London Turf Blog

  1. Chelsea and Hampton Court Flower Show 2017

    Chelsea and Hampton Court Flower Show 2017
    The Chelsea and Hampton Court Flower Shows are always a huge highlight on the horticulture calendar, with designers and organisations from all over the world flocking to the capital to display their carefully crafted show gardens in the hope of taking home one of those prestigious medals. Throughout the year, garden designers have been hard at work planning their displays, now’s the time has finally come to bring these masterpieces to life. Continue reading →
  2. Spring Lawn Maintenance

    Spring Lawn Maintenance
    The days are getting longer, the daffodils are sprouting and it’s finally starting to feel like spring is in the air. After a long winter of difficult conditions, your lawn is bound to need a little maintenance, so it’s time to dust off your gardening gloves and get back outside. Continue reading →
  3. Using Turf for Garden Design

    Using Turf for Garden Design
    When you think of turf, you may simply think about laying a lawn. A green, relatively low maintenance patch of garden that can be used for playing sports, or sitting out on when the weather is fine. However, there are lots of alternative uses for turf that can make a real impact on the appearance and function of your home and garden. Here are just a few: Continue reading →
  4. When is the best time to spread compost in your garden?

    When is the best time to spread compost in your garden?
    Compost can be utilised to give your lawns, potted plants and flower beds a bit of a kickstart when your garden is beginning to look lacklustre, and there are many advantages to using compost to naturally achieve a great-looking garden. Continue reading →
  5. Aeration for a Healthy Lawn - Infographic

    Aeration ensures that your lawn gets good air, sunlight and other nutrition's. This infographic explains how important aeration is for your lawn. Continue reading →
  6. 7 Must Have Tools For Your Lawn

    A lush green lawn not only makes the owner proud but also adds to the value of a home. This infographic shows 7 essential tools that one must have to ensure one’s lawn always remain green and healthy. Continue reading →
  7. Turf laying in spring/summer: things to consider

    Turf laying in spring/summer: things to consider
    As temperatures begin to increase, prime turf laying season in the UK is now upon us. Of course, it can be tempting to rush into proceedings in order to get your garden ready for the summer, but before getting too hasty there are a number of things to consider, which we’ll take a look at below: Continue reading →
  8. Get your Garden Ready for Spring

    Get your Garden Ready for Spring
    Spring is the time to enjoy a great evening sitting in your yard with your loved ones. Know how to prepare your yard for spring and ensure that it looks best throughout the season. Continue reading →
  9. Best time to mow your lawn

    Best time to mow your lawn
    A perfectly mowed green lawn not only looks great but can also make your neighbours jealous. But do you know your lawn needs to be mowed at specific times? Here we’ve explained the best time to mow your lawn. Continue reading →
  10. Which is the right topsoil for you?

    Which is the right topsoil for you?
    In an ideal world we would all have the time and garden space to create our own nourishing and friable topsoil, but for many gardeners, in particular, the city gardener, this is not possible. The good news, however, is that quality, bagged topsoil can be purchased from London Lawn Turf Topsoils in a range of different types which correspond exactly to your garden needs. Here, we'll help you to decide which is the right topsoil for you. Continue reading →