Winter Maintenance Tips
Autumn is the most important fertilising time of the year. Easter is the ideal time to do this as the weather is starting to cool down and your lawn may be starting to lack nutrients after summer.
A pre-winter application provides your lawn with the nutrients it needs to help it through the colder months and will improve the aesthetics. Autumn is the perfect time to lay the foundations for a beautiful lawn all through winter!
During winter, mowing can be decreased to roughly once every 4 weeks , but you may not even have to mow until spring.
Since the rain will be helping you out, watering can be dropped back to be only as necessary. As with all warm season lawns, Sir Walter will lose some of its colour over winter, especially in heavy frost areas, but this is quite normal and nothing to worry about.
Come spring, a sprinkle of fertiliser and a few mows will soon help it bounce back beautiful and lush.
If you have any concerns, please email through pictures and our friendly staff will be happy to give you advice to ensure your Sir Walter lawn performs its best.