It's spring in Savannah, GA. That means it's time to wash the yellow gook off your car, and start working about lawn fungus. Gro-Masters has been a trusted lawn care service in Savanannah, GA for over 20 years. This is our second article about lawn fungus. To see the first lawn fungus article with descriptions of different lawn funguses, click here.
Lawn fungus is a very common, potentially devastating problem threatening your lawn. In fact, many lawn diseases begin as a result of fungus infestation. Gro-Masters has been a trusted lawn care service in Savanannah, GA for over 20 years. We have prepared this article to help Savannah, home owners better understand their lawns and what affects them.
Typically, lawn fungus is caused by unaerated soil, over-watering and/or under or over fertilizing. But one of the most common contributors to lawn fungus is humidity and high temperatures, which pretty much characterizes the climate in Savannah, Georgia. Here are some signs to look for:
The proper irrigation, or a good summer rain, are exactly what you need to keep your lawn green in the summer, but these conditions can also be optimum for the growth of mushrooms. Lawn mushrooms typically occur when there is some decaying matter under the soil, most often the roots of a tree that was cut down.