1. Flu Shot for Your Lawn

    Did you remember to get a flu shot... for your lawn? Protect Zoysia now or resod later. Thick Zoysia turf can be an envy of the neighborhood. This versatile durable grass grows well from full sun to partial shade. It’s durable, but not indestructible. During the spring & fall Zoysia can quickly come under attack-seemingly overnight-from a disease called Zoysia Patch. Large circular, semi-cir…Read More

  2. Six Lawn Care Tips To Prepare for Spring – Part Two

    If you haven’t read part one of this series, be sure to catch up on our first three lawn care tips to prepare your yard for spring. If you live in Memphis and the surrounding areas, don’t let the warm days and backyard parties sneak up on you — get in touch with Personal Lawn Care! With more than 25 years of providing professional lawn care services to residents in the Memphis area, the expe…Read More

  3. Six Lawn Care Tips To Prepare for Spring – Part One

    They say: “spring is in the air…”  Well, almost. As we round out the month of February, most of us are looking forward to putting the cold, winter days behind us. While it’s not quite time to plant a garden or pull out the picnic basket, it’s high-time you start preparing your lawn for the spring. To help you get started, we’ve compiled a list of six lawn care tips to prepare your yar…Read More

  4. Frequently Asked Questions About Lawn Fertilizer

    Everyone has that one house in their neighborhood that always boasts an idyllic, lush green lawn. You know, that yard that makes everyone else’s look bad? You may not be comfortable asking your neighbor what their secret is, but we can assure you that proper fertilization is a big part of it. In today’s post, we are going to provide answers to a few of the most frequently asked questions about…Read More

  5. Lawn Care Tips: Winter Care for Memphis Lawns

    Do you need to tend to your lawn during winter? Absolutely! Caring for your lawn during the winter is actually a good preparation for greening up in the spring. The best way to know how to maintain your lawn during this time of year is to have your soil analyzed. A soil analysis determines the nutrients available to your grass – the quantity of these nutrients will determine the amount of fertil…Read More

  6. Going Beyond The Green

    When you think fertilizer you probably think green, but any master gardener will tell you that fertilizer goes far beyond the green. By applying the right ratio of fertilizer components at the right time, you can keep that beautiful neighbor-envying green later into the fall, have earlier and stronger green-up in the spring, and reduce the chance of summer turf diseases. Look at any fertilizer bag…Read More

  7. Dormant Fertilizations

    Why do I need to fertilize when my grass is dormant? Now that we have all put away our sprinklers and lawn mowers for the winter, you might be wondering why your lawn would need fertilizer if the grass is dormant and no longer growing.  That is an excellent question! First, grass roots continue to grow for several weeks after frost.  The roots grow more slowly as the soil temperatures cool but t…Read More

  8. 8 Reasons Weed-‘N’-Feed May Not Be Right for You

    Now that the weather is warming up, outdoor activities are gearing up, and you’re finally looking at your lawn. Homeowners may be tempted to run to their local lawn and garden store to pick up a bag of Weed-n-Feed. Many “experts” will tell you that this is the best way for homeowners to control weeds and fertilize for “season long control”. The reality is, you will pay top dollar for a s…Read More

  9. Everything You Need to Know to Have a Beautiful Lawn

    1. Choose Wisely  (just like mama said) No matter what you do, if you have the wrong type of grass for your area of the country or your lawn’s specific needs, the lawn will be mediocre at best. Lawn professionals in our area are familiar with the grasses that grow well in the different lawn settings.  Full-sun large lawns, north-sloping lawns under large trees, partially shaded patio lawns - e…Read More