So, summer is about to an end and after long days of summers it is the best time to begin your preparations for the winter season. Right now, we are entering in the season of cosy autumn and majority of my readers are start with their lawn treatment. If you are one of those who are looking forward to the lawn treatment, then you are at the right place. In the season of autumn, the temperature of soil is somehow warm enough in order to stimulate the growth of grass. Following are some basic principles that you could easily follow in order to make sure that it keeps healthy and green for the specific cosy autumn season and ready to bounce in the season of spring. Take a look below and find the best tips on how to maintain your cosy garden in the autumn season.
Have you ever heard the word “hygge garden” before? If not, then let me tell you it is adopted by the Danish (language) word “hygge”. In this article you are going to find out the transformation tips in order to become the comfy and perfect sanctuary in order to spend your quality time with your family and friends throughout the cosy autumn season.
What does Hygge Means?
There is not an actual meaning for hygge in the English. It is usually defined as cosy but there is so much to it than that. Basically, Hygge is a feeling that someone have when they are spending a precious time in a comfy place with your loved ones. It is a best feeling, of relaxation and inner peace.
Scarifying means is when you rake your garden or lawn in order to reduce or lessen so many thatch layers. Here the question arise is what is thatch? Thatch is a bunch of debris like: old moss, dead grass. That could avoid fertiliser and water from getting via soil and roots. Here the question arise is when to scarify lawn rhs??? Autumn season is the best time in order to scarify as you could rake not that much deep as if you were supposed to do it in the season of spring when you will have to be more fragile because of the young growth of grass.
Find A Perfect Nook:
In order to begin you off, it is best in order to get the right part of your garden that you require to utilize in order to create a cosy space. You can use the decking area or a side of a patio, or in case if you are having an urban garden like roof terrace or balcony. It may be the entire space. Clear all things out and get it ready for the decoration. You can use even patio magic. If there is few paving that requires some love.
Bed Edges and Trim Back Lawn:
During the season of summer, it might be possible that your lawn edges are getting a little bit messy or overgrown, which creates this the best time of year in order to trim back your lawn edges. For the edges in the beds where the condition of soil is clearly trimmed but over horizontally the grass has a little bit overgrown, you can use scissors that is specifically for lawn in order to cut the grass.
From the bed do not forget to take up the cuttings. For the edges of lawn that are not perfectly straight utilize a plank of wood same as a giant ruler with a trim and spade together for a best straight edge. Keep this thing in your mind do not forget to gather the trimmings.
Furniture and Pots:
Autumn is the best time in order to grow new plants, a wooden sofa set, picnic bench and a best set of tables and chairs all these things are work best in order to encourage every single individual in order to sit and have some fun together. Few best plants that are drop dead gorgeous in the season of autumn it may include: lilyturf, michaelmas daisies, rudbeckias, white mini cyclamen, purple ornamental cabbages, and dahlias. Try to fill up the vacant spaces you could with flowers and foliage. It will literally help you out in order to celebrate the autumn season.
Roll Mismatched Areas and Flatten:
If you are having pets and kids and they are playing on the garden during summer season, or it is simple an area that no one is focusing their attention on it. Or in order words if we say that particular aera that has been rejected and uneven. Then you should do flattening it down in order to make sure you do not have dry spots and flooding when the season of winter comes.
Lawn looks good when there is a bit of lightening over there. There are some various ways you could do a little touch of lightening. Majority of people who really a huge fan of autumn string lights or fairy lights. You could easily utilize on the fences, on the walls of your lawn, the back side of the chair, and in between the trees on the straight string. You could also use candles and lanterns on your cosy garden.
Aerate Your Garden
One of the main things in the lawn is aeration. It is the foundation to have a well-established lawn. Essentially the procedure of aerating is spiking the garden in order to enable for huge quantity of nutrients, air and water in order to get the roots of grass. Aeration would also be helpful to your garden survive via more severe conditions like drought or water logging.
Get a Fire Going
Get a fire going and sometimes this is not easy for everyone but still there are numerous ways in order to initiate a fire or get another source of heat for your lawn. You could select from an old and traditional cheminiere in order to build in brick firepit, a small metal bowl for fire or a gas heater that you could sit in the middle of your lawn table. The easiest way is to go and visit to the local lawn centre and there you could easily find what you are searching. And that must be it, all you want to do right now is just light the fire, get the snakes ready, get some yummy marshmallows on the sticks, and invite some friends on your place. I bet you will definitely be able to enjoy the pleasant feeling of hygge and an amazing season of autumn in your cosy garden sitting area.
Fork the Compacted Areas
It happens mostly in the summer season that some areas of lawn get messy and in the autumn season it will be flattened and would require forking in order to disrupt up the soil and enhance the drainage when the season of rain begin. Make sure that you have to push the four forks to almost five-six inches into the deep ground in order to get the good drainage and aeration.
Smear Top Dressing
When your garden is aerated and smooth, now it is the perfect time to decorate your lawn such as do some top dressing. For this purpose, you can use different dressing tool which is available in the market. Top dressing enhances the structure of soil, and it improves strong development of roots. In other words, if we say that it helps to get a healthy garden then it is not wrong. With the back of the rake you can easily spread the dressing lawn smoothly on all over the grass, it works so good due to the holes which is made by spiking.