Lawn Problems

Armyworms

Armyworms create all sorts of problems for the unsuspecting home owner.   Most people are unaware that [Armyworms] strike when least expected. The only evidence of an armyworm attack is the damage they cause after foraging on the lawn.   The biggest problem with an armyworm attack is not so much the damage but the timing. Armyworm can attack from Summer through to Autumn and up to ... [Continue Reading]

Army Worm

Army Worm is the singular of Army Worms, gee I'm clever.   But seriously, if you spot one [Army Worm] then it's a good chance that there are a lot of these army worms hidden under the grass (in the thatch). Normally, the [Army Worms] come out at night to forage on the leaves of the grass or the lawn, and in the daytime they usually hide in the thatch of the grass.   Besides getting ... [Continue Reading]

Army Grubs

Army Grubs, aka Army Worms, are known by their botanical name as Spodoptera mauritia.   As you can see in the photo, the army worms (hatch from the eggs of moths) and their food source is the grass. These caterpillars forage on the lawn overnight and hide during the daytime.   Two (2) things need to be done urgently when you see the lawn has been damaged. They are: 1. Treat the lawn ... [Continue Reading]

Army Grub Control

Army Grub, also known as Army Worm, can have a devastating impact on your lawn overnight.   As soon as you see they have damaged your lawn you need to act quickly doing the following two (2) things: Firstly, apply a safe and effective insect control product to all lawn areas. With the right product you will get a complete kill on the army worms overnight. These insect control products ... [Continue Reading]

Army Grub

You know you have a problem with Army Grub, or better known as Army Worm, when your lawn looks like it has come off second best with a lawn mower.   Army Worm is also known by its  technical or botanical name Spodoptera mauritia.   The adult of the Army Worm is a moth which lays its eggs which later hatch into the larvae, or caterpillar, in this case. Army Grub (or Army Worm) damage ... [Continue Reading]

Sir Walter Weed Control and How To Care for your Sir Walter Buffalo Lawn – Lawn Green Lawn Care

Sir Walter Weed Control can be carried out effectively if the Lawn Carer understands some basics of Lawn Turf Grasses and available Lawn Care products. Sir Walter, Australia’s most popular and best selling Buffalo Turf grass, is highly regarded as a recreational (warm season) turf grass not just for its aesthetic good looks but also for its high tolerance of herbicides registered for the control ... [Continue Reading]

Weed Killers for Lawns – Lawn Green Lawn Care

Weed Killers for Lawns - we have talked about this at Lawn Herbicides and Selective Herbicides for Lawns.  If You want more information about Caring for Your Lawn, please register for our Free Report on "The 5 Secrets To A Great Looking Lawn" - or call the Lawn Expert on 1300 55 74 72 now for a FREE QUOTE to be on Your way to a Lush, Beautiful and Greener Weed free lawn. ... [Continue Reading]

Lawn Pests including Weeds, Fungal Disease and Insects – Lawn Green Lawn Care

Lawn Pests is the broad name given that covers all sorts of weeds, fungal diseases and insects that cause grief to lawn turf grasses. Weeds in lawns (and gardens for that matter) include all plants that are considered undesirable to the lawn or garden area. Basically a weed is considered to be an unwanted plant (and nuisance) that finds its way in to any environment including lawns, gardens, ... [Continue Reading]

Weeding Lawn – Lawn Green Lawn Care

Weeding Lawns is the bane of most homeowners and lawn lovers. Weeding Lawn and Garden Weeding can be carried out in one of 3 main ways of weed control. These 3 different methods of weed control include: Physical or mechanical control of weeds Chemical control of weeds Cultural methods of the control of weeds The physical or mechanical control of weeds in lawns includes the ... [Continue Reading]

How To Kill Wintergrass in Lawns – Lawn Green Lawn Care

How To Kill Wintergrass in Lawns - for more information on this topic please go to Killing Wintergrass and Winter Grass Control where we have already written about Wintergrass Control in Lawns.  If You want more information about Caring for Your Lawn, please register for our Free Report on "The 5 Secrets To A Great Looking Lawn" - or call the Lawn Expert on 1300 55 74 72 now for a FREE QUOTE to ... [Continue Reading]