Mystery

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by Keegan, Jul 17, 2006.

  1. Keegan

    Keegan LawnSite Senior Member
    from CT
    Posts: 606

    In April I did some re seeding in a customers lawn. I got a call that while she was awy last week the grass in between her flagstones completely died while the other areas are fine. I looked at it and it looks like wet straw.
    Any ideas of what this may be?

    Thanks!!
     
  2. lawnspecialties

    lawnspecialties LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,513

    Forgive me, what's a flagstone?
     
  3. dvmcmrhp52

    dvmcmrhp52 LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Pa.
    Posts: 4,205

    If it's been as hot there as here lately and if the flagstone has a bed or base underneath it then the combination of heat absorption by the stone and the
    base underneath the stone acting as drainage and not giving the seed a real place for root growth would possibly do it.
     

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