Managing moss and crabgrass
5. Don't mow the lawn too short in shaded areas. Set the mowing blade to a height of 3 4 Air Force 1 Nike inches.
advantage of the bare spots in the lawn. It also serves as an indicator of the poor growing site condition for lawn failure. To prevent moss establishment, one has to improve the site condition and adapt better management practices to stimulate the grass growth.
on the phenology of forsythia's bloom. As of now, it is a bit early to apply crabgrass preventer, as soil temperature recorded at Brown County UW Extension on April 23 was 48? F).
To control moss:
1. Small patches of moss can simply be raked. Loose the soil and re seed the Nike Air Force Classic Style
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3. Choose the right lawn seed mix for shaded areas. Select lawn seed mix that contains 50 percent or more with fine fescue mix (chewing fescue, creeping red fescue and hard fescue) for dry shaded sites. For moist shaded sites, select lawn seed mix that has 40 percent or less fine fescue plus 10 percent or more with supine bluegrass.
4. Check the fertility status of your lawn through soil tests for phosphorous and potassium nutrients. In shaded areas, fertilize a half pound of nitrogen per 1,000 square feet for each application. Schedule three to four applications per year.
Why do I see moss in my lawn?
2. For larger areas, you can treat the lawn with moss control products that contain iron sulfate or potassium sulfate as the ingredient. Alternatively, you can also use dishwashing liquid soap at the rate of 4 ounces in 2 gallons of water per 1,000 square feet. It will take several days for the moss to turn brown. Application of lime is not recommended for moss control.
6. During the growing season, reduce the frequency of watering in shaded areas.
Spring weather often fluctuates between warm and cold temperatures, causing uncertainty in scheduling the crabgrass preventer. To estimate the right time for crabgrass preventer application, measure the average soil temperature for three to four consecutive days at a depth of 4 inches. If the average soil temperature reaches 55 F, then it is time to schedule your crabgrass preventer application. You can also schedule the application based Nike Air Force Elite 1
If all else fails, consider shade tolerant groundcovers as an alternative to your lawn in the shaded areas.
When should I apply crabgrass preventer?
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