Gardening Tip: Autumn Lawn Care

Scarifier on lawnScarifying a lawn helps to remove moss

Open Quotes The autumn is a good time to scarify a lawn, removing thatch and moss from the grass. Close Quotes

Scarification allows the healthy grass shoots to thrive and encourages good air ventilation around the root zone. 

Specially formulated, autumn lawn treatments can also be applied, which are different to those used during the spring and summer because the priority is on strong root growth and development instead of the lush foliage growth aim of the spring and summer treatments.

This gardening tip is filed under Gardening Tips: Autumn.