Tag Archives: Snow

Snow falls in winter. It forms when ice crystals in clouds stick together to become snowflakes. If enough of these ice crystals stick together, they become heavy enough to fall to the ground. Snow is formed in the atmosphere when temperatures are low and there is moisture in the form of tiny ice crystals.

Snow on your lawn

In general, lawns are unharmed by the white stuff. It acts as a blanket, protecting it from harsh winds and colder temperatures.

Find out more about snow and your lawn in these articles.

Mowing your lawn in the winter

By | 20/12/2017

Should I mow my lawn in the winter? On my rounds as a lawn care technician, I am often asked this by customers. My answer is always “it depends“. From a horticultural perspective, grass does not need mowing during the winter. Grass needs a temperature of at least 5°C for shoot growth. Soil temperatures in the winter are often… Read More »