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LAWNGODFATHER
08-03-2001, 02:56 AM
Most of you have posted your stripes

Now with dryer and hotter weather itís time to see those Zoysia Stripes

If you can!


LGF:blob1:

Richard Martin
08-03-2001, 05:20 AM
See my pic in this thread:

http://www.lawnsite.com/showthread.php?threadid=18367

Those stripes (the good ones) were done with My Exmark 36" on a non-irrigated lawn.

clhartma
08-03-2001, 03:56 PM
Richard
How do you get your exmark 36" to stripe like that? Does it have a striping kit? Just wondering because i also got one and it wont stripe at all. Thanks

Richard Martin
08-04-2001, 11:26 AM
I have double blades on it and a mudflap. I will post a pic later so you can see the mudflap.

LAWNGODFATHER
08-04-2001, 04:54 PM
I'm going to take my pics today

Just got a new dig. camcorder

What nobody can stripe Zoysia but me and one other?:cry:

LGF :blob1:

LAWNGODFATHER
08-06-2001, 07:25 AM
Here is an all Zoysia lawn

Who said you can't stripe Zoysia

This lawn was cut Thursday. Pic taken Sunday night

Lawn does not have an irrigation system and no one there to water

Till I started on this lawn TG/CL was destroying it
No work done on it but fertilize and kept weeds sprayed

And like I said on stripes 2001 no help striping. Just a box stock mower

LGF:blob1:

Premo Services
08-06-2001, 09:00 AM
LAWNGODFATHER

Zoysia lawns are a lighter green than fescue, but do stripe quite nice!!!!!!:D

TotalLawn
08-07-2001, 01:43 AM
What's water?!?! Haven't heard that word in a LONG time!!!

Anyone got some to spare?

LAWNGODFATHER
08-11-2001, 03:24 AM
Only 2 pics one I can't get to load ant he other is mine.

Come on were are the Zoysia pics!

Or I guess no one can stripe them then!

Come on I know some one else can stripe Zoysia!

LGF:blob1:

LawnSmith
08-11-2001, 11:03 AM
yeah lots of people can stripe Zoysia, and Bermuda. look at all the golf courses, they stripe like mad. heck, my old high school football field was Bermuda and it striped nicely with an old crusty JD 5 reeled mower. you can get anything to stripe with eough training. give me a month and i could have a crabgrass yard looking like 100 bucks.

LAWNGODFATHER
08-11-2001, 02:32 PM
I would like to see that LawnSmith

LGF:blob1:

LawnSmith
08-11-2001, 05:15 PM
c'mon down to KY, i will show you one of my "mostly" crabgrass, oxalis, plantain, and clover filled yards that stripes up pretty good.

LAWNGODFATHER
08-11-2001, 05:16 PM
Post some pics so we can all see

LGF:blob1:

SLS
08-12-2001, 03:44 PM
It took a while but here they are!

First off...two pics of my lawn. I think it's Meyer and right now it ain't perfect. It was ignored the last 40 years but I'm working on it. Cut at 3'' with a Lazer 60''.

http://members.aol.com/hifiparty/zoy1.jpg

A shot from the roof...

http://members.aol.com/hifiparty/zoy2.jpg

Next up is a client's lawn. "Emerald" zoysia...I was told. Cut at 4".

http://members.aol.com/hifiparty/zoy3.jpg



Out of 30 accounts these are the only Zoyia I cut...the rest is mostly fescue, rye, bermuda, WEEDS, etc......

Sorry that they are 'fuzzy'...this is "Hi-Res" on a cheap Epsom PC550..:rolleyes:

Keep 'em coming!

LAWNGODFATHER
08-12-2001, 03:47 PM
Sorry V Smith can you put them under attached files i can't get them to come up

LGF

SLS
08-12-2001, 03:51 PM
Fixed. :cool:

LAWNGODFATHER
08-12-2001, 03:59 PM
Nice!

Hey Eric where's yours.:D lol
We can't leave you out of this.

LGF:blob1:

SLS
08-12-2001, 10:29 PM
My lawn HAD lots of clover and plantain until recently...it's now on the road to recovery with all this rain we've been getting lately. Amazing what a little Spectracide "Weed Stop" in a backpack sprayer will do on zoysia. :)

Funny thing...the Exmark did stripe the weeds pretty good at 2 inches. :D

C'mon people...show your zoysia!

Eric ELM
08-12-2001, 10:43 PM
LGF, zoysia sounds like a disease. :)

Sorry, we don't have that up here or I'd be showing you. ;)

LAWNGODFATHER
08-12-2001, 11:14 PM
Sorry Eric you are missing out on this one

But you can come down here and help with the PGA in September

They have a lot of Zoyzia and Bent Grass at the County Club

I was asked to cut for the 2 week prior to the PGA

LGF:blob1: