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Monthly Watering Guide for Lawns

Monthly Watering Guide for Lawns

Many people have been requesting a monthly lawn watering guide.  I have hesitated to create it for awhile because it is a really difficult question to answer in a broad sense.  There are just too many variables.  So, what I decided to do is separate the year into its seasons.  From there, I can tell you what I do for my lawn.  At the end, will be a list of some of the things you should look out for and be aware of.  The most important thing to remember is, our lawns only need one inch of water a week to be happy.  How they get that, will vary from lawn to lawn.    Many people have been requesting a monthly lawn watering guide.  I have hesitated to create it for awhile because it is a really difficult question to answer in a broad sense.  There are just too many variables.  So, what I decided to do is separate the year into its seasons.  From there, I can tell you what I do for my lawn.  At the end, will be a list of some of the things you should look out for and be aware of.  The most important thing to remember is, our lawns only need one inch of water a week to be happy.  How they get that, will vary from lawn to lawn.

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Preventing Crabgrass

Preventing Crabgrass

Crabgrass is very often incorrectly identified. Crabgrass is an annual plant; it comes up from seed every spring. It develops into an aggressive spreading plant in June through July. Very often people confuse crabgrass with other perennial grasses. These grasses are present in lawns year round. The majority of perennial grasses can not be selectively controlled.

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Lawn Fungus

Lawn Fungus

Lawn fungus is one of the most difficult things to identify and treat in a lawn. Their spread and damage can seem unstoppable at times. It is highly recommended that a large sample of grass be brought to your nearest Zamzows as proper identification is critical for eradication. There are a few things to understand when beginning to treat fungus in your lawns.

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