Well the sun is beginning to creep out and the days are getting a little warmer… The end of Winter marks prime time for you to give you lawn a good clean up as it reaches the end of its dormancy period. At Advance Turf Melbourne, we have a few end of winter lawn care tips for you as you get your grass ready for some warmer weather!
GIVE YOUR TURF A TIDY UP
We’re guessing you probably haven’t given your lawn much attention over the dormancy period, during this time it requires little maintenance as it generally doesn’t grow very much. However now is the prime time to give your lawn a quick mow and get rid of any leaves laying around, so the lawn is in optimal condition coming into the warmer months.
GET RID OF WEEDS
Your lawn is about to reach the end of its dormancy period, as such, so will the those dreaded weeds! Now is the time to rid your lawn of any weeds so you can start off the Spring time with luscious green grass. Make sure if you do need to use a herbicide, that you select the right type for your lawn variety. If you’re unsure, you can contact us here.
KEEP YOUR LAWN FED
To prepare your turf for the months ahead, now is the perfect time to fertilise your lawn. Applying a slow release fertiliser now will ensure that your lawn has ample food over the coming months. Unsure about which fertiliser to use? To see our recommendations click here.