Fertiliser Advice

You’ll never have a good lawn without a little fertiliser. In this topic we explain what makes the best lawn fertiliser, why feeding the lawn is so important and also look at spreaders and fertiliser options so that you can make your lawn green and healthy.

why feed a lawn
Why Feed a Lawn?
Mowing and using the lawn wears it out so using a quality grass fertilizer is essential lawn maintenance for a good looking green lawn
what is lawn fertiliser
What is Lawn Fertiliser
Lawn fertiliser products contain chemical elements required by the grass. Knowing which ones are important can mean better lawns, easier lawn care and lower costs
soil ph and fertiliser
Soil, pH and Fertiliser
Your lawn fertilizer is only one of many factors helping to feed your grass and produce a healthy lawn. Water, pH, air and soil are just as important
slow release lawn fertiliser
Slow Release Lawn Fertiliser
Using coated, soluble and slow release lawn fertiliser products can make the grass greener and lawn care maintenance and treatments a lot easier
rotary drop fertiliser and seed spreader
Rotary & Drop Fertiliser Spreaders
Lawn feed and garden spreaders can be tricky to use so get the best spreader for your grass whether it's for fertiliser or grass seed
organic lawn fertilisers
Organic Lawn Fertilisers
Organic feed for grass may not be ideal but sensible use of seaweed, green waste and chicken poo can produce excellent lawn fertiliser blends
no scorch fertiliser
No Scorch Fertiliser
Feeding your grass with fertiliser shouldn't be a gamble on rain and weather. At Lawnsmith we've prepared lawn feed that is safer and easier to apply
lawn fertiliser labels
Lawn Fertiliser Labels: NPK
The label on your bag of lawn feed tells you how much nitrogen, potassium and phosphate is in the fertiliser. This is how it works...
iron sulphate for a green lawn
Iron Sulphate for a Green Lawn
Also known as iron sulfate, soluble iron or sulphate of iron. Containing iron vitamin it gives a wonderful green up without extra mowing. It also kills moss!
granular v liquid
Granular vs Liquid Grass Fertilisers
Dry or granular fertiliser products are easy to apply to the grass. Using liquid lawn fertiliser as a supplement is the snack between feeds for the lawn care enthusiast
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