Florida Lawn Handbook
This 172 page handbook is written in practical language by UF/IFAS turfgrass experts. It offers the most current lawn management information with color photographs of various grass types, weeds, diseases and insects. Chapters cover selection, establishment, and maintenance for each type of lawn; soil analysis and fertilization; yearly calendars for lawn care and culture; mowing, watering, and calibrating sprinkler systems and fertilizer spreaders; overseeding for winter color; preparing a lawn for drought and low temperatures; safe pesticide application and use; the latest integrated pest management strategies; organic lawn care; and complete, illustrated diagnostic information for weeds, diseases, insect problems, nematodes, and other pests. Whether you’re an amateur or a pro, the handbook is an invaluable aid to growing a beautiful, healthy Florida lawn. Price is $19.95 plus sales tax and shipping charges.
A well-worn copy of The Florida Lawn Handbook. Photo Credits: Carrie Stevenson