Lawn Care Tips - Six Easy Steps to a Great Lawn


Article by: Hans Dekker

What type of lawn , Garden Success in Southcentral Alaska Part 1 of 3 care works best for you depends on the time and money you decide to put into your lawn. , Why Gardening is Better If your lawn , The Bonsai Braided Money Plant Tree is your hobby, you can spend thousands of dollars and hundreds of hours of time on it.

On the other side of the fence, if what you want is a low-maintenance green , The Basics of Mulch expanse that you can enjoy with family and friends, you've come to the right page!

The best lawn , Getting Tulips to Bloom for Two Months in Your Garden care tip , Tomatoes: Apples Of Love you can get is to start with a solid plan. , The Coliseum Is One Of The Best Complete Hydroponic Systems On The Market

1. Do you need to plant , Park Benches - Making the Right Choice grass? Do some research on the best seed , Lose That Ugly Algae! for your area, where to buy it cheap, and when it's available. Depending on where you live, you'll plant , Tomatoes: Apples Of Love either cool season , Roman Concrete - How They Did It or warm season grass. , Fertilizing Your Lawn for a Beautiful Landscape

Cool season grass, , Saving Seeds from Your Garden planted in northern areas, is usually best planted in early fall, , Summer Gardening Tips but if you missed planting then, plant , Lawn Edging it in the spring , Orchids: A Luxurious Look That's Really Not Hard To Achieve when soil , Pond Liner Repair temperatures reach 50 F.

Warm season grass , Volumetric Concrete Mixer needs soil , Pond Supplies - A Must For Your Pond temps of 70F to thrive and is the choice for southern plantings. Don't make the mistake of thinking you can plant , Step by Step 'Leaf' Stepping Stones warm season grass , Garden Success in Southcentral Alaska Part 1 of 3 in the upper Midwest. Warm season grasses , Abatement and Congregation of Material are bred to thrive in southern climates , Garden Success in Southcentral Alaska Part 1 of 3 and are not winter , Tips for Choosing a Chiminea for Your Backyard or Patio hardy in the north.

2. Of course, you'll keep new grass , Lawn Care Business Owners - Don't Buy Yourself A Job plantings moist, but once grass , Step by Step 'Leaf' Stepping Stones reaches a height of three inches, water , Pond Supplies - A Must For Your Pond it deeply once a week.

A healthy , Why Gardening is Better lawn needs about an inch of water , Roman Concrete - How They Did It a week. When watering, remember to consider recent rainfalls. Shallow watering techniques keep grass , Abatement and Congregation of Material from sinking the deep roots , The Bonsai Braided Money Plant Tree that your lawn , Why Gardening is Better needs to compete with deep-rooted weeds. , Lawn Care Business Owners - Don't Buy Yourself A Job

3. Do you already have a lawn? Aerate it in the spring , Backyard Landscaping while it's still moist and before the spring , Flowers rains are done.

Aerating your lawn , Care Business Owners - Don't Buy Yourself A Job in the springtime gives microbes and other small life forms a breath of fresh air , Pine Furniture Care Guide after winter. , Pond Liner Repair Aeration also makes new paths , Teak Umbrella : Add the Final Touch to Your Patio for drainage and keeps your lawn , Backyard Landscaping from becoming saturated.

4. A lot is written about lawn , Garden Ponds fertilizer and the big question is why? Grass , Exotic Flowers: Luxurious and Impressive for Your Home and Garden Decor is the most efficient user of nitrogen on earth! , Getting Tulips to Bloom for Two Months in Your Garden

Feed your soil , 'Northern Encore' Tree Rose with nutrient rich compost , Step by Step 'Leaf' Stepping Stones and let your lawn , Landscaping Tips: Boost Energy Efficiency with Shading Trees get its nutrients the natural , 5 Great Tips For Building A Fish Pond way. The more chemicals you use, the more you disturb the natural , 'Northern Encore' Tree Rose biological processes that convert organic , Summer Gardening Tips matter into nutrients and the microbes and other small organisms that take natural , Build a Rain Garden care of your lawn. , Volumetric Concrete Mixer

5. Mow your grass , A Touch of Feng Shui in the Garden high. A 2 ½ to 3-inch high cut makes your lawn , Introducting KOI-Cam! look fuller, feel softer, and helps keep it healthy. , Backyard Landscaping Taller grass , Summer Gardening Tips shades pesky weed , Pond Supplies - A Must For Your Pond seeds and keeps them from getting established. In addition, a taller lawn , Outdoor Furniture Cushion Replacement- Redesign Your Outdoor Space is better able to absorb sunshine and better able to retain moisture, , Spring Flowers the two main contributors to a healthy , Garden Success in Southcentral Alaska Part 1 of 3 lawn.

6. Enjoy your lawn. , Garden Success in Southcentral Alaska Part 1 of 3 After all, isn't that your main reason for having a yard?
Hans is an avid Gardener and author of and Our sites are packet with gardening , Outdoor Furniture Cushion Replacement- Redesign Your Outdoor Space and lawn , Parsley: A Cook's Best Friend care tips. , Pine Furniture Care Guide

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