What are the black spots in St Augustine grass?

Answer A popular lawn grass in the southern United States, St. Augustine grass is vulnerable to forming unappealing dark leaf spots, called gray leaf spot. If not remedied, this can blight your entire law... Read More »

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How do I kill Bermuda grass in St. Augustine grass?

Pull it UpPull up the Bermuda grass by the roots in the summer. Mark the area where the grass was with a stake as you move through the yard. If you can't get all the roots up by hand, use a small h... Read More »

What Helps St. Augustine Grass Grow?

St. Augustine grass is a warm-season grass used for turf in mild coastal climates. Although it requires less water and pest management than other grass species, St. Augustine grass grows best when ... Read More »

What time of year do you plant St. Augustine grass?

St. Augustine grass can be planted any time of year, but the ideal time is during late fall, winter (if weather is warm) and spring. Planting St. Augustine grass before the temperature gets very ho... Read More »

Is centipede grass a st. augustine grass?

Centipede grass (Eremochloa ophiuroides) is not a St. Augustine grass (Stenotaphrum secundatum). Centipede grass is a lighter green, less shade tolerant and more cold tolerant then St. Augustine gr... Read More »