Today Show: Seasonal Lawn Care Advice
If you want a gorgeous lawn this spring, look no further. Today had the seasonal advice that you need to get a green and luscious lawn.
If you want to sod your lawn, you will get an immediate green effect. Make sure you are buying sod from a good company and look up the proper ways to care for the lawn. If you are planting new grass seed, you want to rake and get an aerator. It will help the soil breathe and absorb the nutrients from the products you put on your grass.
“Love Your Lawn – Love Your Soil” Jonathan Green Organic Fertilizer
Jonathan Green “Love Your Lawn – Love Your Soil” is an organic fertilizer that will be safe for use on your lawn. Today says that you can “hear your lawn grow” with this stuff. It’s organic and won’t burn your lawn like other products. They encourage using a spreader that will give you even coverage on your lawn.
The seed you want to use depends on your region. Check the directions to see if it is a sun and shade mix or shade only seed. Then, you want to over seed your lawn. This is the best way to prevent weeds from growing. They recommend Scott’s Watersmart product, especially after you have done all of that preparation. Add peet moss over the top to prevent the birds from getting your grass. Water this immediately.
How To Feed Your Lawn & Crab Grass Killer Warning
The final step is to feed your lawn. The word of warning here is that if you use a product with crab grass killer, you must wait two weeks before putting it on your lawn. If you don’t you will kill your fresh seedlings.