lawn care tips for saint augustine grass
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How To Install A New Lawn

This new lawn installation was necessary and long overdue, the original Bermudagrass lawn was entirely unsuitable for the lawn area due to heavy shade conditions, which over the years slowly weakened and killed the lawn and...
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Fertilize Lawns In Fall For Best Results In Spring

Ask many people when the best time of year to fertilize lawns and gardens is, and most will reply ‘in the Spring’. But what does nature say about this? What does nature do when it fertilizes the abundant mass of the gardens...
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10 Minute Lawn Care

When it comes to our lawn care practices to have a healthy lawn, and in fixing any problems with our lawns, many of us seem to follow the same pattern of only ever correcting lawn issues when any such lawn problems have...
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Fertilization Of Saint Augustine Lawns

It doesn't matter which type of St Augustine lawn we're fertilizing , the requirements for fertilization of all St Augustine lawns is almost exactly the same as with any other turf variety. Despite the myths, you do not need to...
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Over Fertilization Of St Augustine Grass

Feeding our lawns with fertilizers really is vital to achieving a Saint Augustine grass lawn which is in its greatest possible health, remains the greenest all year round, and resists weeds, pests and diseases naturally. For most...
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Slow Release Saint Augustine Lawn Fertilizers

Slow release lawn fertilizers are another option for St Augustine lawn owners wanting to implement a year round fertilization program for their lawns. We mainly discuss standard lawn fertilizers on this site as they are the most...
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Fertilization Of St Augustine Grass For Winter

Many Saint Augustine lawns can tend to go brown or straw colored over the winter months. This browning off can make the lawn unsightly for many homeowners, who then seek to find a solution to this problem of lawn discoloration....
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Adding Supplements To St Augustine Lawn...

Many lawn fertilizers on the market today can sometimes contain only a few basic nutrients, which will usually be 3 of the major nutrients, and perhaps two or three minor nutrients which are also called Trace Elements. Even the...
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Saint Augustine Winter Lawn Care

All lawns have a susceptibility to lose at least some of their dark green color and health over Winter, this is due to the lawn going into a state of semi-dormancy, and in these times the lawn has no ability to continue to grow...
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Saint Augustine Lawn Turning Brown

Having a Saint Augustine lawn turning brown can cause concern for many homeowners. Saint Augustine lawns turning brown can be either a natural part of the life cycle of the lawn through the different seasons, or it may be an...
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Saint Augustine Lawn Care Tips

These are some basic Saint Augustine lawn care tips to follow to keep our lawns in the best and healthiest condition possible. Should the lawn encounter any other turf problems, then further research and remedies will need to be...
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Organic Lawn Fertilizer Recipe

These are two variations of a widely known and highly respected organic lawn fertilizer recipe. It has been used on lawns and gardens around the world with great success, so we're are confident to share it here with Saint...
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Can I Grow Saint Augustine Grass From Seed

All new roll on sod can be an expensive option for many people, especially when we begin talking about new lawns for larger areas to be turfed. Saint Augustine grass is no exception to this rule, and can sometimes be more...
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What Makes St Augustine Grass Soft or Scratchy

Many of us still remember the days gone by when Saint Augustine grass used to be very scratchy, and even today there are still many homes which still have old style Saint Augustine lawns growing. But by now we would expect all of...
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Best Time Of Year To Plant A New St Augustine Lawn

Saint 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 regions will differ as to the best time of year to plant new Saint Augustine...
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Creating An Environmentally Friendly St Augustine...

We're all concerned with our environmental footprint these days, and a fair bit of criticism has been put onto our lawns as somehow not being very environmentally friendly, when in fact - our lawns are wonderfully friendly...
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Preparing Sandy Soil For New St Augustine Lawn

Ensuring good soil health beneath our Saint Augustine lawns is the single greatest determining thing we can do to ensure a beautiful healthy and lush Saint Augustine lawn for the entirety of its lifespan. Sandy soils can present...
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Is St Augustine Grass Right For My Home

The popularity of Saint Augustine grass has continued to rise over the past few years. There has been two reasons for this sudden jump in the sales of Saint Augustine grass in recent years. The first has been the introduction of...
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Preparing Clay Soil For New St Augustine Lawn

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 in these conditions. St Augustine lawns with drainage issues can be weak and...
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Low Cost Methods To Grow a New St Augustine Lawn

There are two main methods to reduce the cost of establishing a new Saint Augustine grass lawn. The first is to use Saint Augustine Grass Plugs to establish the lawn, and the second option is to use Saint Augustine Grass Runners...
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Winter Color in Saint Augustine Lawns

All Saint Augustine lawns have a tendency to lose a lot of their natural dark green color over the Winter months. It doesn't matter what the Saint Augustine grass type or brand is, there is hardly a Saint Augustine lawn which can...
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Dichondra Repens: A Lawn Substitute For Shade

Dichondra Repens has been a trusted and favorite lawn substitute for many people for a long time. Also known as Kidney Weed, this ground cover is a highly attractive, easy growing and easy care lawn substitute for warmer regions...

 
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