Fun Facts About Zoysia Grass


posted on October 23rd, 2014 by

  Wow! Zoysia has been around for a long time. Did you know that zoysia was a staple grass from as far back as the 12th century in Southeast Asia, Japan and Korea? Zoysia grass has blanketed the Imperial Place grounds in Tokyo – Japan since the 14th century. Zoysia grass has been used for […]

Brown Grass in the Summer or Brown Grass in the Winter?


posted on September 25th, 2014 by

  This is a decision that has to be made when choosing what type of grass you want for your lawn. Someone once said, “No matter what type of grass you have you will have a brown lawn at some point of the year.” Why does the grass go brown? Depending on the type of […]

When Will I Have a Full Zoysia Lawn?


posted on August 21st, 2014 by

When establishing a zoysia lawn from plugs the length of time it takes for the plugs to completely fill and produce a full lawn depends on several factors. In most parts of our country it will take an average of 2-3 growing seasons to completely fill in. If you are in a warmer state that has […]

A Grass That Holds Up To Children and Pets!


posted on July 16th, 2014 by

                      Do you need a grass to stand up to the children playing and the dogs running? Some grasses are soft, some thicker and some are more durable. Zoysia is one grass that combines all three. A lawn filled with Amazoy zoysia grass is a good solution for heavy traffic areas.  Once Amazoy zoysia grass […]

Fertilizing Before the Heat of Summer


posted on June 24th, 2014 by

There is still time to apply another application of fertilizer to keep your lawn strong and healthy during the hot summer heat. Even though Amazoy zoysia grass will grow in virtually any soil from heavy clay to sandy, salty beach areas. It is obvious that your zoysia lawn will be its most luxurious and healthy […]

MOWING TIPS FOR A BEAUTIFUL AND HEALTHY LAWN


posted on May 15th, 2014 by

  For those that have Amazoy zoysia grass you know that mowing is no longer a huge chore. Amazoy zoysia grass is a slow growing grass and requires infrequent mowing. However, proper mowing practices are necessary to maintain an Amazoy zoysia lawn that is the envy of any neighborhood Whether you use a rotary or […]

Organic Solutions to Common Lawn Problems


posted on April 15th, 2014 by

With all of the chemicals being dumped into our waterways, the laws are changing more and more as to what can be applied to lawns. We all need to think about organic solutions for our lawn problems. Did you know there are competitively priced effective organic solutions for almost all of our lawn problems? Everything […]

Keeping Weeds Under Control


posted on March 26th, 2014 by

  Weeds! Weeds! Weeds!! How do you control them? Tried pulling, spraying, digging, etc. but they keep coming back! The first line of defense against the weed is to know what type of weed(s) you have.  Most weeds are either summer or winter annuals or perennials. Summer annual weeds emerge when the soil temperatures warm […]

WINTER WEATHER AND AMAZOY ZOYSIA GRASS


posted on March 14th, 2014 by

 BRRR!!!!! It sure has been a cold, snowy, icy winter and it keeps coming.  Who ever heard of us having a “Polar Vortex”?  It is amazing that a warm weather grass can withstand these types of conditions.  Not to worry, if you have Amazoy zoysia grass, it has not been nearly cold enough or icy […]

Most Common Suspects When Zoysia Plugs Don’t Grow


posted on March 11th, 2014 by

                   Why didn’t my plugs work, it says they will grow anywhere?  When this question is asked we play detective to find the reason why.   CSI Zoysia has a list of suspects, let’s investigate. Suspect #1 – Left in the Box Plant the plugs as soon as you can.  If you cannot plant right away, […]