Lawn Care and Garden Advice

Annual Lawn Care Plan

Annual Lawn Care Plan

12th July 2022
Lawncare Advice & Annual Plan of Action;Mow the lawn at least every 5 days in the growing period using the 1/3rd of grass rule.Remove grass clippings unless using a mulching attachment on mower.To aid the appearance of the lawn scarify & rake to minimise horizontal growth.Use a selective herbicide (Weedol-kills…

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Your Lawn and Garden in July

Your Lawn and Garden in July

1st July 2022
Lawn care in JulyJuly is often one of the warmer months of the year and, as such, will mean your garden and your lawn will be growing quickly. With this in mind, if you would like a well-maintained sward of green grass, it is important to continue to cut your…

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Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – February

Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – February

14th February 2022
Love Your Lawn This FebruaryNow’s the time to start planning ahead for the rest of the year for your lawn, and your whole garden, by thinking about what needs improving.Many will have undertaken lawn renovations in the autumn in the hope that their lawns will be looking beautiful in time…

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Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf - January

Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf - January

15th January 2022
If mild, January can be an excellent month for laying new turf, as well as monitoring and repairing current lawns. Remember to keep an eye out for common issues that may become evident at this time of year – and use the opportunity to get outside in your garden during…

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Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – December

Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – December

7th December 2021
Generally speaking, there shouldn’t be too much to do throughout the colder, darker months of the year, but there are still a few things to keep an eye out for in order to keep your lawn in the best condition and ready for the spring.Mowing and General MaintenanceIf the weather…

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Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – November

Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – November

2nd November 2021
With the clocks going back it is clear that winter is not far off. Longer nights and colder mornings mean that the key tasks for autumn lawn renovation and maintenance should have already been done, and we are now into the season of damage limitation.Leaf ClearingAs we get further into…

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Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – October

Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – October

30th September 2021
October is an incredibly important month for lawn care and in many cases is the last opportunity to get your lawn ready for the winter ahead. With the days getting shorter, the temperatures getting cooler and the possibility of an increase in rainfall, it can seem as if there’s so…

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Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – September

Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – September

6th September 2021
September is a fantastic month for lawn care as, with more temperate weather and reasonable rainfall, it is the perfect month for lawn renovations. September is a good time for fertilising, seeding, re-turfing and repairing, and though there’s so much to do, don’t worry, here at Sherborne Turf, we’ve got…

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Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – August

Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – August

9th August 2021
Normally a warm and sunny month, this August has been a mixed bag so far, with quite a lot of rain. While disappointing in terms of you being able to spend much time in your garden, it can be beneficial for your lawn by keeping it well-watered. Here are some…

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Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf - June

Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf - June

15th June 2021
Your Turf in JuneTo do list includes:Weed ControlRegular MowingWateringFertilisingDealing with Pests and diseasesIt’s important that, while you’re out in you garden (hopefully) enjoying the lovely June sunshine, you still maintain your lawn in order to keep it looking a lovely, healthy green. This month, it will need to be mowed…

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