The Super-Sod Blog

In a quest to improve lawns across the Southeast, the Super-Sod team posts fresh biweekly blog content. With these posts, we share our passion for achieving Lifetime Lawns. 

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September Lawn Tips

Published on September 10, 2018

Zoysia, Bermuda, and Centipede Tips

  • We're sure you want a weed-free lawn this winter so we're writing to remind you it's time to apply pre-emergent weed control to your established warm-season lawn. We recommend pre-emergent with no nitrogen...

Qualities to Look for when Buying Fescue Seed

Published on September 6, 2018

You know not all products are created equal, and sometimes that’s easy to see. You can feel a loaf of bread to make sure it’s not stale. You open the carton of eggs while standing by the refrigerator case to make sure none are broken. But it’s...

July Lawn Tips

Published on July 17, 2018

 

Hot Weather Mowing Tips 

Get Mowing

Put mowing on the top of your to-do list!

Grass is growing in full glory and the weekly rainstorms make it difficult to mow your lawn. Prioritize mowing when nature allows and mow your lawn as often as...

Five Years of Fescue Grass Care

Published on September 27, 2017

By Mike Kephart, Guest Blogger and Super-Sod Sales Enablement

For all of my 30 plus years working with turfgrass, in all the places we've lived, it’s been warm-season lawns except the five years when we lived in the Kansas City area.

Our home...

3 Differences Between Warm- and Cool-Season Grass Seed

Published on August 30, 2017

If you just relocated to a new house with an unfamiliar lawn, congratulations on that big decision! However, you may be switching care requirements from warm season to cool season grass or vice versa.  Super-Sod experts regularly answer questions...

The Best Times to Apply Fertilizer

Published on May 28, 2017

 

Whether you’re a seasoned turfgrass fanatic or a first-time lawn owner, fertilizer schedules aren’t always the easiest to track throughout the year. Have no fear! We’re here to help you keep up with when to fertilize your lawn, what type of...

Late April Lawn Tips 2016

Published on April 21, 2016

April Lawn Tips for Warm Season Lawns

  • Prepare to fertilize your warm-season lawn (Zoysia, Bermuda, Centipede) after it has fully greened up. In the most southerly areas, soil temperatures are warm enough to fertilize the warm season grasses (soil...

Apply Lawn Fungicide to Tall Fescue in Summer

Published on July 9, 2015

The experts at Super-Sod of Hendersonville, North Carolina, tell us their recommendations for applying preventative lawn fungicide to Tall Fescue lawns during the summer months.

The Beauty of Farming Elite Tall Fescue Sod

Published on November 26, 2014

Misty, verdant, morning. Elite Tall Fescue sod field, September 29th, 2014.

New DIY Video: Sowing Elite Tall Fescue Seed

Published on October 22, 2014

Our new DIY video was completed just in time to help with growing Tall Fescue lawns from seed! We have complete written DIY instructions, but all the steps are shown in this video too.

October Tall Fescue Lawn Care Tips

Published on October 21, 2014
This Elite Tall Fescue lawn is overseeded every autumn.
 

 

As the weather cools, it's time to plant Elite Tall Fescue sod and seed. It's Fescue Time!