I have the worst weeds ever!!!!!

I have an entire lawn of weeds that have all gone to seed. The soil is quite hard and the grass if any is definitely not all that pleasing. And suggestions as to what to do. I am willing to…

planting grass for the first time in backyard

I am hoping to attempt to plant grass seed in my backyard. I live in downtown Toronto and my backyard is mostly shaded by large trees in the area. There is some patchy grass near the back of my yard…

Creeping Charlie

I believe I’ve read all your answers to previous questions re: Creeping Charlie in lawns. In my case in Toronto, this weed has been creeping into one section of our lawn from neighbouring lawns on two sides and keeps spreading.  …

Watering lawns in GTA: season length

How far into the fall should we water lawn grass?  The ground seemed moist this morning, when I looked at some plugs from my water measuring cups insert, as I considered watering this morning, and I postponed it until sunday…

Small Front Lawn

I just moved to a new house with a small front lawn, but the grass is not in good condition & 1/3 is Impatiens with different colours which I don’t like.  Just wanted to get the lawn ready for next…

squirrels digging up my lawn

Squirrels keep ruining my efforts to grow a lush lawn by digging spiral-like shallow holes in the grass. Recently I raked thatch and dry patches of grass in a thin burnt part of the lawn that I intend to re-seed…

weedy sod

If I remove weedy sod (includes coarse invasive grass) to store over the winter in a plastic bag, in the spring may I safely work it into the garden soil without reactivating the weeds? Zone 5 hot dry summers,  …

Grass

Hello, I am developing a smart irrigation system as my university project and I would like to ask you some questions. Could you help me, please? This system will measure the soil moisture where the grass is planted and according…

Turf problem

I have Pythian blight and in another area of the lawn a rust that has formed on the turf. How can I get rid of I it before it destroys the lawn?