May 30, 2012
Kentucky bluegrass and other cool-season turfgrasses thrive in the cool temperatures and frequent rains of spring. However, the growing conditions for cool-season turfgrasses are usually much more difficult during the summer months. Hot, dry summer weather is stressful to cool-season turfgrasses. Fortunately, good cultural practices can help bluegrass lawns survive stressful summer weather.
With lilac bloom over for the season, gardeners may be wondering what can be done to bring more blooms to the landscape next spring. See the