Help with lawn repair

NorcoMay 5, 2014

Basically I need advice repairing my lawn have tried seeding (grew in too thick and killed the new grass and the surrounding grass off.) Also as you can see in the picture I have tried patch master (recycled mulch, premium seed, fertilizer) about a week ago (doesn't seem to be doing anything other than looking terrible.)

The rest of the lawn besides these spots of dead grass / bare spots is very beautiful and my neighbors lawns are outstanding I could really use someone's help in resolving this issue. Thank you in advance for taking time to read this post.

Location: Waxhaw, NC

Today's High: 85ðF (All Day)
Today's Low: 61ð (After Dark - Night)
Humidity: 45%

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dchall_san_antonio(8 San Antonio)

Why do you think the grass died there? Usually bare spots can be explained by standing water, too little water, or shade. I have seen mystery spots that, it turns out, were caused by parking a car such that the exhaust blowing out cooked the grass. Another possibility is a chemical or fertilizer spill. I'm thinking that whatever killed the grass there in the first place is preventing the new grass from establishing.

How are you watering the Patch Master?

    Bookmark   May 7, 2014 at 5:43PM
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