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Summer’s Here – Our Top Lawn Care Tips

We have been working with our turf farm for a number of years now to deliver instant lawn across Melbourne. As a family business located in Keilor Park, we understand the ever-changing temperatures and weather in Melbourne. Summer will generally bring drought-like conditions with higher temperatures and lower rain. It goes without saying that it is Read more…

Top-Dressing Your Lawn in the Warmer Months

Top-dressing: Once the weather warms up it’s a great time to level out your lawn if it has some uneven sections. We suggest applying our sandy Turf Loam soil, which will give your grass a chance to regenerate and thrive to the best of it’s ability. Method: Best to apply a light covering of soil evenly Read more…

Caring for your Instant Lawn

Save Water As the weather warms up it is important to do less frequent, deeper soakings to train your lawn’s root system of lawn to become more self sufficient and robust, particularly with the drought tolerant varieties. If there are water restrictions, it is best to use a wetting agent. This will help to improve the Read more…

*NEW* TifTuf Bermuda Instant Turf

A drought tolerant grass that is green all year This is your solution to laying instant turf during the Winter months It’s finally here – the new TifTuf Bermuda (couch) The latest and greatest Lawn Solutions Australia (“LSA”) product A shade tolerant, drought tolerant and self-repairing couch grass that maintains it’s green colour throughout Winter Read more…

A Green Lawn – ColourGuard

Do you want to sell your house in Winter but your lawn just isn’t green enough? Lawn paint may sound strange, but it is a fantastic way to have a lush green lawn all year. As part of our commitment to making Australia greener, we’ve found a little way to ‘cheat’. ColourGuard has been developed to Read more…

Varieties of Turf

Varieties of Turf Eureka Kikuyu Nullarbor Couch Sir Walter Buffalo RTF – Tall Fescue Drought Tolerant Drought Tolerant Drought Tolerant Not drought tolerant Soft leaf Kikuyu Hybrid fine leaf Couch Broad Leaf Buffalo Tall Fescue, Evergreen Needs 6 hours of sunlight to be at its best Needs 6 hours of sunlight to be at its best Read more…

Summer Turf Comparisons

We cut half of each turf sample to enable you to see growth patterns – this is after 8 days growth.   Sir Walter Buffalo  LSA DNA Certified   Legend Nullarbor Couch   Nullarbor Couch   Premium Eureka Kikuyu VG   Eureka Kikuyu

Turf Review – Summer Turf

Summer Turf Seasonal Information: Progressive turf photos – we trimmed half of each sample so that we had a comparison for you to view. Now that the weather is warming up, the turf is picking up really well and recovers quickly from a cut – as seen here from from day 1 to day 6 and Read more…

Turf Review – Spring Turf

Spring Turf Seasonal Information: Isn’t the year going by quickly? It’s time to venture back outside and enjoy your gardens and backyards. Now that the weather is starting to warm up the drought tolerant varieties will start to come out of their dormant phase and green up as you can see from our new turf Read more…

Instant Turf Review – Winter Turf

  All drought tolerant varieties of turf including buffalo, kikuyu & couch are now dormant due to the lower temperatures. They will lose a significant amount of colour (as seen in the above pictures) and there will be limited / no growth until weather warms up. This tall fescue can be laid at anytime of Read more…

Instant Turf – Autumn Update

As the months grow colder, the leaves change colour and now is the time to lay your turf before the cold and wet of Winter is upon us. Once the weather has cooled right down the drought tolerant varieties of turf (Buffalo, Couch & Kikuyu) will enter their dormant phase. Watering & Mowing: Now that Read more…

Instant Turf Weed Control

It’s that time of the year when weeds start to take off in our gardens. A simple solution we can offer is this easy to use Weed Control. Easy to Use: Attach to hose and apply as per instructions on bottle Treats: 200m2 and proudly endorsed by Sir Walter Eradicates: Bindii, Catsear, Clover, Creeping Oxalis, Read more…

Instant Turf – Summer Update

With Summer upon us it’s now time to prepare your back yard for those holiday and weekend BBQ’s. Summer is a great time to lay your turf. All of the drought tolerant varieties such as Sir Walter Buffalo, Nullarbor Couch and Eureka Kikuyu are now coming out of their dormant phase and ‘greening up’ nicely. If you Read more…

Instant Turf – Spring

Spring Turf Seasonal Information: Isn’t the year going by quickly? It’s time to venture back outside and enjoy your gardens and backyards. Now that the weather is starting to warm up the drought tolerant varieties will start to come out of their dormant phase and green up. Growth will be minimal until we get approx. Read more…