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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.
When to fertilize new grass seed?
Start by weeding the area that you will be planting in, then gently rake the top layer of soil to loosen it. This is when to fertilize new grass seed. You can apply fertilizer to the soil, or you can do it at the same time as while you spread grass seed.
Should I fertilize my lawn during a drought?
Avoid fertilizing your lawn during periods of drought. Most fertilizers need several waterings to soak into the soil, and allowing the fertilizer to sit on top of the lawn could burn the grass.
How much fertilizer should I Feed my lawn in the spring?
As growth may begin below or above this temperature range, keep an eye on your lawn and apply the fertilizer just as the grass starts turning green in the spring. Warm-season grasses should be fed three to four pounds of nitrogen-rich fertilizer per 1,000 square feet of lawn per year.