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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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Lawn Care In Australia


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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How To Kill A Lawn Killing and Removal Of Grass While it may go against the very notion of lawn care, sometimes the need arises to remove or kill lawn grass from areas of our properties....
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Regular Lawn Mowing Regular lawn mowing When lawns are mown at the right frequency, matched to how fast they are growing at the time, you help to reduce the build up of thatch, and water gets...
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Classic signs of early dehydration Why Lawns Turn Yellow or Brown In this article we'll have a look at some of the reasons why lawns can turn a yellow or brown colour, in sections or even...
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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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Stunning Microscopic Photos of Buffalo Grass Amazing Photos of Buffalo Grass Continuing on from our world first release of Microscopic Photos of Buffalo Grass, The Lawn Guide is proud to...
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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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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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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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Dog urine burning lawn Dogs Urine Burning Lawns The problem of lawn burn caused by dogs urine is a common one, it occurs when a pet dog urinates on the lawn, which results in a brown patch...
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Planning saves time and gives a superior finish Clever Lawn Mowing The correct lawn mowing technique can make a big difference in the overall look of your lawn, as well as helping with...
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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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Long periods between lawn mowing should beavoided to maintain good lawn care and health Lawn Mowing Regularity This depends on factors such as the type of lawn, the time of year, and lawn...
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Zoysia Grass

Choosing Zoysia as the lowest maintenance lawn type in Australia
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Lawn fact:
Frequent shallow watering promotes a shallow root system that struggles for life under heat stress. A lawn constantly under stress will send out masses of seed heads, be weak and easily damaged, be slow to repair, and be far more susceptible to diseases and weeds.
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Crabgrass How To Kill Crowsfoot Grass / Crabgrass Crabgrass is of very high nuisance...
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Dollar Spot (Sclerotinia homeocarpa) Dollar Spot Disease Dollar Spot is identified as...
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Mature Nutgrass How To Kill Nutgrass | Mullumbimby Couch For the sake of this article, we...
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Adjusting From Excessive Watering Reducing Excessive Water Usage Having already discussed...
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A malfunctioning sprinkler Checking Reticulation Our reticulation system works hard for us,...
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When is the best time to water lawns Correct Lawn Watering Times Watering of lawns needs...
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