become drier.

Water falling from the sky can come too often though. Too much wet stuff can cause a lot of problems. Flooding and water-logging are big problems which some lawn owners are regularly faced with.

Find out more about this valuable element in these blog posts.

Battling the lawn moss epidemic

By | 19/02/2013

This year, moss has reached almost epidemic levels on lawns all across the UK, with very few avoiding being swamped by the troublesome and invasive Bryophytes! Last year I published a post about how the warm winter of 2011/2012 created fantastic conditions for moss. However, almost unbelievably,  this year has been much worse! After the second wettest year since records… Read More »