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.
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 >
Lawns should be dethatched when the grass is actively growing, but before the grass is in its strongest growth period. Lawns should also be slightly moist so that the turf is not pulled up by the roots.Full Answer >
Reseed a lawn by dethatching the lawn to remove dead grass, planting the seed with a slit seeder, and fertilizing the lawn. Water the lawn to start the germination of the seed.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 >