Florida’s tropical climate can be great for growing lush, beautiful grass on your property, but the warm weather and humidity also attracts a variety of common garden turf pests that can wreak havoc on your lawn. With all the hard work you put into it, the last thing you want is to see your grass […]
Homeowners in Florida love to have lush, green lawns on their properties, and it is likely that you count yourself among that number. If your home has a lawn, you probably spend a fair bit of time caring for it throughout the year, so it can be incredibly frustrating when you discover dry brown patches in your […]
Here in Florida, we are lucky to have warm, sunny weather throughout most of the year. However, that heat can also bring drought conditions with it. Because of this, local governments institute watering restrictions that delineate when and how much homeowners can irrigate their lawns and gardens. These requirements vary from county to county, so […]
The grass utilized on a playing field impacts the performance of athletes and the dynamics of the game, making grass selection a critical decision. Florida’s weather makes these different types of grass suitable for playing fields: Bimini Grass, Celebration Bermuda Grass, and Tifway 419 Bermuda Grass. Each of these products has advantages relating to sports fields […]
If you have spent a summer in Florida, you know how hot it can get during the day. However, the weather can be unpredictable at this time of the year, with plenty of rain and thunderstorms. This can make it challenging to water your lawn properly. The last thing you want is to overwater or […]
There are a number of sods to choose from in Florida. No matter which sod farm you visit or sod company you buy from, you are certain to encounter a large number of high-quality sods, such as zoysia sod and floratam sod. However, there are only a few kinds of grass that thrive when you […]
The secret behind a beautiful lawn is in what you do, and how you do it. Certain grass acclimates better and is better suited for certain climates. Nearly any grass can live and even thrive in virtually any climate, but only if it is installed, maintained, and fertilized properly.
Florida’s Climate Is Ideal For Most Sod […]
Our lawns can create the perfect image for our homes, our businesses, and for any number of facilities. They can also wreck that image which can have costly and unwanted consequences. Most of us have had that experience; both good and bad. And while we all tend to blame the weather, sun, or our sprinklers […]
Florida’s warm, sunny weather keeps it green year round, but that means pollen and other allergens are present all year too. Grass pollen allergies are among the most common, but you can’t exactly avoid grass altogether, especially if you own a home with a lawn. If you have allergic reactions to grass pollen (also known […]
When you live in Florida, St. Augustine grass is a way of life. It is shorter, wider, and coarser than varieties of grass found farther north. The individual blades are also sharper than what you might find elsewhere, so it can be challenging to walk on St. Augustine grass in bare feet.
As common as St. […]