Trugreen Buying Scott’s and What That Means

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Happy new year! It’s the middle of winter here at LawnAmerica, and spring is coming soon, so my first blog post of the season. Pretty boring stuff really as it pertains to lawns and landcapes now, as it’s too cold to do much of anything outside. We’re getting ready to begins treating lawns here in… Read more »

Global Warming and Oklahoma Lawns

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Today we will tie a record in Tulsa for the longest stretch of days where the temperature stays above freezing, being the 257th straight day where that happens. Way back on March 6th was the last time the local temperature dropped below 32 degrees here. It’s likely we will break the record since records have… Read more »

The Final Mowing of the Season!

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With fall firmly entrenched and winter right around the corner now, bermudagrass and zoysiagrass are turning brown and slowing down their growth. As soon as we see our first good freeze, the turf will turn totally brown, often with a wavy pattern of green and brown stripes running through the turf. The good news is… Read more »

Halloween is Gone, Christmas is Here.

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What a difference a weekend makes. Just few short days ago we had mummies, super heroes, and princesses roaming the streets asking for candy. Everyone was carving their coolest pumpkin. Stores were a sea of orange, black and purple. Almost overnight though the cobwebs and spooky displays have given way to the festive red and… Read more »

Is Bermudagrass Turning Dormant Already?

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Warm-season turf such as bermudagrass and zoysiagrass typically begin shutting down for the season, turning brown, and going into dormancy in late October as the weather turns colder. The first hard freeze in early November typically will then turn green grass blades totally brown, often in splotchy patterns across the turf. Here we are in… Read more »