Category: Turfs

Turfs / May 24, 2022

Grass That Grows In Shade

If there are sections of your lawn that rarely see the light of day, don’t worry – not all hope is lost. You don’t have to resign yourself  to a lawn just of sand. Fortunately, there is grass that grows in shade. Although people often think of grass as a plant that needs direct sunlight….

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Turfs / May 09, 2022

Marathon Grass vs. Tall Fescue Grass

When it comes to healthy, lush lawns, there are many options homeowners have to choose from. Two of the most popular types of grass are Marathon grass and tall fescue. Both have their pros and cons, but what’s the difference between them?  Let’s take a closer look at the benefits of marathon grass vs. tall….

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Turfs / Apr 11, 2022

Marathon Grass vs St Augustine

Marathon grass vs. St. Augustine – what’s the difference? Both of these popular warm-season lawn grasses have their pros and cons, but one may be a better fit for your yard than the other.  Learn more about the differences between marathon grass and St. Augustine so you can make an informed decision about which type….

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Turfs / Feb 02, 2022

Best Grass For Southern California

Are you curious about what the best grass for southern California might be? In this post, we’ll break things down for you. In southern California, warm-season grasses tend to be most common. The weather here can get dry with periods of drought lasting for weeks at a time. On the plus side, our winters tend….

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Turfs / Apr 14, 2020

What is Water Star Rated Seed?

Water Star is a trademark of Pennington Seed given to qualified seed that has been tested by the Turfgrass Water Conservation Alliance (TWCA) and proven to use significantly less water. This independent and external testing by the TWCA offers results that are objectively based on computer analysis, which includes the analysis of digital images, density….

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Turfs / Apr 13, 2020

Prepping and Installing Your Own Sod

Anyone can lay their own sod lawn with the right tools and few pointers. Preparing For Sod Installation You want to make sure you clear the area where you will be laying your sod of any weeds and debris (rocks, cement, bricks, etc.). Next, you will roughly grade the area with a hand rake, sloping….

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