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February 12, 2016

MLB Groundskeeper Lawn Care Tips

The article ‘Lawn care tips from Red Sox groundskeeper Dave Mellor’ appeared in the Boston Globe on April 15, 2016.  The article was written by Gary […]
February 5, 2016

Southern Crabgrass

Southern crabgrass (Digitaria ciliaris) is an annual invading species of grass. Also known by the names summer grass, tropical crabgrass and topical finger-grass, this hardy weed […]
February 5, 2016

Ragweed

Ragweed (Ambrosia artemisiifolia) is a native annual weed found in many places throughout the world. It is considered to be an invasive plant in Central and […]
February 5, 2016

Bull Thistle

Bull thistle (Cirsium vulgare) is a noxious weed that can take root just about anywhere. The tall, flowering weed has the ability to completely overtake other […]
February 5, 2016

Poa Annua – Annual Bluegrass

Poa annua is one of the most notorious weeds in residential and commercial lawns and landscapes. Once it gets established it can be very challenging to treat. This is one of the reasons why using pre-emergents is key
February 5, 2016

Field Bindweed

Field bindweed (Convolvulus arvensis) is a vine-like perennial that is native to Asia and Europe. This invasive weed is a serious problem in many parts of […]
February 5, 2016

Jimson Weed

Jimson weed is poisonous and can cause mild to severe hallucinations, amnesia, and death, plus other effects. It has beautiful purple and while flowers and competes agressively for space in lawns
February 5, 2016

Broadleaf Plantain

Mature broadleaf plantain plants have dark green leaves that are 3-7 inches long and 1-2 inches wide. This broadleaf weed has invaded properties all over Marietta so proper weed control and lawn care
February 5, 2016

Pokeweed

Pokeweed (Phytolacca americana) is an American weed that is native to the eastern part of the United States and has been used for centuries by Native […]
February 5, 2016

Dandelion

The common Dandelion, or Taraxacum officinale, has been known for millennia. In North America, the plant was brought by settlers from Europe to help remind them […]
February 5, 2016

Johnsongrass

Sorghum halepense is known more colloquially as Johnsongrass and is considered one of the ten most invasive weeds in the world. Johnsongrass is prevalent on every […]
February 5, 2016

Morning Glory

Morning glory has large heart shaped green leaves and vibrant large puple flowers. We admit it, they look quite nice, but you still don't want a lawn full of morning glory crowding out your lawn.
February 4, 2016

Lawn Mower Buying Guide

Whether you are purchasing a mower for the very first time or replacing a trusted machine after years of use, you want to do everything you […]
February 4, 2016

Leaf Blower Buying Guide

One of the most versatile tools you can have in your outdoor power tool arsenal is a leaf blower. Not only can it be used in […]
February 4, 2016

String Trimmer Buying Guide

Often referred to as a weed wacker, string trimmer, weed eater, or line trimmer, this tool is essential for complete yard care and maintenance. String trimmers […]
February 4, 2016

Lawn Edger Buying Guide

Lawn edgers use a metal blade to create clean, sharp edges along driveways, roadsides, patios, and landscape beds. Many people don’t realize these are two very […]
February 4, 2016

Hedge Trimmer Buying Guide

When you have a lot of shrubs and bushes on your property, you know how much time and effort goes into trimming and shaping this type […]
February 4, 2016

Lawn Weeds Guide

Search an alphabetical list of broadleaf and grassy weeds.
February 3, 2016

Top Links – Weeds & Weed Control

Search some of the best online resources for information about grassy weeds, broadleaf weeds, weed control, and other weed related topics. Find information about pre and […]
February 3, 2016

Top Links – Lawn & Landscape Care

Our link guide provides access to some of the best lawn and yard care related websites on the internet. Search research from universities, advice from agronomists, […]