Blogs in July 2013

Eek! What are those giant wasps that burrow underground in my grass and lawn? The first time you see a large ground hornet, or “cicada killer,” you might shriek in fear. The enormous wasps, scientifically known as Sphecius speciosus, can grow more than two inches long, sporting...Continue Reading

The summer heat has arrived in central Indiana. For much of the summer, temps were fairly mild and we had decent precipitation levels, but for the last week or so temps are up and rain is down. So, what is a homeowner to do? Water, water, water. We cover watering a lot in our blog...Continue Reading
Fertilizing your lawn doesn't sound like a complicated task, but for the average homeowner it can be. Like many tasks, knowledge and practice count for a lot and the same is true for fertilization. But if you are bound and determined to take on the task yourself, there are a few common mistakes...Continue Reading
It’s about this time of the summer in Indianapolis when we experience a great deal of wacky weather that can stress even the most pampered lawns. Even with the best lawn care program, sometimes lawns develop disease that can weaken and discolor it. So what's a homeowner to do? Don't worry, here are...Continue Reading