Questions tagged: lawns

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Dennis
Answer: Yes, any of the Dynamic Lifter Granulated lawn Foods will be excellent on any variety of Buffalo turf. As with any fertiliser, avoid applying when...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawns
Answered: 07:44AM, 11 Nov 2009
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adam
Answer: After the weeds have blackened and scorched from the Weed n Feed granules, they should shrivel up and allow running grasses to grow over. if they ...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawns
Answered: 08:52AM, 11 Nov 2009
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Scott
Answer: Hi Scott Dynamic Lifter Organic lawn Food can be applied to your lawn in spring and early autumn. This product contains composted poultry manure, ...
Answered: 08:25AM, 12 Nov 2009
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colin
Answer: Hi Colin, as per labels, liquid weed n feed not for lawns under 3 months. Granular weed n feed not for lawns under 6 months.
Category: Weeds
Tags: lawns
Answered: 09:53AM, 17 Nov 2009
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Brian
Answer: Dear Brian, Earthworms are an important part of the ecosystem and I am not aware of a product that would discourage them.
Category: Lawns
Answered: 02:57PM, 16 Dec 2009
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Renae
Answer: Hi Renae, this earthworm proliferation and ‘mud balling’ tend to be a problem when the soil or subsoil is very wet all the time. They p...
Category: Lawns
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Answered: 10:30AM, 18 Jan 2010
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Michael
Answer: Hi Michael, if it isnt a fungal problem, it just needs feeding. never feed if soil is dry and weather is hot.
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawns
Answered: 12:37PM, 18 Jan 2010
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Clint
Answer: Dear Clint, It is not advisable to spray a newly planted lawn from couch sprigs with Weed n Feed. Chemicals should not be used until the lawn is a...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 12:20PM, 17 Feb 2010
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Michael
Answer: Dear Michael, When sowing lawn seed it is important to keep the newly sown lawn damp at all times by watering regularly with a fine mist spray. Ear...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 02:33PM, 25 Feb 2010
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Dermott
Answer: Dear Dermott, It could be that your grass is not receiving enough sunlight. It would be interesting to know if it is developing a good strong root ...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 01:51PM, 03 Mar 2010
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skie
Answer: Dear Skie, It does sound like you look after your lawn with regular fertilising, watering and mowing so it is difficult to know why your lawn is dy...
Category: Lawns
Tags: armyworm, lawns
Answered: 11:03AM, 29 Mar 2010
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Tom
Answer: Dear Tom, Late/summer, autumn is the time when lawn armyworm is active. The caterpillar chews on the blade of the grass leaving nothing but bare s...
Category: Lawns
Tags: armyworm, lawns
Answered: 08:40AM, 09 Apr 2010
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James
Answer: Dear James, Yates have available a lawn seed called LawnSmart All Season Lawn seed which is formulated to suit the harsh Australian climate. It co...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 12:06PM, 09 Apr 2010
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leanne
Answer: Dear Leanne, Your lawn will come back again after the armyworm has moved through as the armyworm chews the leaves and stems, and not the roots of ...
Answered: 03:10PM, 12 Apr 2010
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ainsleigh
Answer: Dear Ainsleigh, You can spray your lawn area with Zero Gyphosate Weedspray. This product will kill the grass roots and all. You will need to leave...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 10:55AM, 13 Apr 2010
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Michelle
Answer: Dear Michelle, When using fertilisers and chemicals around pests, you should take the precaution of putting your puppy in a safe place before start...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 01:17PM, 16 Apr 2010
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Emma
Answer: Dear Emma, Armyworm is a real pest in lawns at this time of the year and can certainly chew through a lawn area in a short period of time. Usually...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 02:15PM, 11 May 2010
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Jack
Answer: Dear Jack, Turf can be laid at any time of year, but late winter/early spring is probably the best time. If you do decide to lay the Sir Walter Buf...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 01:57PM, 12 May 2010
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Dinesh
Answer: Dear Dinesh, Santa Anna couch is a hybrid couch and I am not sure if you will be able to find this seed. It might be better to buy some rolls of tu...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 02:56PM, 12 May 2010
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John
Answer: Hi there, we don’t have that product available anymore, you may need to try our All seasons grass which is available at Mitre 10 and Bunnings
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawns
Answered: 01:47PM, 18 May 2010
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steve
Answer: Dear Steve, I know you can purchase this grass from turf suppliers, but I think you might have to do some more research to see if it is available i...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawns, zoysia
Answered: 01:50PM, 26 May 2010
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Nicki
Answer: Dear Nicki, Yates have two products that will control bindii, clover & broadleaf weeds in tall fescue lawns e.g. Lush Bindii & Broadleaf We...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 02:06PM, 27 May 2010
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Scott
Answer: Dear Scott, A slimy algae taking over your lawn doesn’t sound good. It would be good to have some more information such as the type of grass...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawns, algae
Answered: 03:27PM, 31 May 2010
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Audrey
Answer: Dear Audrey, The Winter Grass Killer label does say that this product is registered for use on common couch and buffalo lawns. Greenleas Park Couch...
Answered: 10:44AM, 09 Jun 2010
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Susan
Answer: Dear Susan, Blue Couch seed is available if you wish to oversow your existing couch lawn. It may take a little time for the seedlings to establish...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawns, couch seed
Answered: 10:11AM, 18 Jun 2010
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Mark
Answer: the only thing to do is to remove the mulch thats coming onto your property and feed your lawn with some seaweed concentrate to bring it back. This...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawns
Answered: 10:24AM, 25 Jun 2010
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Rahul
Answer: Hi there, the best time to grow a couch lawn from seed is when it warms up. This will be towards the end of august. Make sure that you prepare the ...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawns
Answered: 08:03AM, 28 Jun 2010
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Jennifer
Answer: Dear Jennifer, For more information about the availability of Buffalo Sir Walter grass, you should contact a turf supplier in your area. They will...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 09:43AM, 02 Aug 2010
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John
Answer: Dear John, I can see no reason why you can’t lay the Santa Anna couch grass in patches and let it run. The problem is at this time of year b...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 01:07PM, 06 Aug 2010
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Annie
Answer: Dear Annie, There is a granular Weed n Feed product that you can use on a buffalo lawn as well as other lawn types. This Weed n Feed product does ...
Answered: 02:19PM, 13 Aug 2010