U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Garden
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 2 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Reply Start New Thread
 
Old 03-17-2016, 10:54 PM
 
8,663 posts, read 5,892,521 times
Reputation: 14766

Advertisements

Quote:
Originally Posted by movin2Reston View Post
Forgot to mention in the OP, late June for grub control and various insects, apply Bayer Advanced Complete Insect Killer Granules.
I always worry about animals that eat insects and also about the good insects. I'm trying to be bee-conscious.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 03-18-2016, 01:56 PM
 
Location: Zone 6B ~ Northern VA
1,239 posts, read 1,734,489 times
Reputation: 318
Grubs can destroy a lawn so I would rather rid the lawn of Grubs than have them ruin my lawn.

Quote:
Originally Posted by hunterseat View Post
I always worry about animals that eat insects and also about the good insects. I'm trying to be bee-conscious.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 04-01-2016, 08:00 PM
 
Location: Zone 6B ~ Northern VA
1,239 posts, read 1,734,489 times
Reputation: 318
Hope everyone's lawn is greening up...any updates?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 04-14-2016, 08:06 PM
 
Location: Zone 6B ~ Northern VA
1,239 posts, read 1,734,489 times
Reputation: 318
Looking for an iron granular for lawns at Lowes...anyone have a link?

Thought Lowes had a good price on this, but they no longer carry it?

http://www.lowes.com/pd_237903-1321-...tId=3027133#3d
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 04-24-2016, 06:48 AM
 
Location: Zone 6B ~ Northern VA
1,239 posts, read 1,734,489 times
Reputation: 318
Anyone using Milorganite?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 04-28-2016, 12:15 PM
 
Location: Zone 6B ~ Northern VA
1,239 posts, read 1,734,489 times
Reputation: 318
With all the recent rain, my grass is really looking good. Glad I got crabgrass preventer down several weeks ago.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 04-28-2016, 12:22 PM
 
Location: Lost in Montana *recalculating*...
9,478 posts, read 13,204,265 times
Reputation: 10137
Western prairie grass and wildflowers- cut twice a year, cut high and pull weeds by hand. That's on 1.5 acres of non-forested land I have.

Looks great, no cost, no chemicals.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-01-2016, 07:06 AM
 
Location: Zone 6B ~ Northern VA
1,239 posts, read 1,734,489 times
Reputation: 318
Oh wish it was that easy, but I would be spraying the wild flowers and reseeding.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Threerun View Post
Western prairie grass and wildflowers- cut twice a year, cut high and pull weeds by hand. That's on 1.5 acres of non-forested land I have.

Looks great, no cost, no chemicals.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-15-2016, 07:33 AM
 
Location: Zone 6B ~ Northern VA
1,239 posts, read 1,734,489 times
Reputation: 318
After nearly 16 days of rain and clouds, finally able to cut the grass. Looking to apply Milorganite next weekend.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-21-2016, 07:31 AM
 
Location: Zone 6B ~ Northern VA
1,239 posts, read 1,734,489 times
Reputation: 318
Another rainy day today, looking forward to sun next week and warmer temps. Definitely hold off on cutting until the grass dries and mow high.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply

Quick Reply
Message:

Over $104,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Garden

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2017, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32 - Top