To get rid of mushrooms in the lawn, pick them or mow the are they are in as soon as they appear, then aerate the lawn to improve drainage and prune trees to increase sunlight exposure for the lawn. Although fungicides can eliminate fungal infections on plants, they do not get rid of mushrooms growing in a lawn.Know More
Mushrooms are not dangerous for a lawn. They are considered an unsightly blight on the grass, however, which is why most homeowners want to eliminate them.
Overseed a lawn by preparing the grass, aerating the soil, spreading the seed, fertilizing and watering. You need a lawn mower, a core aerator or pitchfork, grass seed, fertilizer and a fertilizer spreader.Full Answer >
The best time to lime the lawn is before planting seeds on prepared soil. Lime can be applied any time to a lawn that is already growing.Full Answer >
The best time to power rake a lawn is in the spring between March and May. Power raking does cause some damage to the grass, so completing it in the spring gives the grass time to recover before extreme weather conditions may arise.Full Answer >
Fertilize a lawn every six to eight weeks during its growing season. Each type of lawn has a different active season. There are two types of lawns, those with warm-season grasses and those with cool-season grasses. Ask a landscaper to determine which type of grass is in the lawn, and fertilize accordingly.Full Answer >