search sponsored by:
Advanced Search

The Green Industry's Resource Center

Old 01-12-2013, 10:22 AM
clayslandscape clayslandscape is offline
LawnSite Senior Member
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: Blackstone, Va.
Posts: 443
Winter Yellowing Lawn

The lawn shown has just recently begun turning a bit yellow. It is a mix of all Tall Turf Fescues and a very little mix annual rye for winter color. The lawn goes through a good fertilization and lime regiment and even had ironite sprayed on it in early fall.

I feel like our weather lately has caused this yellowing. It has been rainy and cloudy. we have had a fair about of rain here.

Should I apply some more fertilizer or iron or just leave it be?
Attached Images
Reply With Quote
Old 01-12-2013, 10:55 AM
grassmasterswilson grassmasterswilson is online now
LawnSite Platinum Member
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: nc
Posts: 4,134
I start to see some of this in late winter. It always appears that some cold weather and Fert being used up is the culprit.

Everything seems to recover with our round 1 Fert app
GrassMasters, LLC
Wilson, NC
Reply With Quote
Old 01-25-2013, 05:18 PM
precision8m precision8m is online now
LawnSite Senior Member
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Greenville, SC
Posts: 336
If you have done your nitrogen treatments, check about fungus. This is the typical culprit if sufficient fertilizers have been applied.
Walker, Toro, Stihl
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Layout Style:

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1998 - 2012, LawnSite.comô - Moose River Media
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 12:06 AM.

Page generated in 0.06262 seconds with 9 queries