EverGreen® Mosskil with Lawn Food
Is a combined granular lawn treatment, that can be used on your lawn to help combat moss and also nourish it with feed at the same time.
When & Where to Use
Can be used on lawns anytime between April - September, maximum of 2 applications per year, with a 3 month interval between treatments.
Apply when the weather is fair, the soil is moist, the grass is dry and frost free.
Any bare patches after application, can be reseeded 8 weeks later.
How to Use
EverGreen® Mosskil with Lawn Food needs to be applied at a maximum individual dose of 35g per square meter (1oz per square yard).
To achieve the correct application rate, it's best to mark out the lawn into areas of 1 square meter (1m x 1m), and apply the 35g evenly.
Make sure the lawn is marked out in runs, and that the walking pace is at a rate of 1 meter per 1 second.
For use with Scotts EvenGreen Drop Spreader - spreader setting is 6
For use with Scotts EasyGreen Rotary Spreader - spreader setting is 27
When will I See Results
Results are quick, after 7 days the lawn will look richer in colour and the moss will start to blacken (any blackening of the grass is temporary)
After 2 weeks, the lawn will need to be vigorously scarified (raked), to remove the dead moss, the grass will then re-establish.
What About Children & Pets
Children and pets should be kept out of the area during application, once the area has been watered and is 100% dry, then re-entry should be allowed.
- EverGreen® Mosskil with Lawn Food should not be used on lawns younger than 6 months old
- Do not apply durying prolonged dry periods (drought), frosty weather, or if heavy rain is imminent
Trees & Bulbs
EverGreen® Mosskil with Lawn Food can be used around trees in the lawn, but avoid contact with foilage.
Can be applied whre bulbs are are growing in the lawn, provided it is applied when there is no bulb foilage above ground level.
Avoid mowing the lawn 2/3 days befoe or after application
If there is no rain fall within 2 days after application, water the lawn thoroughly so that the lawn food starts to work.
Disposal of Lawn Clippings
The first 4 lawn clippings after application should be thoroughly composted for 6 months, before they can be applied as a mulch.
Do not walk on the lawn after application until it has been watered in (rain, hose etc.), as iron sulphate can cause stubborn brown stains on clothing, paving slaps, decking etc. Any spillages should be immediatley cleaned up and disposed of safely.
Storage & Disposal
- Keep out of reach from children
- Keep away from food, drink and animal feed stuffs
- Keep product in original packaging, tightly closed, in a safe place
- Dispose of contents/container in the dustbin, except for empty containers, which can be disposed of by recycling