Questions tagged: lawn

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Khioder
Answer: Hi Khioder, The weeds shown in the picture may be controlled using Buffalo Pro which will not damage the buffalo grass. If the weed infestation is ...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 09:42AM, 18 Oct 2011
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Steve
Answer: Hi Steve, Topdressing your lawn will help even out the surface. It is generally recommended to use a 90:10 or 80:20 sand/loam mix. Do not totally ...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn
Answered: 11:44AM, 19 Oct 2011
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Penny
Answer: Hi Penny, It is hard to see from your photo what kind of grass you have growing. At this time of year, even the best lawn will have some weed grow...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 11:21AM, 20 Oct 2011
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Jay
Answer: Hi Jay, It will depend which type of grass as to whether the best option is the granular product or the liquid hose-on. If you have buffalo grass t...
Category: Weeds
Tags: weed, lawn
Answered: 09:55AM, 31 Oct 2011
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Julia
Answer: Hi Julia, It is not recommended to feed a newly laid lawn until it is 3 months old. It is important to allow the roots to develop first Once this...
Answered: 02:45PM, 24 May 2012
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Heather
Answer: Hi Heather, Thank you for sending the photo of your lawn. I can see what you mean about your grass dying off. There is however some green shoots ...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 02:43PM, 21 Jun 2012
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BOB ...
Answer: Hi Bob, Now is certainly the time to be preparing your lawn for the warm months ahead. If you have not already done so, remove the weeds from your...
Answered: 02:32PM, 06 Aug 2012
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jacqui
Answer: Hi Jacqui, Are there daisies in your lawn or perhaps weeds with a daisy like flower. If this is the case, you can rid your lawn of this weed with ...
Answered: 10:00AM, 22 Aug 2012
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Brandon
Answer: Hi Brandon, If the area remains constantly wet, it appears you may have a drainage problem. You may need to investigate to see where this water is...
Answered: 11:59AM, 23 Aug 2012
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S
Answer: Hi, At this point of time just before you lawn starts to come back it a good idea to use some top dressing so that the lawn that you have will be a...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn
Answered: 07:53AM, 21 Sep 2012
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Rohit
Answer: Hi Rohit, From what you have said, the area doesn’t appear to be well drained, particularly if you are noticing moss appearing in the lawn ar...
Answered: 12:40PM, 19 Oct 2012
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stuart
Answer: Hi Stuart, From what you have said, it does sound like a nutrient deficiency. The fact that the grass has responded favourably when fertilisers h...
Answered: 10:47AM, 14 Nov 2012
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farrah
Answer: Hi Farrah, It will depend on how long it has been since you have applied the product, in any case start watering in some seaweed concentrate like Y...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn
Answered: 08:49AM, 20 Nov 2012
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ross
Answer: Hi Ross, We would suggest using a fertiliser called Yates Lawn Master. This product is a slow release fertiliser which when applied, will green up...
Answered: 03:42PM, 12 Feb 2013
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GARY
Answer: Hi Gary, You should be able to find buffalo pro at your local retail nursery, Mitre 10 and Bunnings. Its available in a 250ml concentrate and a hos...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn
Answered: 10:36AM, 11 Apr 2013
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Julie
Answer: Hi Julie, Thank you for sending the photo. It helps to give is an idea of how we can assist you further. Even though you mentioned you have 2 euc...
Answered: 02:12PM, 18 Apr 2013
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Steve
Answer: Hi Steve, You might be best to send your photo to a US gardening site who I am sure will be able to help you.
Category: Lawns
Answered: 12:14PM, 22 Apr 2013
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Emmet
Answer: Hi Emmet, To get a good start for your new lawn make sure the area is clear of weeds and that it is very well drained. Add some top dressing which ...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn
Answered: 02:12PM, 26 Apr 2013
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Dorothy
Answer: Hi Dorothy, if you are having problems with your lawn with dead spots and you know for sure what the problem is the best thing is to is to add some...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn
Answered: 08:37AM, 08 Jul 2013
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Craig
Answer: Hi Craig, Now is the time to remove the bindii from your existing grass before it has a chance to flower and for that burr to develop. Depending u...
Answered: 01:04PM, 08 Aug 2013
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Erika
Answer: Hi Erika, You will need to treat it for the next couple of weeks with a seaweed concentrate. We have one called Yates Uplift which is available at ...
Category: Weeds
Tags: lawn
Answered: 07:50AM, 27 Sep 2013
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Madhur
Answer: Hi Madhur, In the cooler areas of Australia fine leaf turf such as rye and fescue will be suitable. These grasses are generally darked green with ...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn
Answered: 09:41AM, 02 Jan 2014
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Lesley
Answer: Hi Lesley, the best thing to do is to evaluate your area. You need to make sure that there will be enough sun to establish a lawn and then you need...
Category: Pests
Tags: lawn
Answered: 10:03AM, 23 Apr 2014
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Matt
Answer: Hi Mat. Thank you for sending the photos of your lawn. There is no reason why you can’t rejuvenate the lawn and get it looking nice and lush...
Answered: 03:07PM, 16 May 2014
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lloyd
Answer: Hi Lloyd, Unfortunately we don’t have any product designed for that purpose. We do have selective herbicides containing dicamba that may dam...
Category: Lawns
Tags: buffalo, lawn, kill
Answered: 03:40PM, 12 Nov 2014
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Philip
Answer: Hi Philip, It can be difficult growing lawn under a tree. The tree roots will be taking the moisture and so regular watering may be required. If t...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn
Answered: 08:22AM, 05 Dec 2014
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Haden
Answer: Hi Haden, The general recommendation for top dressing a lawn is to apply no more than 12mm otherwise the lawn will suffocate and may die.
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn
Answered: 09:41AM, 08 Dec 2014
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Scott
Answer: From you description of a sooty black residue and a white powdery substance on the grass blades it sounds like you have a fungal infection. This is...
Category: Lawns
Tags: lawn
Answered: 11:29AM, 13 Mar 2015
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Jamie
Answer: Couch is a warm season grass so it’s best to sow it in late spring it midsummer in your region. To repair the patches you could use Yates Easy Patc...
Category: Lawns
Answered: 02:50PM, 16 Mar 2015
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Yvonne
Answer: What your describing sounds like Dollar Spot. This is a common fungal disease which results in round spots of yellow grass. The webs you see in the...
Category: Diseases
Tags: webs, lawn
Answered: 12:02PM, 23 Mar 2015