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How often should you add fertilizer to your lawn?
Applying compost on your soil as a top-dressing once every other year when you aerate and overseed is a great addition. You鈥檒l strengthen your soil and prevent the need for frequent store-bought fertilizer. Whichever fertilizer you choose, make sure it matches your lawn鈥檚 unique requirements.
What is the best time of day to fertilize a lawn?
The best time of day to fertilize a lawn is morning because that’s when the temperature is cooler and the grass is moist with dew. Heat and dryness are your enemies when fertilizing your lawn. Even without hot temperatures, applying chemical fertilizers to grass exposes it to the danger of burning.
Can you fertilize your lawn too much?
It鈥檚 very easy to fertilize your lawn too much. Fertilizing your lawn with too much fertilizer in one application or not allowing enough time between applications, leads to three problems. Lawn burn 鈥?Brown or yellow patches of grass will appear on your lawn in the areas that have had too much nitrogen.
How often should you apply crabgrass fertilizer to your lawn?
You will only need to apply these once every 12 weeks while the lawn becomes established. It鈥檚 also worth mentioning that if you apply a crabgrass preemergent fertilizer or a regular weed and feed, ensure that you have waited four weeks before sowing your new grass seed.