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Lawn Care
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Ensuring good soil health beneath our St Augustine lawns is the single greatest determining thing we can do to ensure a beautiful healthy and lush St...
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So many of modern farming and agriculture practices have been copied by the homeowner in use in our own yards, lawns and gardens. Ask so many when...
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The popularity of St Augustine grass has continued to rise over the past few years. There has been two reasons for this sudden jump in the sales of...
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St Augustine grass can be planted out at most times of the year in the warmer regions where winter is not expected to be too cold, however different...
Lawn Mowing
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Having a lawn requires lawn mowing, and mowing lawns always produces lawn clippings, which over the life of a lawn can be an absolute abundance. So...
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Mulch lawn mowing has continued to increase in popularity in recent times. Though obviously not a new concept at all, but when so many of us have...
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St Augustine grass must be mowed at the right heights to ensure our turf remains in the best condition possible. Most lawn types will suffer poor...
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St Augustine grass is a major concern when it becomes overgrown, and if the lawn is not managed or mowed properly when it is in an overgrown state, a...

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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New roll on St Augustine turf will arrive at its new home freshly harvested from the turf farm, and will arrive without one very important item necessary for its very survival, a root system! Yes, the new St Augustine turf will arrive with very little soil and only the...
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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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...
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Many regions have soil types which have a heavy silt or clay content which often results in the soil constantly retaining too much water at all...
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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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Vertimowing is a term used to describe the de-thatching process for lawns. The process is designed to remove the old dead layer of thatch from...
Lawn Pests
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Mole crickets are another garden pest that can cause damage to our Saint Augustine lawns. These unusual looking creatures will burrow and tunnel...
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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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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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Saint Augustine grass is actually a wonderful lawn type for naturally repelling ants. And for most healthy St Augustine lawns - ants will rarely...