Bermudagrass…..the Preferred Turf for Oklahoma

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Bermudagrass, or Cynodon dactylon as my college professor would call it, is the most common turf type in Oklahoma lawns. Bermudagrass is warm-season, sun-loving grass, drought tolerant, wear tolerant, and fairly easy to grow. It’s usually established by sodding, laying rolls of existing turf on bare soil, to establish a lawn quickly. Certain varieties can… Read more »

The Dallisgrass Problem

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Dallisgrass clumps in bermudagrass Dallisgrass is one of the most troubling and challenging weeds now in Oklahoma. It’s a perennial grassy weed, often grows in clumps, with big broad leaves. If allowed to grow to produce seedheads, without timely mowing, it produces tall gangly looking seedheads with spiklets shooting out at the ends. Dallisgrass has… Read more »

Weed-n-Feed Woes

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At $59 for a 47 lb bag, this is a rip off. Just hire a professional! Many homeowners who try to do their own lawn care are subject to the weed-n-feed woes. They don’t realize it, or they would not even purchase this product at the big box stores. When one pays $59 to purchase… Read more »