problem grass

fiona finnegan asked 13 years ago

Hi Gerry, I put a feed and weed killer on my lawn 6 weeks ago, the lawn looked healthy and 2 weeks ago i put an inch of multi purpose compost on the grass to feed it as we have bad soli underneath. i have noticed that the grass around the edge of the garden has died off and i dont know why. can you help fiona

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
It may have simply dried out more at the edges, especially where it meets paths or paving and even flower beds where a cut edge can dry out more than the rest of the lawn.

If the soil is poor, the compost keep the central area going while the edges are more prone to drying out. It will recover.