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Lawn Care Blogs

Australia's Lawn Expert joins us with his own expert lawn care advice blog

The Lawn Guide lawn care blog includes greater and more varied discussions into lawn care and the turf industry in Australia.

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Zoysia Lawns

Zoysia lawns are the most environmentally friendly and lowest maintenance lawn for all the warmer regions of Australia.

Our strong belief in the overwhelming superiority of Zoysia leads us to to share all it's benefits to help make Zoysia the new No 1 lawn for most Australian homes parks and businesses

Organic Lawn Care

Organic lawn care tips, advice and recipes to naturally care for our lawns while creating maximum benefit to the environment

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Lawn Care Videos

Watch Australia's highest quality and most trusted lawn care videos for informative lawn care tips presented by real Aussie lawn care professionals.

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The Lawn Guide is Australia’s original and most comprehensive lawn care tips website entirely dedicated to every aspect of lawn care. We love lawns! And we know you love your lawn too! The Lawn Care Guide is Australia's favourite lawn care site for independent and unbiased lawn care advice. No matter which grass type you have at your home, whether you do your own lawn mowing or hire a contractor, The Lawn Guide has lawn care tips and lawn care advice for everyone wanting to turn their grass into a beautiful green lawn.

A well maintained lawn provides so many benefits such as heat reduction in homes, play and relaxation areas for families, and adding beauty to our homes and cities. Lawns are vitally important to all of us, however, as Australian lawn owners continue to face new challenges with water, drought and pollution, we are all being forced to improve our lawn care practices and move to environmentally friendly methods of maintaining the grass on our properties to a higher standard, while continuing to face the challenge of keeping our lawn green. The Lawn Guide is dedicated to sharing simple lawn care tips with everyone interested in creating and maintaining a beautiful lawn and garden.

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Lawn Fertilisers - how much is enough? The Role Of Lawn Fertilisers Lawn fertilisers are an essential element in maintaining the health and well being of our lawns. To maximise results and...
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The Fastest Way To Green A Lawn? The use of Ammonium Sulphate (or Sulphate of Ammonium) in lawn care will instantly green a lawn almost faster than anything else. But it does have major...
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Fertilisers - how often is enough? The Need For Lawn Fertilisers Lawn fertilisers are a mix of nutrients that have been formulated to supplement the nutrients already found in soils. In other...
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Trials of Sapphire versus Sir Walter Sapphire Versus Sir Walter There is no doubt that the race to become Australia's most popular Buffalo Grass is burning hot right now. So we're going to...
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What Is A Drought Tolerant Lawn The drought tolerance of lawns refers to a lawn types ability to stay alive and remain green for the longest period of time while under heavy water restrictions,...
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Matilda - a quality soft leaf buffalo lawn photo courtesy of Matilda Buffalo Introducing Matilda Soft Buffalo Matilda is another new soft leaf buffalo grass which has come onto the Australian...
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Repairing a Hard Lawn Hard Lawns and Compacted Soils Lawns and more correctly, the soils beneath them, can become hard over time due to a variety of reasons. These can include vehicles being...
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A Vertimowing / Scarifying Machine What is Vertimowing or Lawn Scarifying Vertimowing lawns is the process of removing an excess build up of thatch, only the C4 warm season grasses can be...
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Buffalo Seed Heads The Problems of Buffalo Lawn Going To Seed One of the greatest concerns for Buffalo lawn owners is when the time comes around each year when their Soft Buffalo lawn begins...
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Using Lawn Edgers Safely Using Lawn Edgers Safely Lawn edgers will spin a metal blade at high speed to cut through grass, and a spinning metal blade which comes into contact with anything other than...
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Lawn Clippings left on Lawns Clever Garden Recycling With Lawn Clippings It's easy to quickly think about how often our lawns are mowed each year, and then to think about how many lawn...
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Push Lawn Mower Introduction to Push Mowers The push lawn mower is a light, hand powered mower which may be an option for your property. With the many great benefits that it brings to lawn...
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Lawn fact:
The short list of the most shade tolerant lawn varieties for homeowners:

1. Durban Grass
2. Soft Leaf Buffalo
3. Zoysia

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Where did the weeds come from? Lawn Is Filled With Weeds You've recently spent a lot of money...
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Lawn Beetle Finding The Truth About The African Lawn Beetle We usually refer to African...
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Bindii | Onehunga | JoJo How To Kill Bindii Bindii is a low growing herb with carrot-top like...
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Correct sprinkler height Lawn Sprinkler Heights Whether laying our own lawn reticulation...
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Getting water right Excessive Watering Of Lawns When we talk about excessive watering, we are...
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A malfunctioning sprinkler Checking Reticulation Our reticulation system works hard for us,...
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