All about your lawn

All about lawn

A lawn is much more than merely grass and even amateur gardeners can derive long-term pleasure from their lawn by simply following a few important rules and tips:

Perfect refresher for a rich, green lawn.

Perfect refresher for a rich, green lawn.

Gentle scarifying and combing promote strong growth, making your lawn denser and more hard wearing.

The first cut of spring for your lawn

The first cut of spring for your lawn

Once the lawn is growing, it should also be mown.

The last lawn cut this year

The last lawn cut this year

Gardening enthusiasts should take a flexible approach to the timing of the last lawn cut of the year. As a rule of (green) thumb, the right time is mid- to late October, depending on the temperature and weather conditions.

Lawn hibernation

Lawn hibernation

What happens when the ground freezes and what is the best way to deal with a covering of snow? VIKING Gardening Time explains.

Seasonal tips for your lawn care

Seasonal tips for your lawn care

A lawn can take a lot of pounding, but we still want it to look good. So how we care for it? See our seasonal hints and tips for lawn care throughout the year.

Sowing your lawn

Sowing your lawn

The foundation of a perfect lawn is the accurate establishment.

Tips before the start of the season: Service check for your lawn mower

Tips before the start of the season: Service check for your lawn mower

Before starting the new mowing season, it is advisable that you turn your attention to your lawn mower and get it in shape for its new gardening tasks.

Scarifying - Wellness for your lawn

Scarifying - Wellness for your lawn

Scarifying ensures improved aeration of the soil, with lawn thatch and weeds being removed.

Mulch mowing - Good for the environment

Mulch mowing - Good for the environment

Regular mulching makes the lawn more dense and greener and mulching replaces fertilising.

Correct watering

Correct watering

Grass contains of 80 % water, therefore correct watering is the first step towards a lush green - especially during the Summer.

Summertime is care time

Summertime is care time

Lawn mowing in summer: Healthy lawns depend on the right mix and good timing.

Correct fertilising - Food for your lawn

Correct fertilising - Food for your lawn

All about the topic fertilising ...

Measurement of cutting height

Measurement of cutting height

To measure the ideal cutting height of your lawn mower, you can apply an easy trick.
Lawn problems

Lawn problems

Is your lawn causing you problems? Then look no further for solutions to weeds and moss, discolouration and fungi!   

Fungal diseases

Fungal diseases

Where the most fungal diseases come from and what you can do about it.

Sucking up autumn leaves with a lawn mower

Sucking up autumn leaves with a lawn mower

As long as the grass is still growing it can also be mown and the leaves sucked up at the same time.
Lawn care in autumn

Lawn care in autumn

The entire summer your lawn had to withstand heavy wear and tear. So now is the time to do something beneficial and repair the ravages of the summer.

Your lawn in winter

Your lawn in winter

Now is the time that constant care of the lawn in spring and summer pays off, because a well-tended lawn is well-prepared for the stresses of winter.

Winter check for your gardening tools

Winter check for your gardening tools

There are one or two points to bear in mind when storing your lawn mower over the cold months so that it will get off to a good start again in the spring.