Finding the best turf for your home

It’s that time of year when we all become a little obsessed about our lawns.

This also happens to be the time that I start getting thousands of questions about grass. So I think its about time to put all of my knowledge out there so that you can grow the best turf possible for your home. The grass in our lawns is predominantly made up of just a few species. In cold-weather climates, we use Kentucky Bluegrass, Fescues and Ryegrass blend. It is important to know this because there are characteristics of each type of grass that impacts how it grows, what it needs and what likes to feed on it. You can’t compare the grass we grow to hot climates like Florida or the Caribbean, which grow and look very different.

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