WINTER IS COMING: SHOW YOUR LAWN SOME LOVE

WINTER IS COMING: SHOW YOUR LAWN SOME LOVE

With winter just around the corner, we can’t begin to tell you how often we are asked about the secret to maintaining a healthy lawn throughout the colder months. The answer is simple, start your preparation in autumn. Mow with the flow. If you watch the growth of...
5 GRASS VARIETIES FOR ALL GARDENS

5 GRASS VARIETIES FOR ALL GARDENS

With the move to Level 4 of lockdown, we were delighted to be given the green light to trade once again. During the 4 weeks of lockdown, our fields were given a well-deserved break and have flourished with the recent rains and wonderful autumn sunshine, and are ready...
GRASS PLANTING 101

GRASS PLANTING 101

Keeping your lawn looking respectable and healthy can be a challenge we know! The secret is in the foundations, the soil preparation, in laying of the lawn and in long term maintenance. Follow our guide below and you can be sure to have the best lawn in the...
WHY YOUR LAWN ISN’T JUST ABOUT AESTHETICS  

WHY YOUR LAWN ISN’T JUST ABOUT AESTHETICS  

Ongoing research continues to uncover previously unidentified environmental, economic, health and safety benefits to natural grass. We’ve always known that grass is an important part of life (because we’re obsessed with it), but are you aware of the many benefits your...
MOW LIKE A PRO!

MOW LIKE A PRO!

Not getting the results you want from your lawn after cutting it? There’s actually an art to making sure that you are mowing your lawn for longevity; the problem is that there is so much advice it can be hard to know what the right thing to do is! Take it from us,...
YOUR CHRISTMAS-READY GARDEN

YOUR CHRISTMAS-READY GARDEN

Are you hosting the family for Christmas this year? In that case, now is the perfect time to whip your garden into shape for summertime outdoor entertaining and ready for those Christmas celebrations. 1: Green up your grass Your lawn provides the backdrop to a...
LAWN AERATION: VITAL FOR HEALTHY LAWNS

LAWN AERATION: VITAL FOR HEALTHY LAWNS

Just like you, your lawn and its soil need to breathe. Over time, soil becomes compacted and “full” of solid particles in a constrained space, preventing the proper circulation of air, water and nutrients which are vital for strong grass roots. Aeration is...
SUMMER READY LAWN

SUMMER READY LAWN

Summer means days by the pool, braai’s and friends… all pictured in your head beside a beautiful lush-green lawn, right? However, maintaining a healthy lawn is not always easy – though it can be when you know what to look out for, what to avoid and when to water, cut...
BECOME AN ECO-FRIENDLY GARDEN EXPERT!

BECOME AN ECO-FRIENDLY GARDEN EXPERT!

Is your garden eco-friendly? While it may seem like an odd question as gardens are inherently by nature “eco-friendly”, but what you may not realise is that your garden practices could be damaging to the environment. Every garden suffers from some sort of pesky...
DON’T LET SHADE MAKE YOUR GRASS FADE

DON’T LET SHADE MAKE YOUR GRASS FADE

Keeping your lawn lusciously full and even throughout your garden can sometimes be challenging, particularly when there are areas of shade causing your lawn to become uneven and patchy. If you think that you have tried everything to keep your grass alive in shaded...