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Fall Lawn Maintenance Tips

Fall is here! Read up on a few fall lawn maintenance tips to help your lawn transition into cooler months ahead.

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Fall Maintenance Tips for Your Zoysia Lawn

Sod U compiles lawn maintenance tips for your zoysia lawn as fall approaches and we begin to transition to cooler temperatures.

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Summer Lawn Maintenance Tips

Summer Lawn Maintenance Tips

It’s time to get outside and enjoy the summer air! Show off your beautiful lawn when friends and family come over for a barbecue or poolside.

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Summer Maintenance Tips For Your Zoysia Lawn

Summer Maintenance Tips for Your Zoysia Lawn

With increasing outdoor temperatures comes changing soil conditions. Get your zoysia lawn ready for summer this year with these tips.

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Spring Maintenance Tips for Your Zoysia Lawn

This Sod U article compiles a list of spring lawn care tips to help your zoysia flourish into the warmer months ahead.

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Zoysia Vs St Augustine Grass

Turf Wars: Zoysia vs. St. Augustine

Sod University looks at the generic differences between zoysia and St. Augustine grasses and how they compare to one another.

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Insect Control in Your Zoysia Lawn

Find out which bugs, grubs and worms commonly plague zoysia grass lawns so that you know how to fight them off.

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Zoysia Versus Bermuda Grass Turf Wars

Turf Wars: Zoysia vs. Bermuda Grass

Sod University looks at the generic differences between zoysia and bermuda grasses and how they compare to one another.

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best low maintenance grass mowing lawn mower

The Best Grass for Low Maintenance

Looking to buy sod for your lawn? Sod University lists some of the top-rated turfgrasses for low maintenance.

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How to Care for New Zoysia Sod

Did you just install a new zoysia lawn? Congratulations! Learn all about how to care for new zoysia sod in this blog.

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Clover And Weeds In Grass Lawn Zoysia

Weed Control in Your Zoysia Lawn

Find information on common weeds in zoysia grass, cultural control methods, pre-emergent control methods and post-emergent control methods.

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St Augustine Grass Invading Growing Into Soil

How to Keep St. Augustine Out of EMPIRE Zoysia Lawns

Keep St. Augustine from growing into your EMPIRE Zoysia lawn with these cultural and chemical treatment tips.

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Girl Tree Swinging Lawn And Water Carolinas

The Best Grass for the Carolinas

If you live in the Carolinas and you’re looking to install grass […]

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Blue House Winter Dormant Grass

Winter Lawn Maintenance Tips

Although it is now winter, your grass is not dead! Maintenance practices are reduced right now, but your lawn still needs to be cared for.

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Palmetto St Augustine Shade Tolerance Lawn

The Best Grass for Shade in Florida

Check out the top three turfgrasses we recommend for shady conditions in the state of Florida in this Sod University blog.

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Latitude 36 Bermuda Grass Puppy Dog Playing

The Best Grass for Low Maintenance in Southern Texas

If you are looking to have the best lawn, look no further than our roundup of best low maintenance grasses for South Texas.

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Zoysia Grass Front Yard Of White House Home Lawn

Popular Zoysia Varieties

Zoysia is one of the most popular types of warm season grasses so homeowners are often excited to hear about the different options available.

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Close Up Of Grass Invading Bermudagrass And Centipede

How to Remove Invading Bermudagrass and Centipedegrass from a Zoysia Lawn

Sod U discusses how to remove unwanted bermudagrass or centipedegrass that aggressively invades zoysia lawns.

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Innovation Zoysia Grass Plug On Grass

What are Grass Plugs and How to Use Them

In this week’s blog post on Sod University, we explore some frequently asked questions on grass plugs and how/when to use them.

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Front Yard Of Empire Zoysia Grass

The Best Grass for Florida

Sod Solutions has a few turfgrass cultivars available that will really flourish and thrive in Florida’s tropical climate.

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Front Yard Of Empire Zoysia Lawn

Mowing EMPIRE Turf Zoysiagrass with a Rotary Mower

The ideal mowing height for EMPIRE is between one and two inches, but this does not mean you have to purchase a reel mower when installing EMPIRE sod.

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Fall Grass Plugs

Fall Grass Plugs Update

It’s been just six months since we planted our grass plugs at the office and we’re using Lawnifi and keeping them well watered.

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Empire Zoysia Grass Large Home Front Yard Florida

EMPIRE Zoysia: Breeder Profile

Roberto Gurgel, the Executive Director of Research at Sod Solutions, is the recognized breeder of EMPIRE Zoysia.

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EMPIRE Zoysia Challenge: Quiz & Prize

Do you know how to take care of your EMPIRE zoysiagrass like a lawn professional? Put yourself to the test and enter to win a free EMPIRE hat!

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Latitude 36 Track Field

Latitude 36 & NorthBridge Bermudagrass: Breeder Profile

The following interview shares a little bit about Dr. Wu’s path to Latitude 36 & NorthBridge Bermudagrass research and development.

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Empire Zoysia Home Lawn

The First Mow of the Spring for EMPIRE

One of the most important guidelines for maintaining a healthy EMPIRE Turf lawn is proper mowing. Sod Solutions recommends a buzz-cut in mid-March.

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Innovation Zoysia Grass Close Up With Logo

Innovation Zoysiagrass: A New High Quality Variety From Texas A&M and Kansas State

Innovation boasts cold hardiness equal to the current transition zone standard, but features finer leaf texture and better density.

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Close Up Angle Of Zoysia Grass

All About Zoysia Sod

Learn about all the different key characteristics and traits about zoysiagrass as you continue to plan for a new lawn.

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Cool Season Grass Zone And Warm Season Grass Zone Map United States

The Difference Between Warm and Cool Season Turfgrass Varieties

When choosing a grass, it is important to have a good understanding of warm season vs. cool season turfgrass varieties.

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