lawn care tips for saint augustine grass

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Lawn Care
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All St Augustine lawns will perform at their best and with the least amount of problems when a good fertilization program is maintained throughout...
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There are two main methods to reduce the cost of establishing a new Saint Augustine grass lawn. The first is to use St Augustine Grass Plugs to...
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Many soil types that have a high clay or silt component will cause ongoing water logging and drainage issues for a new St Augustine lawn being grown...
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Feeding our lawns with fertilizers really is vital to achieving a St Augustine grass lawn which is in its greatest possible health, remains the...
Lawn Mowing
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A healthy Saint Augustine grass lawn can grow at a very fast rate during peak growing seasons, in fact, a St Augustine lawn which is receiving...
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Mowing lawns without a catcher has many benefits, and a few drawbacks as well, but like with all things there is usually a balance to be found in...
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Mowing lawns can seem like the simplest of tasks, after all, what’s really involved? We start the mower and push it over the grass, the grass is...
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Correct lawn mowing heights are important for all lawn types, and especially a St Augustine lawn, the differences in mowing heights can mean big...

Saint Augustine Lawn Care

Hello. Welcome to Saint Augustine Lawn Care.

Saint Augustine Lawn Care shares lawn care tips on how to maintain a strong, healthy green lawn. Achieving a healthy Saint Augustine lawn is often not as difficult as many may believe, and most lawns can be improved in quality with basic knowledge of lawn care practices, many of which can be quite simple to learn and follow.

Saint Augustine Lawn Care Tips

It's our hope to share some of these lawn care practices, as learned through many years of experience in lawn care, as well as other study and research into lawn care, with lawn care tips specifically suited to Saint Augustine grass lawns.

Good lawn care practices involve looking at every aspect of how our lawns are growing, what they need for optimum health, how to recognize and treat lawn problems such as lawn disease, lawn bugs and lawn weeds, how to mow lawns properly dependent on environmental factors at the property, fixing lawn soils and damaged lawns, as well as general information on Saint Augustine lawns and how to best look after them.

Thank you for stopping by, and best of luck with your own Saint Augustine lawn, hopefully there may be some good lawn care tips here that may be able to assist you to have your own beautiful lawn.


Lawn Weeds
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Killing weeds in St Augustine grass has always been a major concern for homeowners. While quite safe for many lawn types, the active ingredient in many lawn weed killers was often Dicamba, which would damage or even kill the grass when it was used on a St Augustine...
Lawn Watering
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St Augustine grass really does like a good drink of water, and will show signs of stress including seeding and discoloration when the lawn isn't getting enough water for its requirements. Apart from being a little thirstier, there are no real other differences in...
Lawn Diseases
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Fairy Ring is a fungal disease which affects all types of lawns, including St Augustine grass. Fairy Ring is most noticeable and distinguished as creating large round patches in a lawn, with the perimeter of these patches either being a very bright green color or...
Lawn Repair
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Having our lawns turning brown, or even if the lawn is turning a yellow color is a cause of concern for most of us, and is a signifier that we...
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While St Augustine grass does do a good job at standing up to wear and tear, it can still become damaged due to overuse for long periods of...
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Lawn coring provides many benefits for home lawns, and this is especially true for many St Augustine grass lawns too. And the major benefit for...
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Seeding in St Augustine grass lawns can be a concern for many lawn owners. While all lawn types go to seed, as do all plants in one form or...
Lawn Pests
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Black beetle can be a problem for owners of all lawn types, including St Augustine grass lawns. A native of Africa, the black beetle goes...
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Japanese Lawn Beetle can equally effect a Saint Augustine lawn, as it can with any other lawn type. The damage from Japanese Beetle occurs when...
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While we may think about many different lawn pests that can wreak havoc to our lawns, such as beetles, larvae, caterpillars, sod webworm etc -...
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There can be many reasons why a lot of birds will become active on a St Augustine lawn at any one time. When in small quantities - birds are a...