Lawn Care Tips
Perth Western Australia
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Recent Lawn Care Tips

Q I just brought a new house in the new northern suburb of Banksia Grove, I want to put a new lawn down for the kids in the backyard, but I have no idea where to start looking to choose a new lawn type. What's the best lawn type for WA conditions? Read more...
Q I'm researching the different lawn varieties and seem to be leaning toward Couch for my new lawn. Is Couch a good lawn type, and what are the disadvantage i should be aware of? Read more...
Q How much fertiliser should I put down on my lawn? Is it a good idea to put down some extra to get the grass growing and greening up faster? Read more...
Q I want to buy some Kikuyu to establish my new lawn with, but all I can find is Male Sterile Kikuyu. Can you tell me what it is, is it the same as normal Kikuyu. Read more...
Q How much fertiliser should I be putting on my lawn each year? Read more...
Q I've been considering switching over to using a slow release lawn fertiliser, mainly so I don't need to worry about fertilising as often. Are there any benefits to using a slow release fertiliser over traditional lawn fertilisers? Read more...
Q I'm trying to get a new Buffalo grass lawn up and running while spending the least amount of money. I'm told you can't buy Buffalo grass seed, should I plant with Buffalo runners instead? Read more...
Q My lawn is completely filled with weeds, I don't know where to start to get rid of them. I really don't have a green thumb at all, but I want these gone so I can start to have a nice lawn again. What should I do? Read more...

Our Favourite Lawn Products

Empire is simply the most suitable, most easy care, lowest maintenance premium lawn turf which should be the first choice option when considering a new lawn for WA homes.

Palmetto is the proven highest quality, premium, soft leaf buffalo being sold in Australia today, low maintenance means less mowing, less seeding, and beautiful dark green colour.

Sapphire is the proven best shade tolerant premium soft buffalo in Australia, with low maintenance, low seeding, and a beautiful fine leaf and slight blue hue, the Aussie bred Sapphire is a big hit in Australia and the USA

Baileys WA made fertilisers are the only fertilisers we recommend to our clients. Baileys fertilisers are of the highest quality for WA lawn conditions, and we recommend the use of Baileys 3.1.1. for fertilising lawns in the warmer growing season, and Baileys 4.1.1. for pre-winter and winter fertilising.

The Lawn Guide

Lawn Care
For more lawn care advice, we recommend The Lawn Guide, Australia's original and favourite source of independent lawn care advice, without the big grass company bias

Buffalo Lawn Care

Buffalo Lawn Care
Quality Australian site dedicated to sharing buffalo grass lawn care tips, including Australia's Ultimate Buffalo Grass Review

Lawn Club

Lawn Care Business
Lawn Club is a new Australian lawn and garden contractors business site and forum