During cool and moist weather, moss can establish in shaded areas around the garden, including in lawns.

Moss growing in lawns can start to compete with the grass and adversely affect the look and health of the lawn.

Yates Weed n Feed Mosskiller Fertiliser is a concentrated blend of iron and nitrogen - applied over mossy patches in lawns it quickly burns and kills off the moss. After 2 weeks, the dead moss can be raked away.

The rich nitrogen boost in Yates Weed n Feed Mosskiller Fertiliser will also help feed the lawn and encourage growth. A strong, healthy lawn is better able to resist moss infestations.

For a liquid alternative for a garden sprayer, use Yates Surrender Moss Killer Concentrate.  It's safe to use on your lawns and most hard surfaces, so it's very versatile. This is the one to go for if you have moss or algae on paths, pavers, bricks or the driveway. You can even use it on timber decking to clean up slippery algae!

To reduce the chances of moss returning, aerate the lawn area with a garden fork.

It also helps to reduce shading over the lawn by trimming overhanging trees and shrubs.

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