Fried Lawns 2001

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by LAWNGODFATHER, Aug 9, 2001.

  1. OK we have seen green stripes
    Now it’s time to see some fried or burned out lawns
    Don’t be embarrassed
    Every one has some fried lawns. Lets see them
    Lets see what’s out there

    LGF:blob1:
     
  2. Lawn-Scapes

    Lawn-Scapes LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,810

    I don't have any pictures to show... but I do have a couple of fried lawns.

    I picked up a new lawn today :) .... but may not be able to start cutting 'til next April... completely toasted :cry:
     
  3. GreenQuest Lawn

    GreenQuest Lawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 822

    HA!

    I will get some pics for this thread.

    The lawns are not as dry as July but some are still bad.

    here is one from around July 15 to get us started.

    I posted this a few weeks back the lawn started on fire from a cigarette butt.

    lawn toast.jpg
     
  4. awm

    awm LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,354

    i live near locust nc. last nite we got a 3 hr steady downpour.
    im thinking everythings alright .not one customer got any rain at al from what i coul tell today. beats heck outa me:mad: :(
     
  5. jnjnlc

    jnjnlc LawnSite Member
    Posts: 231

    You lucky dog, awm. Here in Matthews we go zero, nada, none, not even a drop.

    I came home today and it poured down just as I turned into my driveway. By the time I got to my garage it stopped. And my driveway is not that long.

    I will take some pictures for this one. I can find plenty. It is dry around here.
     
  6. Ok every one is to embarressed except one

    I will be posting mine this weekend

    We all want to see some of yours

    Come on this is for fun. Not like your customers are going to see.

    LGF:blob1:
     
  7. Todd I still see some green left in there it still has some life left

    You going to mow that tomorrow? hee hee

    LGF:blob1:
     
  8. GreenQuest Lawn

    GreenQuest Lawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 822

    I should have taken more pics in July,

    The little bit of rain along with everybody finally cranking up their irrigation has brought them back some.

    I have one in mind (won't be there till Thurs) but I have not mowed it since 7/5. The trees in there lawn have all turned brown and are dropping their leaves.

    I have called them and told them they need to water but must be they are too busy.

    I will take some more pics this week.
     
  9. dhicks

    dhicks Member
    Posts: 771

    Well here is one of my Shreded Wheat lawns. I have cut the resolution down and the file ia about 70K. I think you will get the idea of our drought conditions. Thank God it started to rain on Saturday.

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    I figured it might as well show up here. :)
    Edited by Eric ELM
     
  10. skipwatson

    skipwatson LawnSite Member
    Posts: 71

    Great striping! Great view, too.
     

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