Mill Farm, Mill Lane, Laughton,
Lewes, East Sussex, BN8 6AJ
Telephone: (01323) 811241
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We can also
help with laying your
turf and land-
Ground preparation is vital to the future of your new lawn. Unprepared or poorly-
Turf is a Living Material
Our turf is a cultivated turf that has been grown to high standards. We make every effort to deliver your turf within 24 hours of cutting it. The sooner the turf is laid the better its chance of rapid establishment.
Recommended laying times are as follows:
TIP: These times are a guide and are very dependent on the weather. It is best to lay the turf as soon as it is delivered. Always have the ground prepared before ordering your delivery.
Laying the Turf
Establishing the Turf
It is really important to water your turf immediately it is laid. During dry conditions water areas that have been laid as soon as possible whilst your project is being completed.
Without adequate water the new root system cannot establish itself quickly by rooting down into its new environment. In the hot, dry weather especially, the newly-
The transplanted turf should be established in its new environment within two to three weeks during mild growing weather, and from four to eight weeks in colder conditions.
Turf will need mowing regularly. Aim to keep it between 15-
lawn is establishing itself. Do not ‘scalp’ your newly laid turf -
infestations and may severely stress the grass in dry conditions.