Lawn Care and Garden Advice

Perfect Your Lawn This Autumn

Perfect Your Lawn This Autumn

3rd November 2022
Did you know that looking after your soil is a huge part of having a healthy lawn and garden? If you would like to keep your lawn looking fantastic throughout the year, then you may need to purify your soil.Autumn is the perfect time to look after your lawn, especially…

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Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – November

Your Turf Calendar from Sherborne Turf – November

1st November 2022
With the clocks going back it is clear that winter is not far off. This time of year usually means longer nights and colder mornings and the key tasks for autumn lawn renovation and maintenance should have already been done. (This year, however, the weather has resisted freezing just yet and…

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Are You Ready For Fantastic Discounts?

Are You Ready For Fantastic Discounts?

27th October 2022
Are you in the Gardening, Landscaping or Related Trade?If you haven't taken advantage of this already, why not set up a trade account with us and qualify for great discounts on your purchases.How will it help?A trade account with Sherborne Turf rewards our customers' loyalty. The more you spend, the more…

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Should You "Leaf" It Alone?

Should You "Leaf" It Alone?

25th October 2022
Here at Sherborne Turf, we like to keep our ear to the ground (albeit the slightly muddy, leaf-covered ground at the moment) and there is a lot of discussion about leaf clearance at this time of year with many left wondering: to rake or not to rake?There have been many…

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Post Drought Lawn Care

Post Drought Lawn Care

23rd August 2022
As the weather cools and the rain begins to return, gardeners country wide are breathing a collective sigh of relief. Here at Sherborne Turf, we’ve had a lot of people asking how to help their lawns after the recent dry spell.The key at this point in time is, surprisingly, not…

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How to Stop Slugs and Snails: Keep Your Plants Safe and Wildlife Happy

How to Stop Slugs and Snails: Keep Your Plants Safe and Wildlife Happy

2nd August 2022
Slugs or snails eating your favourite plants? If, like us, you want to remove the pests from your veg without causing any harm to wildlife, the options can seem limited – save spending your evenings hunting down those slimy pests and physically moving them away (which we’ve done).At Sherborne Turf…

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9 Top Tips to Save Money in your Garden in Hot Weather

9 Top Tips to Save Money in your Garden in Hot Weather

14th July 2022
As the summer ramps up and we find ourselves in the middle of a heatwave, keeping your garden well-watered can be a concern when also faced with rising costs in all areas of our lives. But it is possible to save money and keep your garden looking good.Don’t lay turf.…

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Annual Lawn Care Plan

Annual Lawn Care Plan

12th July 2022
Lawncare Advice & Annual Plan of Action;Mow the lawn at least every 5 days in the growing period using the 1/3rd of grass rule.Remove grass clippings unless using a mulching attachment on mower.To aid the appearance of the lawn scarify & rake to minimise horizontal growth.Use a selective herbicide (Weedol-kills…

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Weed Grasses in your Lawn

Weed Grasses in your Lawn

12th July 2022
What are Weed Grasses?Weed (or course) grasses are types of grass that appear in your lawn that are a different colour and texture to the rest. In some cases, these can be an unattractive, and unwanted addition that makes your lawn appear patchy.What are the Causes?There are several possible causes…

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Your Lawn and Garden in July

Your Lawn and Garden in July

1st July 2022
Lawn care in JulyJuly is often one of the warmer months of the year and, as such, will mean your garden and your lawn will be growing quickly. With this in mind, if you would like a well-maintained sward of green grass, it is important to continue to cut your…

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