Dogs are lovely companions. They can offer us a friendly face when we return home, and taking them on walks can help keep both us and them healthy. While they are funny and cute, they can also get up to mischief at times, including chewing on different things. If you have a dog (particularly one that likes to bite!), it’s important to ensure the plants on your property that your dog […]
Lately, much of our country has been experiencing rain, which is a welcome relief after the bushfires. As many know, with a lengthy period of rain, comes growing grass, and many lawns are now looking much greener (and longer) than they have been over the previous summer. You may be looking out at your lawn, […]
If you have a dog, chances are you’ll need a lawn that can stand up to some wear and tear (particularly if you have an energetic pooch!). As such, if you’re looking to lay some new turf, it’s probably best to consider those that have a high tolerance for wear. This is also good for […]
Recently, there have been many bushfires across the country. The soaring temperatures and lack of rain aren’t helping the situation, and many brave firefighters are battling the flames, trying to get them under control. It can be a scary time, particularly if you live close to where a fire is burning, or have loved ones […]
Have you ever caught yourself wondering what type of grass is used for grass sports? Maybe you’re interested in creating your own field, have a new property and are looking to lay down the right type of grass for your outdoor sporting activities, or maybe you’re just curious about the grasses used on famous sporting fields across Australia.
Golf courses have a reputation for being notoriously green. I’m sure we’ve all caught ourselves driving past a golf green, wondering “ How do they keep it so green?” and “What type of grass are they using there?!”. If this is you, then keep reading, as we explore some of the golf course grass types used in Australia.
Many of us dream of a life that involves waking up to fresh eggs and cute chickens pecking about in the backyard. While this may be a common reality for those who live in more rural areas, for inner-city and suburban dwellers, this practice is a little less common. People in suburbia might be wondering […]
Summer is here! For many Australians, Summer signifies eating fresh mangoes, beach trips with mates, fans and aircons, and a pretty thirsty lawn. A general lack of rain, combined with water restrictions can lead to backyards with dry, brown lawns. If this look bothers you, fear not, as we have a few tips that just […]
Australia is home to some absolutely stunning botanical gardens. These gardens offer the general public an opportunity to view a variety of plants on display, while also providing a picturesque escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Botanical gardens often have various sections, showing plants from different regions of the globe, as well […]
No one likes the idea of having a compacted lawn, but it’s something that many of us will have to remedy at one point in time or another. A myriad of different elements can cause compaction, including high levels of traffic from either feet or vehicles. In this article, we take a look at what […]