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Lawn Care Blogs

Australia's Lawn Expert joins us with his own expert lawn care advice blog

The Lawn Guide lawn care blog includes greater and more varied discussions into lawn care and the turf industry in Australia.

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Zoysia Lawns

Zoysia lawns are the most environmentally friendly and lowest maintenance lawn for all the warmer regions of Australia.

Our strong belief in the overwhelming superiority of Zoysia leads us to to share all it's benefits to help make Zoysia the new No 1 lawn for most Australian homes parks and businesses

Organic Lawn Care

Organic lawn care tips, advice and recipes to naturally care for our lawns while creating maximum benefit to the environment

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Lawn Care Videos

Watch Australia's highest quality and most trusted lawn care videos for informative lawn care tips presented by real Aussie lawn care professionals.

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The Lawn Guide is Australia’s original and most comprehensive lawn care tips website entirely dedicated to every aspect of lawn care. We love lawns! And we know you love your lawn too! The Lawn Care Guide is Australia's favourite lawn care site for independent and unbiased lawn care advice. No matter which grass type you have at your home, whether you do your own lawn mowing or hire a contractor, The Lawn Guide has lawn care tips and lawn care advice for everyone wanting to turn their grass into a beautiful green lawn.

A well maintained lawn provides so many benefits such as heat reduction in homes, play and relaxation areas for families, and adding beauty to our homes and cities. Lawns are vitally important to all of us, however, as Australian lawn owners continue to face new challenges with water, drought and pollution, we are all being forced to improve our lawn care practices and move to environmentally friendly methods of maintaining the grass on our properties to a higher standard, while continuing to face the challenge of keeping our lawn green. The Lawn Guide is dedicated to sharing simple lawn care tips with everyone interested in creating and maintaining a beautiful lawn and garden.

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A beautiful new soft buffalo lawn Caring For New Roll On Lawn Your new roll on lawn has just been laid, the contractor has left, and you’re happy to see the transformation of a worn out area...
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Winter Lawn Care Beautiful Winter Lawns Having a great looking lawn in Winter is often thought of as an impossibility for many people, yet as we drive around town we can’t help but...
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Summer Lawn Care The Australian Summer is a highly stressful time for all lawns, and it's the things we do both before and during the Summer which will determine the overall health and appearance...
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Sterile Seed Head on MSK Male Sterile Kikuyu As the name suggests, Male Sterile Kikuyu is a sterile form of Kikuyu which cannot produce functional anthers and pollen, and therefore cannot...
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A Zoysia lawn after mowing Choosing a New Zoysia Lawn It may be a funny lawn name, and in fact the name has been changed many times over the years. Even in the last few years since Zoysia...
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A warm season Couch lawn What Are Warm Season Grasses Grasses are first divided into 2 separate categories, Warm Season Grasses, and Cool Season Grasses. As their names suggest, they are both...
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A bare patch caused by excessive shade Bare or Dead Lawn Patches Discovering bare or dead patches in our lawns can be annoying, especially when the signs of what is causing the problem are...
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Lawn Top Dressing Reasons For Top Dressing Lawns Top dressing lawns in lawn care should only ever be applied for two reasons, to level small indentations in the lawn and to add special...
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Top Dressing Uneven Lawns The Problem Of Uneven Lawns Uneven lawns are ugly and unattractive, and in this article we're going to look into why uneven lawns are a problem, as well as...
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Honda HRU216SU A Review Of A Honda Self Propelled Mower This Review is a modified discussion taken from a Contractors Site, used with permission. SG: Well I have bitten the bullet and...
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Using Lawn Edgers Safely Using Lawn Edgers Safely Lawn edgers will spin a metal blade at high speed to cut through grass, and a spinning metal blade which comes into contact with anything other than...
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Long periods between lawn mowing should beavoided to maintain good lawn care and health Lawn Mowing Regularity This depends on factors such as the type of lawn, the time of year, and lawn...
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The home lawn is the greatest cleaner of carbon and pollution from our city air of any other plant type we grow. In fact, just 15m2 will produce enough clean oxygen to keep a person alive forever
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Glyphosate Weed Killer The Ultimate Weed Killer Glyphosate will kill weeds and grass in...
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>Lawn mowing as weed control An Easy Way To Stop Weeds Spreading Regular mowing not only...
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Burr Medic How To Kill Burr Medic Weed Burr Medic is another of the trifolate type lawn...
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A malfunctioning sprinkler Checking Reticulation Our reticulation system works hard for us,...
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Adjusting From Excessive Watering Reducing Excessive Water Usage Having already discussed...
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A liquid Wetting Agent More Than Just Dry Soils A waxy coating on grains of soil is...
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