Tag Archives: Winter

Winter is an important season for your lawn. A lot can happen to grass in the dark, cold months. Often the lawn is just forgotten. Fungal infections like Fusarium can spread unseen. Leaves can gather and kill the lawn underneath.

Winter lawn care articles

The low light levels and higher rainfall bring different challenges for grass. Moss is a big threat and can spread quickly, especially in shady corners. Wet days leach nutrients out of the soil and can cause problems for the grass.

Find out the best way to bring your lawn through the cold months unscathed. Follow these lawn care articles and you will be off to a great start come spring.

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 »