Large Patch in Zoysiagrass Lawns

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Large Patch, or sometimes called Zoysia Patch, is a troublesome turf disease now in the Tulsa and Oklahoma City areas. It’s caused by a fungus called Rhizoctonia solani, which is found naturally in the soil. As its name implies, Large Patch Disease results in the formation of large patches of blighted turf that sometimes can… Read more »

Happy Administrative Professionals Day

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As with any service business such as LawnAmerica, we could not serve our customers in Oklahoma and our employees could not do their jobs without the excellent and professional work of folks behind the scenes at the office. Today we want to express a special Thank You to our office staff for the great job… Read more »

Bermudagrass Mites Out Again in Some Neighborhoods

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Bermudagrass Mite damage on a lawn. Bermudagrass Mites are becoming an ever-increasing problem in Oklahoma lawns. I’ve been caring for lawns for over 30 years in Oklahoma, and until a few years ago, mites were not that big of an issue. We don’t really know why they are increasing, but the changing weather patterns with… Read more »

How to Control Aphids in the Landscape

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Aphids are very small soft bodied insects found on many trees and shrubs in the Oklahoma landscape which can sometimes cause damage to plants. Some are wingless and others with wings, in colors from green, to red, brown, and black. Damage to plants is caused by their piercing-sucking mouthparts that piece the leaves of plants… Read more »