We might adore the long, hot summers but one thing around the house generally isn’t so keen - our lawns! Perfectly green, pristine grass lawns are something a lot of gardeners aspire to. After all, there’s nothing like the look of a beautiful expanse of turf to be a cool oasis, an escape from a busy world, and the ideal summer backdrop to all those garden parties and barbecues we have planned for the season.
Over time, however, hot and dry weather can cause parched, yellowed and thinning grass that looks less than impressive. Believe it or not, grass can actually get stressed by hot weather, leaving you with a lawn that is more patchy than palatial. So how can you best preserve your lawn during a heatwave?