The latest news from the whispering grass!
‘The Beast From the East’ is well and truly upon us and we hear what you’re saying – What are the implications for my lawn? Let’s answer this crucial question…… Frost Frost on its own doesn’t cause any real damage to your lawn. It’s only when pressure is applied to the grass when it’s [read more]
In recent days we have been made aware of several malicious software emails purporting to have come from online accounting/payment company Xero.com. These emails do not appear to be widespread amongst our customers. However, as the protection of your data is of the utmost importance to us, I thought it best to offer some insight [read more]
Autumn has soon come upon us and with it brings a variety of potential threats to the welfare of our lawns. At this time of the year it is not uncommon to expect to see a range of fungal problems including red thread and fairy rings. Pests such as chafer grubs (shown above), leatherjackets and [read more]
Pests are a problem on your lawn all year round but can be particularly noticeable over the summer months. The pest that is particularly prospering this Summer is Ants, and now is as good a time as any to consider preventative control. Ant Control Ant hills can disfigure lawns, they usually appear in summer and [read more]
An increase in humidity will bring about an outbreak on most lawns this July. The rains and warm weather of June have created ideal conditions… Of all the grass diseases ‘Red Thread’ lawn fungus is the most common. The disease causes the grass leaf to die often giving the lawn a blotchy, brownish appearance. Whilst the disease is active the [read more]