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Why Turf Grasses Wait for the Ideal Temperature to Germinate

Many residential and commercial properties these days do use artificial grasses. But plastic is not even close to the real thing.  

Though people of Iowa truly enjoy their lawns in either cool season or warm season; it takes a full year’s preparation to develop a natural turf bed. 

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5 important features of proper lawn care in Iowa during the Fall season

Iowa sits in one of the most extreme climatic zones in the US. Winters are extremely dry and cold, including heavy snowfall. Summers are extremely hot and humid.

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These dreaded dandelions are not as welcome as the flowers in your spring garden for good reasons you must know.

Dandelions: friend or foe? They show up along with your spring flowers, but believe me, you don’t really want them there.

The spring rain in April and May bring the best blooms to your lawn, but not all that look like flowers are welcome.

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What can make your summer lawn look close to your spring lawn? Survive summer with the basic must-do’s of lawn care

Properly handling your summer lawn is key in keeping your lawn evenly healthy

Summer in Iowa does not officially begin until June. However, the end of May marks the unofficial start of summer. Along with this comes the need for consistent summer lawn care.

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Do you have unanswered questions about the brown patches on your lawn or the spots on the grass blades? Get those questions answered by Iowa’s experts in lawn care

Common Lawn Diseases and how to treat them

Spring is the season for your yard to be in full bloom. No other season comes close to the vibrancy of spring.

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Moss. They may look nice and sometimes even clean, but they are as bad as the weeds that rob your grass of their much needed nourishment

Get Moss Free Lawn: Know how lawn moss treatment can be done effectively

The Green That’s Not Good

Not everything that’s green is good. Sure, green is the color of spring, but is the green in your lawn exactly what you think it is?

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Dandelions and crabgrass are not easy opponents. They don’t leave easily. But with the right treatment, they will. Find out how with expert tips from All American Turf Beauty

Get rid of dandelions and crabgrass fast

Oh, happy day. Spring is in full bloom and you are following your lawn care calendar perfectly to be all set for the seasons all year round.

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Why do some lawns have short-lived grandeur while others live it up until early autumn? The key is in the weeding and feeding as the seasons change

Need to Weed and Feed Lawn

Your beautiful lawn is bound to happen as spring comes around the corner. Yes, it is all the fruit of your hard work to bring about a lush, green lawn in spring.

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With great lawns come great responsibilities. Know the must-dos for lawn trash removal and do them right with smart techniques from All American Turf Beauty

doing away with lawn debris

Your lawn can be a home to green grass and healthy plant growth. It can also be home to ugly waste and pests.

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Get set for spring with all the essentials. You can never consider yourself prepared without fully functional yard and garden equipment in your tool shed

A great spring yard starts with good soil and fully powered yard and garden equipment

There has been so much talk about spring and getting your grass to grow. Then there’s soil aeration, application of herbicides, and maintenance with fertilizers.

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