Ask a Question forum→Spongy grass material

Views: 45, Replies: 1 » Jump to the end
Huntington Beach, CA
Jun 15, 2020 5:32 PM CST

I have tall fescue grass, and it appears some sort of other grass or disease is spreading all around. It doesn't look that bad, but there's definitely something going on and I'm not sure what it is. Any help would be appreciated.
Thumb of 2020-06-15/Matthewcurt/7272fd

Name: one-eye-luke US.Vet.
Texas (Zone 8a)
Quitter's never Win
Hummingbirder Birds Organic Gardener Dog Lover Cat Lover
Jun 16, 2020 12:30 AM CST
Often, the damage is due to "brown patch," a disease caused by the fungus Rhizoctonia solani. In summer, when nighttime temperatures are above 65 degrees F. and too much wet weather, fescue grass, most especially tall fescue, can develop yellow or brown patches of dead grass. Cut the water sprinklers off when it rains and don't water at night. Water in the mornings so the grass can dry out before night time. Only use a inch water a week.
NOT A EXPERT! Just a grow worm! I never met a plant I didn’t love.✌

« Homepage
« Back to the top
« Forums List
« Ask a Question forum
Only the members of the Members group may reply to this thread.

Member Login:

[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by EscondidoCal and is called "Echinopsis 'Los Angeles'"

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.