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 […]


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, […]

Getting Lawn Ready for Spring

posted on February 14th, 2014 by

With spring at our heels, it is time to start preparing our lawns for the summer months ahead.  Spring maintenance will help you to have a beautiful, healthy, green lawn this year.  To get started it is best to de-thatch your lawn, once it has greened up.  It is helpful to remove dead leaves and […]

When Is The Best Time To Plant Zoysia?

posted on January 14th, 2014 by

                                     When Is The Best Time To Plant Zoysia? Everyone knows fall is a great time to plant grass.  No, I hear spring is the best and we all know you don’t plant during the hot summer months. Wait a minute this is Amazoy zoysia grass plugs! The planting time for zoysia grass plugs is […]

What is the Big Deal About Soil pH? part 2

posted on December 3rd, 2013 by

How do I know what my soil pH is? Do I need to change it?  How do I correct it? Answers and solutions to these questions are very easy! Different plants prefer different soil pH levels.  For zoysia grass the recommended soil pH levels are between 6 and 7. To find out the level of […]

What Is the Big Deal about Soil PH? – Part 1

posted on October 30th, 2013 by

   What is soil pH?  What are the numbers about? What does it do?    Most of us do not realize the importance of the proper soil pH or what it is.  The soil pH is the acidity level of your soil, which allows your plants to take up the necessary nutrients from the soil.  […]

Final Fall Chores for Your Zoysia Lawn

posted on October 4th, 2013 by

It is fall already, where did the summer go?  As we start to approach the cooler weather our lawn chores, at least if you have a zoysia lawn, becomes much less. This is the time of the year you can enjoy some outside activities or just sit back and relax! This is one of the […]

Fall Pre-emergent Weed Control

posted on August 29th, 2013 by

Don’t attack the weed, kill the seed. A pre-emergent weed killer applied in the spring and fall will help eliminate most weeds before the weed emerges by killing the weed seeds.   Fall weed controls the winter annuals which germinate in autumn or winter, then bloom in winter or spring. Some of the most common winter […]