Category Archives for "Lawn Care"

When to Fertilize New Sod? (Signs That Your Lawn is Craving Attention)

When to Fertilize New Sod

Want to make your lawn attractive and evergreen? Wondering when to fertilize new sod you just laid? Well, we have all the answers to all those worrisome questions in your head.

While we all agree that it is no easy task to maintain a lawn, timely use of fertilizers and watering will do wonders for it. So here we present some of our tried, tested, and successful tips on fertilizing new sod, and you can leave people guessing on how you got the most beautiful lawn in the whole locale.

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How to Kill Sand Spurs in 6 Easy Steps?

How to Kill Sand Spurs

Is your lawn infested by these prickly weeds? Apart from being an eyesore, is it also eating up your lawn space and giving an unkempt look to your garden? Have you tried many remedies, but the enemy has gotten resistant to it?

We cannot agree more that this unwelcome guest in your lawn is sure to cause more harm in the form of painful injuries the dried husks can cause. It can also lead to unwanted infections and painful wounds if it gets stuck to your clothes. These weeds can also spread rather quickly and devour your lawn if you do not act on time. Better late than never, act on time in getting rid of these troublesome weeds from your garden. This tutorial on how to kill sand spurs in 6 easy steps is all you need to make your garden sand spur free.

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How to Get Rid Of Henbit Without Any Fuss!!

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The Henbit Menace

Since a young age, I have loved plants of all kinds and spent a lot of time helping my mother in her gardening. When I could afford a house with a lawn, I was thrilled. I spent a lot of time planning and designing the garden. Soon, my garden was the envy of the neighborhood! Once in a while, I would come across some unknown plants in the lawn and didn’t bother about them.

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How Long Does It Take for Grass Seed to Sprout?

How long does it take for grass seed to sprout

Grass is considered to be the most economically important flowering plants. This nutritious plant provides food and shelter for animals. It is also used for construction purposes. On the other hand, it provides food for human beings and has a lot of other benefits.

If you live in a luxurious flat or apartment, you might consider grass to be a plain green background with no connection to your day to day life. But this flowering plant is of great importance and it takes a lot of effort to maintain a beautiful lawn, fighting against weeds and other problems related to sprouting of the seeds. It is difficult, but not impossible. So how long does it take for grass seed to sprout? Let’s take a look.

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What Causes the Grass to Turn Yellow?

What Causes the Grass to Turn Yellow

You have finally managed to grow a luscious sheet of grass in your lawn by using the perfect seed and killing the weed with the perfect herbicide. You have diligently watered the grass and yet the grass you have grown has started growing shade of yellow. What causes the grass to turn yellow? There might be a multitude of reasons due to which the grass is turning yellow. The grass might be affected by a bacterium or a fungus. The grass can also have Nutritional deficiency due to changing colors. There might be some other reasons and we will be describing them in this article.

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