Category: Lawn Diseases

Controlling Nutsedge

Nutsedge, also known as nutgrass, is a perennial grass-like weed that can take over your lawn and has proven to be difficult to remove if the proper treatment is not applied. It has been known to resemble grass blades which can make it difficult for the untrained eye to identify the weed. Luckily for your…

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Prevent Lawn Disease with Grasshopper Gardens

Each year residents throughout the Capital Region look forward to hosting their friends and families outside during the nice weather. Something that can quickly ruin your gathering is a lawn that has become overrun by disease. Allowing a disease to take over your lawn can cause long-term damages that can be difficult to overcome. Avoiding…

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Watering Your Lawn Properly

During the spring and summer months we spend a lot of time outdoors enjoying the sunshine, watering your lawn properly will help ensure it gets plenty of enjoyment as well. Water 2-3 Times Per Week: Watering your grass daily will give you a shallow root system which can cause winter stress and making it more…

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Crabgrass: The dreaded weed

Does this photo look familiar?  The dreaded weed of all lawn owners…..crabgrass Crabgrass is one of the most prevalent grassy weeds found in New York lawns. Like most weeds, crabgrass can be an indicator of other problems with the growing conditions in your lawn. These conditions must be corrected to achieve long-term crabgrass control.  Crabgrass…

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