Thank You Very Much

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You can thank me for the recent rains we've had in Tulsa. Sure enough, every time we send aout a mass letter to all of our lawncare customers in Tulsa about a drought and the need to irrigate their lawns, it rains a bunch by the time they actually recieve the letter. After a long,… Read more »

Don’t Try This at Home

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Ornamental grasses are a great addition to the Tulsa landscape. Perennial summer grasses such as pampus grass, zebra grass, fountain grass, switch grass, maiden grass, and feather reed grass are some of my favorites. Annual fountain grass is a nice fast-growing grass with a reddish maroon color, but it will not survive the winters as… Read more »

Late Winter Pruning

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Now that the latest arctic blast has moved out of here, it's a great time to prune certain trees and shrubs in the Oklahoma landscape. Pruning is a way to help ensure long term health of the tree and remove branches that could be hazardous. The ideal time to prune is late winter just before… Read more »

Spring Weed-Control Begins Now

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With the great weather in late January, we are starting our Early Spring Weed-Control Treatment in the Tulsa area this week. Early on, we are using a new pre-emergent product named Specticle, from Bayer Chemical Company. We've used it in trail situations for over a year now. We applied Specticle last fall on most of… Read more »

Thinking of Doing Your Own Lawncare?

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Now that the arctic air has moved back north where it belongs, and the sun has returned, we can finally get some lawn care work done here at LawnAmerica. Pre-emergent for crabgrass and other summer annual weeds needs to be applied by April 1st, so with any good weather, we should be fine. My big… Read more »