Should I seed my lawn this spring?

Should I seed my lawn this spring?

Certainly, something to consider as lawns begin to green up and dead areas start to stand out.  If you are considering some patch seeding in your lawn there are a few things you should know before you run out and start throwing seed down.  Select the right type of...
Where Do Mushrooms Come From?

Where Do Mushrooms Come From?

With the spring season comes extra rain and that means mushrooms and toadstools will be appearing in lawns and gardens everywhere.These unusual formations are actually the fruiting bodies of various fungi that grow from decaying wood (tree stumps, roots, construction...

Can Grass Grow Under Trees?

It’s the classic catch 22. You want a nice lawn, but have too much shade to grow bluegrass. You like your shade, so cutting trees down is out of the question. In most cases, growing grass in the shade is possible with proper care. Start with the correct...

To Bag or Not to Bag

It’s a common misconception that grass clippings must be removed in order to have a healthy lawn. In fact, quite the opposite is true when grass recycling is done correctly. Consider these known facts about grass clippings: They can return valuable nutrients to...