Will stressed grass come back?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by Pulpit46227, Jul 1, 2003.

  1. Pulpit46227

    Pulpit46227 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 30

    It's getting dry here. I recommended to a customer to skip a week of mowing becuase her lawn was dry and didn't want to run the mower over it. Sure enough, this week there were some tire tracks that left stressed grass. Looks just like fertilizer burn, but it's not. Will the the stressed grass come back with the proper amount of watering?
     
  2. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 9,501

    Most of the time it will come back.
     
  3. nlminc

    nlminc LawnSite Bronze Member
    from GA
    Posts: 1,671

    Ususally stressed grass will come back, water the heck out of it.

    Most of us are probably wonderin if floating grass will come back! :D
     
  4. I'd posted this pic earlier in the season thinking this homeowner had killed his lawn for sure. It all came back! But that was in the spring.

    dead lawn3.jpg
     

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