NEWS BLOG

WHATS THE LATEST?

THE LANCASHIRE LAWNCARE BLOG

Yellow Suckling Clover – Birds Foot Trefoil.

Yellow Suckling Clover – Birds Foot Trefoil.

The current 'enemy' weed we're dealing with this month and last is yellow Suckling Clover or Trefoil as it's more commonly known. It is a seasonal weed growing from May through until August. This little weed has a dark green leaf and a bright yellow flower. It's a...

read more

Credit where credit’s due

It is always lovely to receive letters and emails from satisfied customers, so we thought we would share this one with you... Dear Michael, Just a few lines to thank you for doing our lawns. After a very wet winter the lawns were in a sorry state. Thanks to you &...

read more
Red Thread

Red Thread

Hi there! This is just an update on what's proving to be a issue this year....RED THREAD!!! Due to the changing weather conditions we've experienced over the last few years this fungus has become more and more apparent. It has always been around but the mild wet...

read more
Success for local junior football team

Success for local junior football team

This time last year we were proud to be the sponsors of the Whitefield Primary School (representing Blackburn Rovers) football team who were the winners of the EFL Trust Kids Club Championship Final played at Wembley prior to the Championship Play Off final.  A last...

read more
Small lawns

Small lawns

Sometimes people wonder if it’s worth treating a lawn, particularly if it’s small. This lawn proves that all lawns deserve to be treated to a program of treatments. Get in touch now for a free lawn analysis with treatments from £14 each. 

read more
Total Weedkillers

Total Weedkillers

Please be careful when using total weedkillers. The gardener of this lawn used some to kill the weeds in the borders, then proceeded to walk up and down the lawn with chemical on his feet. Hence the destruction the same size as his feet!  He didn’t have a clue what...

read more
Lawn issues

Lawn issues

  These pesky things live in your lawn and sit and eat the roots of your grass. They are called Leather...

read more
Before & After

Before & After

We love to share a good before and after photo. Our new customer wanted his lawns scarifying and hollow tone aerating. These procedures were carried out on his lawn in early May. He was due to have a garden party in July so was keen to have a beautiful lawn by...

read more
It’s good to share

It’s good to share

It really is great to hear from satisfied customers. This lawn suffered terribly from moss & thatch and the customer was concerned that any major renovations would render his lawn useless for this summer. I assured him that with patience & the right weather...

read more

Crazy Weather

And so the bonkers weather continues. After several weeks of dry, sunny weather the good old British summertime kicks off in true style with flash floods across parts of Lancashire.  These extremes will cause problems for our lawns. They are used to having...

read more

Your Lawn in November and December

  Unbelievable perhaps but like many lawns in this area you may well be still getting some growth. Therefore, this month could be an opportunity to give your lawn a final few cuts to see it through the winter months. Remember not to cut it too short though else...

read more

Lawn Alert Autumn

Disease Warning This is a common disease associated with stressed turf in late summer and early autumn. The exceptionally dry weather during September has caused the stressed conditions resulting in an outbreak of rust. In places the attack is quite severe and very...

read more