Mowing after seeding

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by GreenthumbGA, Apr 28, 2008.

  1. GreenthumbGA

    GreenthumbGA LawnSite Member
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    How long after the grass has germinated is it safe to mow.
     
  2. GreenthumbGA

    GreenthumbGA LawnSite Member
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    this is centipede grass I am talking about.
     
  3. GreenthumbGA

    GreenthumbGA LawnSite Member
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    I am impressed, 70 views and now response....wow
     
  4. carcrz

    carcrz LawnSite Silver Member
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    when it's at cutting height. Don't take off more than 1/2" at a time if it's feasible.
     
  5. sunray237

    sunray237 LawnSite Member
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    I guess everyone is waiting for an answer, themselves!
     
  6. GreenthumbGA

    GreenthumbGA LawnSite Member
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    I was just concerned about damaging any grass that has not made it to height.
     
  7. DBL

    DBL LawnSite Silver Member
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    we dont cut it until it is atleast 4-5 healthy inches....and while growing my guys leave about a foot ring around the area
     

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