Why use lawn dressing?
Lawn dressing is sterilised fine bark or a mixture of washed sand and fine compost, and is used to top dress a yard following the scarifying process of certain types of lawns in spring. It is mainly used to:
41introduce organic material back into the soil after aeration,
42invigorate new expansion,
43improve the soil’s structure (especially if It’s very compacted),
44provide a foundation for future microbial action,
45level jagged lawns.
Lawn grooming may also be used throughout summer for the above reasons and is available in bags. When utilizing lawn dressing, remember that the tips of the yard should still be visible. A 30dm3 bag of lawn dressing covers about 3m2 of yard.
Lawn grooming shouldn’t be used on buffalo grass, LM grass or even the cool-season grasses. If any levelling is required for all these lawn kinds, the bud ought to be lifted carefully to degree to dirt under and then lightly replaced.