Rather than being a competitive plant or organism, thatch is the build-up of dead and decaying organic matter, roots and steams. Thatch is a breeding ground for disease and will limit the passage of water through the soil and down to the roots where it is needed.
Thatch Removal Products
Removing Thatch From a Lawn
Thatch is typically removed via scarification, however this is a time consuming process and can cause significant damage to the lawn. The products below help to speed up the natural decomposition of this organic matter, not only dethatching your lawn but also releasing fertility back into the soil.