Some lawns are still not greening up completely as of May 1
Though many lawns are actually greening up nicely, there are some springs were green up is not complete until mid-May. So the lawns are actually not really delayed in greening up but just not as far along as some other years. UGA's Dr. Waltz explains what is going on and has some good info that we agree with totally! Verification and watering! Click here!
AJC article on adding sand to your clay soil!
Here is a great article from the AJC concerning the problems you generate when adding sand to your clay soil! Though the article is written for out west and more for shrubs and tree planting it also applies to your turf as it applies anywhere there are heavy clay soils.
Mid-March freeze damaged many plants!
Our severe freeze in Mid-March damaged many trees and shrubs. These plants should recover for the most part. Wait until after Easter to do any corrective pruning. Click here for some photos of the damage.
Boxwood Blight Alert!
Boxwood Blight is a devastating disease of all boxwoods. Click here for the full story.