Lawn and Garden Advice for Discerning Homeowners

Ultimate Weed Identification Guide – With Pictures and Recommendations on How to Kill Them

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Note: this weed identification guide is a work in progress. Therefore, we intend to update often so be sure to check back for updates. Last...

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Zoysia Grass Seed – What to Know Before You Sow a New Zoysia Lawn

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Many homeowners choose to skip the sod when establishing a beautiful zoysia grass lawn. They choose to use seed instead. Using zoysia seed...

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Crossbow Herbicide Review – How to Use for Best Results

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No Crossbow herbicide review is complete without mentioning its ability to control leafy, woody plants, while sparing grasses. This means...

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The Pros and Cons of St Augustine Grass – How to Establish & Care for St Augustine

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St. Augustine Grass grows well in warm, humid regions of the country. Characteristically grown near the coast, this grass has regional...

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Centipede Grass Pros and Cons – When Its Good & When To Avoid It

Fertilizers, Lawn Tips

Centipede grass is a popular choice for lawns due to its ability to thrive in high temperatures and low maintenance requirements. Centipede...

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Ranger Pro Herbicide – Is It A Good Fit For You?


Ranger Prop Herbicide is a nonselective Glyphosate-based herbicide. Nonselective means that it efficiently manages many different plant...

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Top 5 Natural Weed Killer Recipes

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Despite the effectiveness of commercial weed killers, many people are skeptical of the environmental and health impacts that some...

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Fall Armyworms

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Armyworms have gotten a lot of attention lately. The Fall Armyworm (FAW) is a caterpillar species and particularly difficult pest that eats...

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The Ultimate Guide to Crabgrass


The other day I heard my neighbor say his grass had “crabs.” Oh my gosh really, I thought to myself as I looked around for...

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How to Kill Fire Ants

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Fire Ants are a nuisance for property owners in the United States, and have been since they were introduced via the Port of Mobile in the...

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