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Home Lawn Care Calendar: Presented by Preferred Seed

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March

  • Dormant seed bare spots

April

  • Seed bare spots or entire lawn; apply lawn fertilizer at a rate of 1/2 pound of nitrogen per 1000 sq. ft.
  • Monitor for European Crane Fly activity; control if necessary

May

  • Apply crabgrass preventer to existing turf early this month, unless overseeding
  • Control lawn weeds
  • Fertilize turf late this month at a rate of 1 pound of nitrogen per 1000 sq. ft.

June–July

  • Monitor for Sod Webworms and Chinch bugs; control if necessary
  • Water turf as needed to prevent dormancy
  • If turf experienced grub damage last year, apply a full-season grub preventer in June

Late August–Mid-September

  • Seed whole lawns or fill bare spots; Ryegrass blends can be seeded until early October
  • Fertilize turf at a rate of 1/2 pound of nitrogen per 1000 sq. ft.
  • Control lawn weeds
  • Check for grubs; apply contact control if necessary

September

  • Remove thatch and aerate

Early–Mid-October

  • Fertilize turf at a rate of 1/2 pound of nitrogen per 1000 sq. ft.
  • Apply European Crane Fly control product if necessary

 

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