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MAD whacker
11-14-2011, 01:09 AM
im going to post a link to a web site i find informative and helpful .

http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/hort/consumer/factsheets/trees-new/index.html

this is a trees fact sheet and has links to fert/lime treatments and even pruning tips.


ill be sure to keep this thread current and will post links or studys as i find them, and welcom others to do the same . one request though is no spam.

this could turn into a very useful and knowledgable thread with your participation ,

thx in advance,

MAD whacker.

MAD whacker
11-14-2011, 01:20 AM
http://groups.dcn.org/wtf/trees-town-newpaper-articles/d


heres one that gives charicteristics as well as pros and cons of tree types.

http://selectree.calpoly.edu/

MAD whacker
11-14-2011, 01:34 AM
http://www.landscape-america.com/grasses/sod.html


here is a link to some sod care info . you could print this out and give it to customers so they understand the sod rooting/settling process.

MAD whacker
11-14-2011, 01:37 AM
http://www.landscape-america.com/lawns/lawncare/maintenance/fertilization/fertilizer_myths.html

in this link we look over 6 myths of fert treatments that can do more harm than good.

MAD whacker
11-14-2011, 01:54 AM
i am a big fan of LandScape-America and read articles and gather info from this site regularly . I find myself attracted to the easy to read and thoughtful type of info found here.


http://www.landscape-america.com/lawns/good_lawns.html


reasons and observations on why a good lawn is a GOOD LAWN.

these are some points of lawncare that you could bring to a customer and leave them with to have your services sell themselves.

cpllawncare
11-14-2011, 05:48 PM
Very useful info thanks!

MAD whacker
11-16-2011, 08:38 AM
here is a great site that talks about the aeration process.

http://www.landscapingideasonline.com/aerate-your-lawn.php

MAD whacker
11-16-2011, 09:54 AM
here is a .pdf ive found on the tennesse hort website.

https://utextension.tennessee.edu/publications/Documents/PB1637.pdf

if you ever get confused on the formulas or when and how much to use this info should

MAD whacker
11-16-2011, 12:41 PM
here is a .pdf of nitrogen applications and theory of.

http://www.rainbowplantfood.com/agronomics/efu/nitrogen.pdf

MAD whacker
11-16-2011, 12:47 PM
here is a .pdf on phosphorus . what it does and why plants need it.

http://www.rainbowplantfood.com/agronomics/efu/phosphorus.pdf

MAD whacker
11-16-2011, 01:17 PM
here are some calculations , definitions, and measurements .

http://www.rainbowplantfood.com/agronomics/efu/appendices.pdf

MAD whacker
12-01-2011, 08:11 PM
http://www.gardenplace.com/content/calculator/seeds.html

here is a site with grass types and their characteristics.