Brown Patches

Brown Patches

Remedies for brown patches:

  • If practicable, regularly water your lawn
  • Eradicate lawn diseases
  • Deter lawn pests
  • Have annual core aeration and machine scarification
  • If practical, have a designated area for your dog to urinate
  • Cut the lawn using the highest setting on your lawnmower

Brown patches on a lawn can occur for a number of different reasons:

Brown Patches
  • Weather conditions
  • Fusarium disease
  • Red-thread
  • Dry Patch disease
  • Leather jackets
  • Chafer grubs
  • Compaction
  • Bitch urine
  • What the lawn was laid on and the turf quality
  • Leaving something on the lawn for a prolonged period of time
  • Cutting the lawn too short

How LawnHopper® can help:

LawnHopper® offers disease and pest control treatments as well as our regular treatment programme including Core Aeration and Machine Scarification. We also offer a water conservation treatment that aids drought relief. Our fully qualified staff are always at hand to offer any help and advice about your lawn that you may require.