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Lawn Care
Lawn Care: October - December

Advice offered by http://www.grassclippings.co.uk in the Aug/Sept 2011 (issue 333) edition of the Croquet Gazette.

OPERATION

OCTOBER

NOVEMBER

DECEMBER

Aerate

Solid Tine - two passes

None - Keep Traffic on Lawn Minimal

Solid Tine if ground conditions permit

Disease Watch

Red Thread & Fusarium

Fusarium

Fusarium

Fertilising

None

Slow Release MU - Autumn & Winter

Spoon Feed Sulphate of Iron

Moss Control

Spoon Feed Sulphate of Iron

Spoon Feed Sulphate of Iron

Spoon Feed Sulphate of Iron

Mowing

Rotary -10 to 12 mm when mild & growth

Rotary -10 to 12 mm when mild & growth

Rotary -10 to 12 mm when mild & growth

Pest Watch

Leatherjackets & Chafers & Worm Casts

Worm Casts

Worm Casts if not done

Renovate

Yes - Renovation Programme

None

None

Scarify

Thatch Removal Reel - Two Passes

None

None

Seed

Mechanical Over Seed - All Areas

None

None

Selective Weed Control

None

None

None

Top Dressing

Yes - as part of Renovation Programme

None

None

Verti Cutting

Yes - as part of Renovation Programme

None

None

Watering

Reduce but promote Seed establishment

None

None

Wetting Agent

None

None

None

Additional Functions

Remove Dew each morning with Dew Switch or Drag Brush. Keep Autumn Leaves Off!

Remove Dew each morning with Dew Switch or Drag Brush. Keep Autumn Leaves Off!

Remove Dew each morning with Dew Switch or Drag Brush. Apply fungicide before Christmas Holiday

 

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