Being in the business for nearly 40 years, there are so many questions we get asked about lawn care and maintenance. We have compiled a quick go-to list of all of the most frequently asked questions to make sure you grow the grass of your dreams!

Q: How often should I mow my lawn?

A: Generally, once a week.

 

Q: How often should I water my lawn?

A: Once a week unless it has rained.

 

Q: When is the best time to water my lawn?

A: Early morning before the heat of the day so that your lawn has time to absorb the water.

 

Q: When is the best time to replant my lawn?

A: In coastal areas throughout the year, you can replant lawn, while inland (frosty areas), it is advised not to replant during June, July or August when the air is icy.

 

Q: Is fertilizer essential?

A: Yes, it’s advisable to replenish important nutrients into the soil that have been absorbed.

 

Q: How do I spot lawn diseases?

A:

  • White, yellow or brown patches or rings that grow in diameter.
  • Thin patches of frayed, distorted, or discoloured grass blades.
  • Gray, black, red, orange or purple spots on blades or stems.
  • Gray, black or pink powdery or threadlike coatings on and around grass blades.
  • Areas of darkened, wet-looking, slimy or greasy-looking grass

 

Q: What is the best practice for installing sod?

A: Watch how to plant instant lawn here!

 

Q: What is Evangrass’ top lawn tip?

A: Buy your grass from us, you won’t be disappointed!

If you are ready to take your garden to the next level, contact us on office@evangrass.co.za to place an order or to find out more.