Late Summer Lawn Care

Turfgrass lawns of Kentucky bluegrass and other cool-season grasses benefit from proper mowing, overseeding, aeration, weed control and fertilization during late summer and early fall. Learn how to care for your lawn in late summer in the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Yard and Garden news release from August 27, 2021.


Aaron Steil Consumer Horticulture Extension Specialist

Aaron Steil is the consumer horticulture extension specialist at Iowa State University where he works with county Extension offices across the state to answer home gardening questions for all Iowans.  This includes information related to trees, shrubs, vegetables, fruits, herbs, perennials, ...

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