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  1. Addy

    Neglected Lawn - can this be fixed?

    Hello everyone,Apprentice gardener and a newbie on here! :hapydancsmil: I’ve recently bought a house which has a large south facing lawn.Unfortunately, the previous owner didn’t keep up with the...
    Hello everyone,Apprentice gardener and a newbie on here! :hapydancsmil: I’ve recently bought a house which has a large south facing lawn.Unfortunately, the previous owner didn’t keep up with the maintenance and I’ve ended up with grass almost 1.5m high! Since it’s a large garden, I’ve been tackling this...
    Hello everyone,Apprentice gardener and a newbie on here! :hapydancsmil: I’ve recently bought a house which has a large south facing lawn.Unfortunately, the previous owner didn’t keep up with the maintenance and I’ve ended up with grass almost 1.5m high!...
    Hello everyone,Apprentice gardener and a newbie on here! :hapydancsmil: I’ve recently bought a house which has a large south facing lawn.Unfortunately, the previous owner didn’t keep up with the...
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  2. Bfm

    Large trench for hedging / shrubs

    Thank you very much. Very informative and something for me to think about
    Thank you very much. Very informative and something for me to think about
    Thank you very much. Very informative and something for me to think about
    Thank you very much. Very informative and something for me to think about
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  3. fred88

    Fusarium?

    Hi All, this has been going on for a while and some of the lawn has died completely, other parts look like the photos, but I suspect will go the same way. I've treated the whole lawn with the...
    Hi All, this has been going on for a while and some of the lawn has died completely, other parts look like the photos, but I suspect will go the same way. I've treated the whole lawn with the Bayer Lawn Disease Control product and some areas have improved but not all, as the photo's show. I do...
    Hi All, this has been going on for a while and some of the lawn has died completely, other parts look like the photos, but I suspect will go the same way. I've treated the whole lawn with the Bayer Lawn Disease Control product and some areas have...
    Hi All, this has been going on for a while and some of the lawn has died completely, other parts look like the photos, but I suspect will go the same way. I've treated the whole lawn with the...
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  4. MUFC68908

    Bringing lawn back to life.

    Not quite the same thing, but the same idea. Worth a shot.
    Not quite the same thing, but the same idea. Worth a shot.
    Not quite the same thing, but the same idea. Worth a shot.
    Not quite the same thing, but the same idea. Worth a shot.
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  5. ric1982

    Buying topsoil advice

    Typically a bulk bag is a little under a cubic metre. Most places seem to reckon 0.9m^3. If you want 5cm depth over that area, you're looking at 3 bags full. (Black sheep not included.)Putting...
    Typically a bulk bag is a little under a cubic metre. Most places seem to reckon 0.9m^3. If you want 5cm depth over that area, you're looking at 3 bags full. (Black sheep not included.)Putting in extra height on your garden, do make sure you've got heights right for paths, patios and anything...
    Typically a bulk bag is a little under a cubic metre. Most places seem to reckon 0.9m^3. If you want 5cm depth over that area, you're looking at 3 bags full. (Black sheep not included.)Putting in extra height on your garden, do make sure you've...
    Typically a bulk bag is a little under a cubic metre. Most places seem to reckon 0.9m^3. If you want 5cm depth over that area, you're looking at 3 bags full. (Black sheep not included.)Putting...
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  6. TheMadHedger

    Clover - best way to get rid of?

    I too expect that my lawn will be grass. Not clover, not dandelions, not anything but grass. It is a small area compared to the gardens and pots filled with bee friendly plants. I feel that...
    I too expect that my lawn will be grass. Not clover, not dandelions, not anything but grass. It is a small area compared to the gardens and pots filled with bee friendly plants. I feel that growing lots of plants for my winged friends makes up for my insistence on a lawn of grass. Take a little,...
    I too expect that my lawn will be grass. Not clover, not dandelions, not anything but grass. It is a small area compared to the gardens and pots filled with bee friendly plants. I feel that growing lots of plants for my winged friends makes up...
    I too expect that my lawn will be grass. Not clover, not dandelions, not anything but grass. It is a small area compared to the gardens and pots filled with bee friendly plants. I feel that...
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  7. Passport1

    Spots on lawn where moss was lawn seed hasnt germinated on

    Hi, perhaps there was some residual moss killer still there, i would try again this autumn.
    Hi, perhaps there was some residual moss killer still there, i would try again this autumn.
    Hi, perhaps there was some residual moss killer still there, i would try again this autumn.
    Hi, perhaps there was some residual moss killer still there, i would try again this autumn.
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  8. roders

    Now that’s what you call a lawn.

    Training grounds. Hallowed turf.
    Training grounds. Hallowed turf.
    Training grounds. Hallowed turf.
    Training grounds. Hallowed turf.
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  9. Palustris

    New Lawn weed

    That is it! Aphanes arvensis. Ta.
    That is it! Aphanes arvensis. Ta.
    That is it! Aphanes arvensis. Ta.
    That is it! Aphanes arvensis. Ta.
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  10. chris_elevate

    Robot lawnmower

    Hi,Now I’ve got a little boy and lots of other things to keep me busy I’m considering investing in a robot lawnmower. I like the idea of it continually cutting and mulching/feeding the grass...
    Hi,Now I’ve got a little boy and lots of other things to keep me busy I’m considering investing in a robot lawnmower. I like the idea of it continually cutting and mulching/feeding the grass itself to keep it in the best condition.If I go ahead and purchase one I’d like to make sure that it...
    Hi,Now I’ve got a little boy and lots of other things to keep me busy I’m considering investing in a robot lawnmower. I like the idea of it continually cutting and mulching/feeding the grass itself to keep it in the best condition.If I go...
    Hi,Now I’ve got a little boy and lots of other things to keep me busy I’m considering investing in a robot lawnmower. I like the idea of it continually cutting and mulching/feeding the grass...
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  11. Marcusber

    Lawn problem

    We have all posted on on an old thread Tim, at sometime !
    We have all posted on on an old thread Tim, at sometime !
    We have all posted on on an old thread Tim, at sometime !
    We have all posted on on an old thread Tim, at sometime !
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  12. MAW

    Help for a novice with a lawn!

    Perhaps a photo would help. Never mind. I have to be honest and admit. A well maintaned lawn really sets off Do not rely upon what the label says. a garden. Me. I haven't got a lawn. Having...
    Perhaps a photo would help. Never mind. I have to be honest and admit. A well maintaned lawn really sets off Do not rely upon what the label says. a garden. Me. I haven't got a lawn. Having studied and endured the course of, science and practice of turf culture. Truly. I couldn't afford...
    Perhaps a photo would help. Never mind. I have to be honest and admit. A well maintaned lawn really sets off Do not rely upon what the label says. a garden. Me. I haven't got a lawn. Having studied and endured the course of, science and...
    Perhaps a photo would help. Never mind. I have to be honest and admit. A well maintaned lawn really sets off Do not rely upon what the label says. a garden. Me. I haven't got a lawn. Having...
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  13. Tee10

    Newbie

    You are probably right but the problem seemed to be getting alot worse. It started to smell of fungus and I panicked. Being the novice that I am, including my lack of patience compelled me to act!...
    You are probably right but the problem seemed to be getting alot worse. It started to smell of fungus and I panicked. Being the novice that I am, including my lack of patience compelled me to act! The new grass seed I am using seems to be a bit more robust, as I used it to reseed bare spots and...
    You are probably right but the problem seemed to be getting alot worse. It started to smell of fungus and I panicked. Being the novice that I am, including my lack of patience compelled me to act! The new grass seed I am using seems to be a bit...
    You are probably right but the problem seemed to be getting alot worse. It started to smell of fungus and I panicked. Being the novice that I am, including my lack of patience compelled me to act!...
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  14. Mark2020

    How best to repair this lawn

    I can see the good old wires in the turf. This is found on thin turf and makes it fun when you scarify. I’ve seen it quite a few times and is cost saving on turf. Normally it’s the builders who...
    I can see the good old wires in the turf. This is found on thin turf and makes it fun when you scarify. I’ve seen it quite a few times and is cost saving on turf. Normally it’s the builders who lay the turf and sometimes it’s a landscape company depending on the design of the garden so an all...
    I can see the good old wires in the turf. This is found on thin turf and makes it fun when you scarify. I’ve seen it quite a few times and is cost saving on turf. Normally it’s the builders who lay the turf and sometimes it’s a landscape company...
    I can see the good old wires in the turf. This is found on thin turf and makes it fun when you scarify. I’ve seen it quite a few times and is cost saving on turf. Normally it’s the builders who...
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  15. ric1982

    Laying new lawn over 'difficult' ground

    ThanksI am pretty sure its not soakaway, Neighbours told us there was a pond on this property from previous owner. (We are new owner and neighbours were here for number of years.) Also I havent...
    ThanksI am pretty sure its not soakaway, Neighbours told us there was a pond on this property from previous owner. (We are new owner and neighbours were here for number of years.) Also I havent found any pipes in the pond.It is pond as I found lots of pond elements such as concerte blocks,...
    ThanksI am pretty sure its not soakaway, Neighbours told us there was a pond on this property from previous owner. (We are new owner and neighbours were here for number of years.) Also I havent found any pipes in the pond.It is pond as I...
    ThanksI am pretty sure its not soakaway, Neighbours told us there was a pond on this property from previous owner. (We are new owner and neighbours were here for number of years.) Also I havent...
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  16. tim091

    How low can I cut?

    Interesting. That was not what I did! I got a sheet of A4 and fed it in between the blades and cutting bar. Rotating the blades just pulled the paper in and around untouched. Thinking that was bad...
    Interesting. That was not what I did! I got a sheet of A4 and fed it in between the blades and cutting bar. Rotating the blades just pulled the paper in and around untouched. Thinking that was bad I lowered the cylinder a couple of notches but that meant that it was fouling slightly on the...
    Interesting. That was not what I did! I got a sheet of A4 and fed it in between the blades and cutting bar. Rotating the blades just pulled the paper in and around untouched. Thinking that was bad I lowered the cylinder a couple of notches but...
    Interesting. That was not what I did! I got a sheet of A4 and fed it in between the blades and cutting bar. Rotating the blades just pulled the paper in and around untouched. Thinking that was bad...
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  17. Christine Angel

    New lawn is dying

    That definitely looks like a dog. I've not had that myself with my dogs, but mine are much smaller and in a much bigger garden. For friends with labradors, that's what their gardens tend to look like.
    That definitely looks like a dog. I've not had that myself with my dogs, but mine are much smaller and in a much bigger garden. For friends with labradors, that's what their gardens tend to look like.
    That definitely looks like a dog. I've not had that myself with my dogs, but mine are much smaller and in a much bigger garden. For friends with labradors, that's what their gardens tend to look like.
    That definitely looks like a dog. I've not had that myself with my dogs, but mine are much smaller and in a much bigger garden. For friends with labradors, that's what their gardens tend to look like.
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  18. Al23

    Can it recover!

    He’s not using the grass anymore as he’s 8 months and trained to go on another part of the garden. It’s a rental property so don’t want to spend money on turfing. I am not shy of the work so was...
    He’s not using the grass anymore as he’s 8 months and trained to go on another part of the garden. It’s a rental property so don’t want to spend money on turfing. I am not shy of the work so was hoping it would be fixable with some effort
    He’s not using the grass anymore as he’s 8 months and trained to go on another part of the garden. It’s a rental property so don’t want to spend money on turfing. I am not shy of the work so was hoping it would be fixable with some effort
    He’s not using the grass anymore as he’s 8 months and trained to go on another part of the garden. It’s a rental property so don’t want to spend money on turfing. I am not shy of the work so was...
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  19. HarryS

    New seeded lawn, sprinkle how long?

    The best way is to keep the soil damp and not saturate the area constantly. Hopefully the weather cools down a bit so it’s not so hot. This hot weather just bakes the ground so water evaporation...
    The best way is to keep the soil damp and not saturate the area constantly. Hopefully the weather cools down a bit so it’s not so hot. This hot weather just bakes the ground so water evaporation is at very high levels.
    The best way is to keep the soil damp and not saturate the area constantly. Hopefully the weather cools down a bit so it’s not so hot. This hot weather just bakes the ground so water evaporation is at very high levels.
    The best way is to keep the soil damp and not saturate the area constantly. Hopefully the weather cools down a bit so it’s not so hot. This hot weather just bakes the ground so water evaporation...
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  20. Fat Controller

    Grass, or lack thereof.....

    Thanks @Graham B - I will look properly at those tomorrow (just about to go to bed).I might be onto a little bit of a winner as my neighbour is in need of some grass seed as well. so we could...
    Thanks @Graham B - I will look properly at those tomorrow (just about to go to bed).I might be onto a little bit of a winner as my neighbour is in need of some grass seed as well. so we could order together and reduce the delivery cost :)
    Thanks @Graham B - I will look properly at those tomorrow (just about to go to bed).I might be onto a little bit of a winner as my neighbour is in need of some grass seed as well. so we could order together and reduce the delivery cost :)
    Thanks @Graham B - I will look properly at those tomorrow (just about to go to bed).I might be onto a little bit of a winner as my neighbour is in need of some grass seed as well. so we could...
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