Tips from Toby – Here Comes the Heat & Problems!
After receiving some very welcome rain the heat is back and that means some big problems for our lawns, landscape and foundations. With the high humidity followed by high heat comes lawn disease, heat stress and soil pulling away from the foundation of your home. These storms have left a lot of tree damage and stress. Is it time for a call to the pros to get them pruned? The other July treat is an appearance all over town by Japanese Beetles. These little boogers will eat pretty much anything green and are laying their eggs in our lawns right now. The pests act like grubs and eat away at the roots of plants and leaves, leaving lots of damage in their wake. Check out all you need to know to make sure this upcoming heat wave doesn’t do damage to your home, lawn and garden.
Toby Summer Lawn Disease Prevention Tip
With the wet conditions, high humidity, dull mower blades and wet grass the conditions are as high as they’ve been in years for an onslaught of Summer lawn disease. From Brown Patch to Fungus these disease spores can quickly turn a stunning lawn into a dying sea of brown and ugly. In this week’s tip, Toby shows you the steps to avoid disease problems and the simple products you can apply to keep your lawn healthy this Summer. Protect your lawn now from the disease problems that can destroy your entire lawn in a hurry!
Fungus & Disease
Higher overnight temps and the recent wave of humidity are the perfect cocktail for lawn disease and fungus. This week we show you great new products that pack a commercial punch to keep that lawn from being a disease patch! Hummert's new Eagle and T-Methyl are professional grade fungicides that are now available for all of us. If you've had fungus and disease problems in the past or want to avoid them all together - watch the tip now!