Keeping Your Lawn in Tip-Top Condition!

Keeping Your Lawn in Tip-Top Condition!

29th June 2021

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Summer is all about enjoying your garden and making the most of outside space, whether sitting in the sunshine listening to the tennis (yes, Wimbledon is back!), hosting a BBQ for family and friends or playing games with the children!

Keep your lawn in tip-top condition with these simple tips –

  • Mow regularly (twice a week unless there are  prolonged periods of drought, then reduce to once)
  • Water well during dry spells (if possible use water from a water butt). Don’t worry if an established lawn goes brown, it’s not dead, it will re-green up again when it rains!
  • Feed and condition – help keep your lawn green and healthy with some TLC!  We recommend Westland Aftercut All In One – it’s a triple action lawn treatment that greens, feeds and controls moss and weeds.
  • Keep the edges neatly trimmed after mowing to stop the grass growing into your borders.

St John's Top Tip – during the summer months if you leave the cuttings on your lawn as they decompose they will release up to 30% of the required nutrients and also help to keep in moisture during hot spells.  Once cuttings have been removed remember to feed.

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