Regional Gardening Reports :: National Gardening Association

Western Mountains and High Plains

March, 2007
Regional Report

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Cornell University Turfgrass Program
Explore some of the most up-to-date information on lawn care from Cornell University Turfgrass Program, including grass varieties, pest control, watering, and soon to come -- caring for a lawn without pesticides.


The New Lawn Expert, by D.G. Hessayon (Sterling Publishing, 1997; $14.95), is a well-known book that covers the many aspects of lawn care including watering, mowing, fertilizing, raking, aeration, and much more. It has helpful tips on diagnosing and dealing with lawn problems. You will find a lawn care program and calendar to help you maintain a healthy lawn, and even information on synthetic lawns.


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