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Rough Bluegrass and Canadian Bluegrass

Rough Bluegrass and Canadian Bluegrass

Image by Rasbak – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=138143 Rough Bluegrass Rough bluegrass (Poa trivialis) and Canadian bluegrass (Poa compressa) are perennial grasses that prefer cool, wet conditions and are considered...
Root and Foliar Diseases and Treatments

Root and Foliar Diseases and Treatments

Image by Bevegelsesmengde – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=10712563 Root Diseases Root diseases can greatly harm lawns, but cultural practices that enhance root growth (such as core aeration, improved drainage, and higher...
Microstegium

Microstegium

Biology Microstegium (also known as jewgrass) is a summer annual grass native to Asia. It was used as packing material for porcelain from China and this may have been how it was introduced into the U.S. It was first discovered in the United States in Tennessee in...
Integrated Pest Management

Integrated Pest Management

Integrated pest management (IPM) combines appropriate pest-control tactics (biological, cultural and chemical controls) into a single strategy to reduce pests and their damage to an acceptable level. IPM offers the possibility of improving your lawn while minimizing...
Controlling Lawn Disease

Controlling Lawn Disease

Northern Virginia is known for hot, humid summers. In addition to the problems of drought and heat stress, the weather creates prime conditions for the spread of lawn disease. The pathogens that cause lawn disease are everywhere. Whether they become active and cause...