Burrowing Bees

Bees are burrowing in my lawn. Last year I ¬†paid to have them sprayed. It’s expensive and they are back this year. What is a natural solution to this problems?…

Suburban lawn rehabilitation

I replaced our front lawn 5 years ago with new sod including a fresh base layer of soil underneath. The lawn looked great the first year but has deteriorated yearly since then and now it looks as bad or worse…

Microclover

Where can I purchase microclover in Toronto?…

How to renovate a weedy lawn?

I have a very weedy lawn and I’m wondering whether to reseed or smother the weeds with a tarp and start over again with new seed.    …

when to apply winter fertilizer on sandy soil

It is my understanding that winter fertilizer is best applied when the frost creates a crunch when walking on the lawn. Supposedly, the plant uses the high amount of potassium in the winter fertilizer to set a better plant for…

Holes in lawn

Last rain a week or so back I noticed approx 100 small holes in rear lawn next AM, again today after rain last night same amount of holes but larger in diameter ( 1-1.5 cm )only at rear. We have…

Bent grass

I live in Erie Pa…zone 5…clay soil, sun and shade Each year when it gets hot the grass in our yard no matter how much water it gets dies in big unsightly brown spots…easily pulled out ….not long roots…as I…

Grubs in lawn

My lawn has few yellowish patch. Some one told me that I have grubs in my lawn, they just trade my neighbor’s lawn, and I should do the same treatment. My question is how to find out the patch is…