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Adjusting From Excessive Watering Reducing Excessive Water Usage We have learned of the damage which can occur from an excessive lawn watering regimen in an another article, so lets...
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A malfunctioning sprinkler Checking Reticulation Our reticulation system works hard for us, keeping our lawns and gardens in good health, watering in only the amounts and places we...
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Watering too often Excessive Watering Of Lawns When we talk about excessive watering, we are talking about the problems that result from the ongoing and frequent application of too...
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When to water lawns Water Requirements For Lawns Generally speaking, water requirements for lawns - including both frequencies and amounts will vary throughout the year as seasons...
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Correct retic sprinkler heights Lawn Sprinkler Heights Whether laying our own lawn reticulation system, doing some repairs, or making a few changes when our lawns and gardens change....
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A liquid Wetting Agent More Than Just Dry Soils A waxy coating on grains of soil is responsible for the water repelling effects often seen in many soils around Australia. This waxy...
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When is the best time to water lawns Correct Lawn Watering Times Watering of lawns needs to be undertaken at a time of day when it is least wasteful, least able to cause damage, and in...
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Respected Australian turf & plant breeder Todd Layt, breeder of Sapphire Soft Leaf Buffalo
& Nara Native Zoysia, shares expert lawn care advice with homeowners on The Lawn Guide
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Weed and Feed Product Reviews By Todd Layt 27 August 2011 Lawn professionals often disagree on many issues, but this is one matter that finds common ground. They...
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REPORT: Playgrounds Set To Increase Green Space By Todd Layt 4 September 2014 Increased Turf and Plants in Playgrounds With 2020 vision enhancing the awareness...
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Is it more important than spring and summer fertilising. By Todd Layt 14 December 2012 Most Australian’s have been fertilising at the wrong times of the year....
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Native Turf And New Biodegradable Pegs Make A Strong Team For Erosion Control By Todd Layt 19 November 2013 Introduction Turf in new research has demonstrated to...
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different lawn types, including independent and unbiased reviews of popular brands of turf

repair problems in lawns, thatch, scalping, lawn coring, dead lawn patches & improving soil

proper lawn mowing techniques, correct lawn mowing heights, mower reviews, maintenance

prevention, identification & treatment of lawn weeds, lawn diseases & lawn pests

correct watering, wetting agents, lawn disease factors, & more for optimum lawn health
Lawn Care Facts
Lawn Fact:
Sometimes the only solution for an area of lawn that simply will not grow, or dies out in the Winter, is to create a new garden bed in its place.
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Lawn Mowing Heights to Save Water and Keep Lawns Healthy In keeping with the principles of...
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Good Lawn Care Is Key To Preventing Weeds As people who take the ideals of organic lawn care...
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The Problems Caused By Shaded Lawns As we continue to look at preventative means to maintain a...
A low maintenance and environmentally friendly lawn for all warmer regions
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Zoysia turf being harvested Buying Zoysia Around Australia Our work to help bring Zoysia...
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Zoysia Grass Has Warm Origins Zoysia grasses all derive from warm and often tropical regions,...
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One Council park using common Kikuyu Time To Switch Our Parks To Zoysia We're going to take a...
Lawn care discussions and observations in a friendly blog format from The Lawn Guide
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Lawns Are The Greatest Carbon Cleaners We should all have confidence in our lawns, knowing...
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As many people who have visited The Lawn Guide over the years, and since our first launch in...
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Understanding Couch Grass In Queensland Like so many other aspects of Australian life, prior...

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