Service Area: Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Stafford and Ladysmith.

Grass Roots October Newsletter

Fall has arrived and so has the best time of year to take care of your lawn and landscaping. We have talked about why it is such a good time to rejuvenate your lawn and soil at this time of year. But did you know that Fall is also the perfect time for planting trees,...

Grass Roots September Newsletter

We can soon say goodbye to the heat and humidity of the past few months. Most of us are looking forward to some relief, especially for our lawns. This summer we had record-breaking heat in July and record-breaking rain in August. Our lawns have been severely stressed...

Watering your Tall Fescue Lawn

Summertime! Just when we most want our lawns to be thick, lush and green for outdoor activities, Mother Nature has other plans. She hits us with high temperatures, drought conditions, turf diseases, weeds and insects. Grass growth slows and thins, color fades and many...

Mowing your Tall Fescue Lawn

Most of the lawns in the Stafford, Spotsylvania, and Fredericksburg area are tall fescue grass. Tall fescue is a cool season grass. It grows well in the cooler weather of fall and spring. Optimum growth occurs at temperatures between 65° – 80°. Growth slows or stops...