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Has lawn food killed my lawn

Posted: Today at 10:56
Stephen 7 wrote (see)

Was the 'spread' even?

Too much in one spot can kill the grass so its best to use a 'shaker' and try to make sure you dont go over same area twice.

This was soluble so used a watering can.

 

Has lawn food killed my lawn

Posted: Today at 10:28

Yes it does contain moss killer but I did not have any moss on my lawn, just wanted to green it up. Why would the healthy grass turn black?

Has lawn food killed my lawn

Posted: Today at 09:45

I had some areas on my lawn that were slightly yellowing so I watered them with Evergreen complete soluble feed, they have now turned black. Is this normal? and what can I do to retrieve it.

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the best

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 17:56

Yes JM does contain peat.

the best

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 15:38

All these grown this year with Jacks Magic

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http://s4.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/54419.jpg?width=277&height=350&mode=max

 

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the best

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 15:30

Cant beat Jacks Magic at Homebase,the best compost I have ever bought.Have to agree about Verve, the worst I have ever bought.

Dealing with Fuschia Rust

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 15:13

I think you are fighting a losing battle, I would strip it of all the leaves and cut it back by about a third. This will encourage new growth but it will be to late for it to flower this year, put it in a shady spot and when you see new growth start to give it a weak feed .

fuchsias slow to flower

Posted: 31/07/2014 at 14:54

I would cut each branch back to a strong node to encourage new growth, also dont put them in full sun,grow them on in light sun or partial shade.Feed them with a fertiliser with fairly high nitrogen content ie Miracle grow to encourage the new growth.Hope this helps.

Dare I say.

Posted: 30/07/2014 at 17:34

Blimey Mikes made more comebacks than Frank Sinatra.

night scented stocks

Posted: 27/07/2014 at 12:08

I find they smell most after dark.

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