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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

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

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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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Using lawn fertilisers properly How Does Fertiliser Burn Lawns The Nitrogen in lawn fertiliser burns the leaves of lawns, turning the lawn yellow, brown or black. Nitrogen is the same nutrient...
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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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Fertilising is essential in Winter A Greener Lawn This Winter Yes, lawns can be fertilised over Winter, however a different type of fertiliser must be used in our lawn care at this time of...
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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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A Fine Leaf Sapphire Lawn Sapphire Buffalo Review Sapphire Buffalo can be regarded as one of the few true Soft Leaf Buffalo varieties. It performs well in all aspects which signify turf...
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Empire Zoysia Empire Zoysia - The Reigning Zoysia King Empire Zoysia is the big hitter and best selling Zoysia grass in Australia today. Often referred to as EZ grass, this name has a double...
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Improve Your Lawn Soil The soils underneath our lawns are more responsible for delivering good lawn health than anything else. Lawn soils provide nutrients (food), water and oxygen to the grass,...
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Overseeding Lawns For Winter Reasons For Over Seeding Lawns Often when growing Warm Season Grasses, it can be noticed that some areas of the lawn can die back when Winter arrives. To...
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Top Dressing Uneven Lawns The Problem Of Uneven Lawns Uneven lawns are ugly and unattractive, and in this article we're going to look into why uneven lawns are a problem, as well as...
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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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Honda UMK425u A Review Of A Honda 4 Stroke Brushcutter This review covers the Honda UMK425U 4 Stroke 25 cc Brushcutter. Purchase price with Honda Oil - $580. The standard head is a bump...
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Mow Master Professional Lawn Edgers photo courtesy of Mow Master What Are Lawn Edgers A lawn edger is a powered machine which has a vertical spinning metal blade which is used to trim the edges...
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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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Crabgrass How To Kill Crowsfoot Grass / Crabgrass Crabgrass is of very high nuisance...
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White Clover How To Kill White Clover White Clover is noticeable by it's white, ball like...
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Brown Patch Lawn Disease Brown Patch Is A Lawn Disease Brown patch is a disease of the soil...
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Adjusting From Excessive Watering Reducing Excessive Water Usage Having already discussed...
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A liquid Wetting Agent More Than Just Dry Soils A waxy coating on grains of soil is...
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Correct sprinkler height Lawn Sprinkler Heights Whether laying our own lawn reticulation...
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