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...

Southport Lawn Scarification

I think it’s fair to say that most lawns need scarification at some point. We’d recommend that once a year is usually sufficient especially if it’s in the dormant period when most of the thatch and moss can be removed effectively without stunting the growth....

Red Thread

Red Thread is a fungal diseases found in grass. The appearance of red thread is a bleached out look with a pinky reddish hue. On closer examination you can see little red spikes coming off the tips off the shoot. It is sometimes found in more sandy soil gardens and...