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5 tips for a perfect lawn3/5/2015 12:00:00 AM
"The grass is always greener on the other side"? Not anymore, if you followour 5 tips toget aperfect lawn. We have compiled a tips list tomake sure your gardenisa realpride! By following these simple steps you will see that with the arrival of summer, you can enjoy magnificent lawn.
1.Cut the grass regularly
In order to thicken the grass, it’s very important to makeas mooth cut. The lawn should be mowed little and often,rather than all atone time, trying to change cutting direction and scheme. In this way the grass will bepushedin different directions. In drought periods you can keep the grassa little higher, sothat it can resist longer.
The use of professional tools, such as those offered by Blue Bird withit swide range of Taurus lawn mowers, willhelp you toget aperfect lawn.
2.Fertilizeevery 4/5 weeks
Grass cutting removes nutriment from the lawn, so you fertilizee very four/five weeks from the startof the spring season. Fora continu ous and luxuriant growth, nitrogen, potassium and phosphorus cannot be missing. Specific lawn fertilizing mixtures are available in the market and the quantity of fertilizer to be use disindicatedin detailon the packaging. Moreover, if you mow your lawn frequently, certainly the mulching functionof your Blue Bird mower will be of great help! With this function, the cut grassis finely choppe dandlefton the ground, fertilizing your lawn naturally andsaving you the trouble emptying the grass catcher! The modelsTAURUS51 TWC and TAURUS 46 TWC are some of the Blue Bird mowers equipped with this feature.
3. Irrigation is essential
Keeping your lawn healthy and green in all seasons is possible thanks to a steady and adequate irrigation. The frequency varies according to temperature and humidity. Remember that the lawn needs to be watered when the older leaf blades begin to curl or fade, or when the lawn takes on a blue-gray color. A newly planted lawn will need irrigation once a day so that the seeds can germinate and thus form a good root system.
4.Keepunder control weeds growingin the grass
To preventthe regrowth of weeds iti s important toweed out as much rootas possible. Neverthe less, if your lawn is still under invasion, you may consider the use of her bicides.
5.Have roots breathings
To grow well, the grass roots need air It coul happen that the soil is not sandy enough and that the roots do not have enough air, which makes grow the difficult. You can make holes in the lawn using a simple pitch for kand fill them with coarse sand. In this way, water can flowin depth, providing oxygen to the roots.