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September Lawn Updates for All Grass Types

Hey y’all hope you are having a great week!Still so much lawn time left for all of us and in fact, I think the fall can be some of the best looks for our lawns no matter what grass type or area of the country we are in. Let’s run down the line here from north to south.Cool Season Lawns - North, East, and TransitionYou cool kids are all getting well into your aeration and overseeding strategies and in fact, a good portion of the country - you all are already a few weeks into your watering regimen.This brings me to the tip I have for you this week, and that is patience and trust. I am getting two primary questions right now in regards to aeration and overseeding “post-care.” Question: “Allyn, when can I mow? The lawn is getting super tall!” Answer: Podcast Segment, How to Mow BEFORE & AFTER Seeding | Fall Overseeding Tips. (subscribe for more) Question: “I seeded 2 weeks ago and...

XSTART Starter Fertilizer From Carbon Earth Co - 50lb bag

XSTART Starter Fertilizer You do not need any other fertilizer. This is not your typical synthetic big box store starter fert. It’s one of Matt Martin’s greatest creations and it’s 100% complete - no other inputs needed. If you are seeding or sodding, follow the program above and that is all you need - no additional fertilizer needed. (you do still need to water!) Directly from Carbon Earth Co - This is a complete product for growing a lawn from seed, sod or plugs. Since this is a new product, I wanted to provide a little more info for you in case you are not sure of its uses.   First off: this is a great product but it isn't "the only way to grow seed." You can grow seed with good soil contact and water alone! But if you want to improve your chances of overall success, products like If you are seeding your lawn - whether on bare...