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Large Dead Patch in my lawn

Posted by stevej72 RI (My Page) on
Fri, May 2, 14 at 20:22

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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RE: Large Dead Patch in my lawn

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


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RE: Large Dead Patch in my lawn

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.


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