Tag Archive: Lawn Care Tips

When to Fertilize St. Augustine Grass In Texas

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Several years ago, the researcher from Texas A & M University, Jim Beard, discovered that the extinction of the spring root occurred during most of the years. After that event, the formation of new roots started, and the St. Augustine grass begins to grow rapidly. This natural phenomenon is another reason to delay the spring applications of fertilizers. I am horrified by the general acceptance of the growth of winter weeds on the lawn. People who depend on lawn maintenance companies to manage their gardens do not seem to worry about paying extra cuts. For them, weeds cut to an even height appear as regular grass. Furthermore, the general public does not realize that the seeds produced by these weeds… Read more >

Fall Lawn Care Tips

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Fall Lawn Care requires unique know-how. Any lawn needs special care in the fall. During the summer your grass will have been the scene of many passages and may even be wild balloon games! It will undoubtedly have suffered a bit from the drought. Whatever the condition, early fall is the perfect time to take care of your lawn and prepare it for a winter break. Even if the summer is then only a memory, it’s a safe bet that the lawn is still suffering the abuse she suffered in the summer. Drought, disease, insects, and weeds may have left it brown in places and sparse. Here are some tips on how to restore your health to the lawn and prepare it to… Read more >