Finally a Freeze!

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We finally experienced our first hard freeze of the fall on November 19th, which is really late in the season for us here in Oklahoma. So you can finally put your mower to bed for the season! Fescue may need a trim into late fall though, especially to help remove and chop up leaves on… Read more »

Brighten Your Christmas with LED Christmas Lights

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It’s hard to believe that Christmas is just around the corner, as the bermudagrass is still green and we’re still having to mow our lawns! Here at LawnAmerica, many of our staff have transformed into Christmas elves and busy installing Christmas lights for our customers. We’ve been installing lights for over 20 years now, and… Read more »

Tucking Your Lawnmower in for the Winter

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With the warm fall we’ve had in Oklahoma, we’ve been mowing lawns a lot deeper into the season.  The grass will be slowing down soon though with bermudagrass and zoysiagrass going into winter dormancy.  If you are done mowing for the year, it’s a good idea to service your mower before putting it away for… Read more »

Azaleas in Bloom

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It’s early November in Tulsa, and our azaleas in our front landscape are in full bloom! What’s up with that? With such a long stretch of warm weather into mid and now late fall, some plants such as my azaleas think it’s springtime I guess. It can be normal for some varieties to show a… Read more »

I Can’t Wait for Next Week

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Next week can’t come soon enough for many of us, as this long and nasty presidential race mercifully comes to an end. There are many important state and regional races and state questions to decide upon also, but it’s the presidential race that has dominated the headlines, with many of us scratching our heads as… Read more »