Sunset Publishing Corporation, 1993 - Gardening - 80 pages
In this book you'll find everything you need to know about cultivating the right lawn for your situation. Gain inspiration form the variety of lawns shown in the first chapter. Learn how to choose from among the many types of grass currently available. Finally, find out how efficient planting, watering, and maintenance practices can result in a healthy, verdant lawn that's a pleasure to behold.
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1,000 square feet active growing period aerate annual ryegrass apply Augustine grass Bahia grass benomyl Bermuda grass blades brown centipede grasses chinch bugs chlorpyrifos circuit clay soils climate coastal areas control valves cool cool-season grasses Cultivars deep dethatching Diazinon Dichondra disease drain drainage drought tolerance edging feet each month fertilizer fine-textured Fungicidal garden germination glyphosate grading grass seed grass type green hole hose Hydroseeding inches high infestation install irrigation keep Kentucky bluegrass label lawn layer maintenance Minuses month during active mowing strip nitrogen per 1,000 nutrients organic amendments particles perennial ryegrass pests Planting Method plugs Pluses pound actual nitrogen preemergence herbicide rake reel mower rhizomes risers root system sandy soil season shade tolerance spots spray sprigs sprinkler heads sprinkler system stolons Sun/Shade sure surface tall fescue textured thatch thiophanate trees trench turf grasses type of grass underground warm warm-season grasses Wear wearability weather winter zoysia