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Lawn

A beautiful lawn is desirable for any homeowner. With the advice of WVU Extension Service experts, learn the ins and outs of lawn upkeep.

seeding the lawn

Choosing the Right Seed

 
establishing a law

Establishing a Lawn

 
lawn mower safety

Lawn Mower Safety

 
liming the lawn

Liming the Lawn

 
maintaining a new lawn

Maintaining a New Lawn

 
Mulching before germination of winter annuals, such as hairy bittercress (Cardamine hirsuta), in early fall prevents weed infestations during subsequent spring; remove germinated seedlings prior to applying mulch. (Photo credit: R. Chandran)

Mulch in Fall to Prevent Spring Weeds

 
 Lawn Tips

Tips to Avoid Lawn Problems

 
shady trufgrass

Turfgrass in Shady Areas