Large Dead Patch in my lawn

stevej72May 2, 2014

Does any one have advise for this large dead patch in my backyard lawn. I live in RI. The lawn looked great last June and July. It started to get dry in august.

I was hoping it would come back this season but looks pretty bad. I over seeded and fertilized about 3 weeks ago. The weather has not been great in New England yet.

It looked great last summer so not sure what happened

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stevej72

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    Bookmark   May 2, 2014 at 8:24PM
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dchall_san_antonio(8 San Antonio)

Were you still watering it when it got dry? How often and for how long?

    Bookmark   May 2, 2014 at 8:24PM
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stevej72

I was still watering. August got very hot as I recall. I think I watered for about 25 minutes , 3 times a week. I set the sprinkler system for early morning(5am) to prevent loss from the heat.

    Bookmark   May 2, 2014 at 8:28PM
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