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Old 03-17-2011, 06:55 PM
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My 2c after a lot of thought and reading here and elsewhere is that it simply isn't green really to plant a lawn.

You can take care of the lawn using green principles, and once you learn the ins and outs can do it very well. But planting the initial lawn -- versus say more naturally dominant weeds or groundcover in and of itself is a choice to be less green than you could be

So imo, suck it up, be green as soon as it comes in but until then use best practices followed by the pros here to get the lawn installed as quickly as possible. Roundup, wait, till it all, round up again, wait, then plant is what I've learned. Then, if you choose, never again use chemicals that aren't natural.
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Old 03-17-2011, 08:47 PM
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Lawns will be "green" eventually
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If I'm not mistaken Bill, that looks like mock strawberry to me (Potentilla indica)
This.... is an example of why people don't like you, Kiril.
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Old 03-18-2011, 11:51 PM
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Old 03-19-2011, 12:39 PM
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You're both right!
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Old 03-19-2011, 12:41 PM
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Old 03-19-2011, 01:00 PM
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I know you are, but what am I?? Na nanana na.

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Old 03-19-2011, 01:07 PM
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I know you are, but what am I?? Na nanana na.

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Old 03-19-2011, 02:32 PM
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[QUOTE=ChiTownAmateur;3943360]My 2c after a lot of thought and reading here and elsewhere is that it simply isn't green really to plant a lawn./QUOTE]

intresting.....mine always come up green...., why what colors are your lawns?
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