Spring (March - May)

  Tall Fescue Bermudagrass Centipedegrass
Mowing 2.5" to 3.5" 1" 1"
Fertilizing Do NOT fertlize
after March 15
Apply 1 lb of actual nitrogen per 1,000 sf
2 weeks after turning green
Do NOT fertlize
If lawn is yellow, add iron
Weed Control Apply pre-emergent herbicides to control
crabgrass, goosegrass, and foxtail
Apply pre-emergent herbicides to control
crabgrass, goosegrass, and foxtail
Apply pre-emergent herbicides to control
crabgrass, goosegrass, and foxtail
Insect Control Check for and control white grubs
in April
Check for and control white grubs
in April
Check for and control white grubs
in April
Aeration None Power rake to remove buildup of thatch
in late May
Power rake to remove buildup of thatch
in late May
Disease Control N/A Check for and control Spring Dead Spot N/A