If you live in the south and southwest you are most likely dealing with a warm season lawn.
Georgia lawn care calendar.
1 inch per week if no rainfall.
1 2 lbs per 1 000 ft.
Warm season grasses thrive in warm humid and warm arid areas of the country where the temperatures stay around 85 to 90 degrees during the majority of the growing season.
Augustinegrass zoysiagrass are native to tropical regions and do their best work in the scorching southern sun.
Atlanta lawn maintenance guide warm season grasses i e.
5 10 lbs ryegrass seed per 1 000 ft.
The mower setting should be around 1.
One of the most important tools that consumers can use in lawn maintenance is a lawn calendar.
Sod laid in fall or winter.
1 2 1 1 2 remove no more than 1 3 total height at one time.
With a helping hand from this monthly care guide you can keep your warm season lawn grasses at their best.
Go over the lawn two directions.
Lawn care calendar calendars and factsheets knowing that a piece of paper in your hand is much more helpful than a computer screen in the house i have compiled basic cultivation information and care calendars for each of the common lawn grasses.
It is now hosted on its own website.
One way is to monitor the lawn daily.
Seeding new lawn.
However management practices will need to be adjusted based on the year s climate and the region where the turf is grown.
Keep in mind that seasonal changes within a region can occur over several weeks and weather trends change every year.
Mow the lawn slightly lower than the regular summer mowing height.
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500 ft per pallet typical.
There are several ways to determine when the lawn needs watering.
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4 8 lbs per 1 000 ft.
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So turn to your local conditions and your lawn for the final word but let this month by month guide be a starting point.
The 2019 bermuda grass calendar is a month by month season by season and step by step guide to bermuda lawn care.
When the entire lawn appears dry apply to 1 inch of water the next morning.
1 2 hybrid bermuda.
States with warm season lawns include.
Always read and follow product label instructions.
Monitor the lawn on a regular basis to assess the need for irrigation.
Wait to irrigate again when the lawn shows moisture stress.
B p overseeding established lawns.
Warm season grasses grow best in temperatures between 75 90 degrees fahrenheit and have the highest growth rates during the summer season.