Spring is a great time to Scarify your lawn to remove the thatch layer and encourage new grass growth.
Garden Box has 7 scarifiers to hire – visit https://www.gardenbox.co.nz/hire-services to review options and make a booking.
Suggested preparation for Scarifier:
- Mow the lawn 2-3 days prior
- Mark out any irrigation heads.
- Scarifier at least twice in different directions
- Collect up the thatch (rake or mow)
- Spread topdressing mix or turf sand
- Add seed & starter fertiliser if required
- Water in