The latest news from the whispering grass!
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]
LawnCarePlus is a family run, independent company based in Oundle specialising in all aspects of lawn care. Eric Andrew will be continuing his fantastic work in Peterborough, Stamford, Kettering and the surrounding areas…
We have been expanding rapidly in Leicestershire recently and as such we have a new lawn expert joining the Joe’s team – Welcome to Josh…. Josh is currently finishing off a further education ‘Horticulture’ diploma at Brooksby College near Melton. Some of you may have already met Josh as he has been visiting and treating lawns [read more]
The weather conditions haven’t been too bad for scarifying and raking out that moss as generally speaking it hasn’t been too wet. The big problem has been soil temperatures; this is the main factor in influencing growth and seed germination. Soil temperatures in the top 4″ of ground can have an affect on germination of seed as well as response [read more]