Fall (Sept - Nov)


Tall Fescue Bermudagrass Centipedegrass
Mowing 2.5 to 3.5" 1" but raise to 1.5" just before frost 1" but raise to 1.5" just before frost
Fertilizing Apply 1 lb
of actual nitrogen per 1,000
sf in mid Sept &
again in November
Apply a low nitrogen, high potassium fertilizer per 1,000 sf 4 weeks before the first expected frost Apply 1 lb of potassium
per 1,000 sf 4 weeks before
the first expected frost
Weed Control Apply herbicides to control
broadleaf weeds
N/A N/A
Insect Control Check for and control white grubs
in Sept
Check for and control white grubs
in Sept
Check for and control white grubs
in Sept
Aeration Aerate, especially for used areas N/A N/A