LM grass and other interesting info about this grass type

LM grass and other interesting info about this grass type

LM Grass  This grass is indigenous to South Africa. It has a reputation for the highest shade tolerance out of all the species of grass. It is a medium coarse textured creeping grass and is a lighter shade of green than most lawns. It is well suited for diverse...

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Is your garden summer ready?

Is your garden summer ready?

Is your garden summer-ready? Let us help you get your garden into tip-top shape. Purchase your compost, lawn dressing, LM, or Kikuyu grass and create the beautiful garden you have always dreamed of. Click HERE to request a price list or HERE to get a quote or place...

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LM grass for sale

LM grass for sale

We have beautiful green LM grass for sale, available in limited quantities at R57.00 per sqm. Get your free quote or place your order HERE. Not sure how much grass to buy for the area you need - Click HERE for guidance. Enjoy spring!  

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Braai day – Lets braai!

Braai day – Lets braai!

With South Africa's favourite #BraaiDay around the corner make sure to keep your fire burning with braai wood from Grass Factory! Sekelbos or Bushveld Mix only R25.00 per bag. Order your braai wood HERE.Free delivery within 15km from any of the Grass Factory stores is...

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Compost

Compost

Grass Factory - Compost Grass Factory & Eco Organics manufacture pure organic compost and can supply to the public through our stores in Pretoria and Johannesburg, alternatively in bulk to landscapers, garden services, estates, complexes, schools, or golf courses....

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Evergreen Grass for your garden

Evergreen Grass for your garden

If you would like a lawn that stays green throughout the year, Evergreen Gold is the grass to plant in your garden. Evergreen suits a wide range of soil types, making it very versatile. The grass is a mixture of summer and winter growing grasses, it will maintain a...

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International Day of Forests – 21 March 2021

International Day of Forests – 21 March 2021

Did you know that we are celebrating International Day of Forests coming up on 21 March 2021? The United Nations General Assembly proclaimed 21 March the International Day of Forests (IDF) in 2012. The Day celebrates and raises awareness of the importance of all types...

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Calculating an area in square metres

Calculating an area in square metres

MeasuringChoose a metre stick or metric tape measure. Select a metre stick ruler or tape measure with metres (m) or centimetres (cm) printed on it. These tools will make it easier to calculate square metres since they were designed in the same system of measurement....

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Organic Soils – Uses & benefits

Organic Soils – Uses & benefits

At Grass Factory we manufacture our own organic soil products. There’s nothing better on the market! The different soils all have a different purpose, depending on your requirements. COMPOSTOur compost is very high in feeding value, and microbial activity. It contains...

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Four grass types and their uses

Four grass types and their uses

ABOUT KIKUYU Kikuyu was imported to South Africa in the 1950s from Kenya and is used to grow sports fields, because of its fast-growing tempo. Kikuyu grass became very popular across South Africa, professionally and domestically. Until today, Kikuyu (named after a...

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Compost and why it’s important

Compost and why it’s important

The importance of composting (the process of transforming organic matter that's ready for disposal into something beneficial) has become more recognized over the years because it's environmentally friendly, providing a safe way to produce healthy, flourishing gardens,...

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Establishing a new lawn can be a daunting task

Establishing a new lawn can be a daunting task

You will find yourself pondering on the following questions: Can I plant directly onto existing grass? Do I need to loosen the soil? Do I need to prepare the ground with anything? Do I need to water before or after? How much do I water after planting? Do I put...

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Firewood available at Grass Factory

Firewood available at Grass Factory

Both our Grass Factory branches stock firewood! During the holidays our wonderful weather allows us to take advantage of the holiday season. Celebrate in true South African style around the braai, close to family and friends! We select only the best quality,...

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Grass Planting 101

Grass Planting 101

Keeping a lawn looking respectable is a challenge. Hostile climates, years of use, pets, irregular rainfall, invasions of lawn pests and weeds - or simply neglect - have left many gardens looking ragged. If your lawn suffers from acute soil compaction, constant weed...

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How to take care of your newly purchased grass and soil

How to take care of your newly purchased grass and soil

We are happy to share our many years of "aftercare" experience on how to take care of your newly planted Kikuyu, LM or other grass variants as well as what to do with the compost and lawn dressing. Feel free to contact us should you need more information or...

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