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A Seasonal Guide: Caring for Your Lawn Year-Round

Use this handy guide to keep your lawn and other outdoor spaces healthy throughout all four seasons.

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Lawn Care Plan

This planner outlines the different lawn care tasks that should be performed throughout the year. Follow these simple, seasonal guidelines to make sure your lawn looks healthy and green from January to December.

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Sowing Seed

Spring is also the ideal time for sowing seed. As the soil warms up, there is usually enough rain to support germination.

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Feeding

A spring feed is essential to keep the lawn looking green. There are many pre-packaged feeds available — the main ingredient is nitrogen, which encourages strong growth.

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