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Thursday 30 June 2016

Lawn Care: Questions & Answers

Q How do I know how long to leave the sprinkler running on the lawn without wasting water?

A Here’s a tip from the Royal Horticultural Society: for a green lawn use the sprinkler once a week. Put a clean open jam jar on the lawn and leave the sprinkler running until there is 13mm (0.5 inches) of water collected in the jar.

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