Crabgrass vs. Quackgrass: Identification & Differences (With Pictures)

Wondering which grass weed has invaded your lawn? Here’s a guide on the differences and similarities between crabgrass and quackgrass. We’ve included pictures to help you identify which of the two grass weeds you’re dealing with. Crabgrass is a warm-season perennial grass while quackgrass is a cool-season perennial grass. Crabgrass roots form a shallow crab-like … Read more

When to Apply Crabgrass Preventer (Timing Before or After Rain?)

When to apply crabgrass preventer

Most annual weeds such as crabgrass start to grow in the spring. During this season, the temperature of your lawn’s soil begins to warm up and provide a very good environment for germination. Apply crabgrass preventer early enough in spring. The best timing for applying crabgrass pre-emergent is when soil temperature is between 50°F and 55°F (just … Read more

Dallisgrass Vs Crabgrass – Identification, Pictures & Differences

For most homeowners, nothing is more thrilling than getting a good lawn. Sometimes they go to the extent of mowing it frequently, applying fertilizers, watering occasionally or just aerating the yard during spring or fall. Its quite a daunting task to maintain a lawn, and if you have tried doing it, you may have encountered … Read more