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Bermuda killers

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by LandscapeMasterpieceGA, May 28, 2006.

  1. LandscapeMasterpieceGA

    LandscapeMasterpieceGA LawnSite Member
    Messages: 109

    I keep reading these posts on how lco's are murdering hybrid bermuda.
    Things i see lco's do to it everyday makes me cringe. Here's a mowing plan that will not fail. (this assumes a fertilized, well watered lawn)
    Spring-scalp and bag-charge for removal
    Thereafter mow as low as possible 1-1 1/2" max, April-June, depending on slope and scalping. A great way to make extra $$$$ is to sell leveling to customers who hate the scalping-(how expensive is sand, anyways?) REFUSE TO BAG!! Learn why mulching is the correct way to a great lawn, and explain scientifically to those little old ladies-(trust me they eat it up) Until it gets too hot and dry,(July-August) stay as low as possible.. Then maybe go to 2-2 1/2",ONLY IF YOU HAVE TO! (depending on lawn) and never go higher than that until dormancy. Leave the grass at this height through late fall and winter, it helps hold down the preemergents, scalp in spring,
    And the fert, squirt, and H20 is important too, I know. SELL!!!

    Right now my personal Tif 419 is cut at 1", DARK green, and mowed every 4 days. If you can sell customers on this plan (target golfers) BLING BLING$$$$

    By the way-91 today 94 tomorrow w/ a heat index of 98-HOTMFNATLANTA
  2. LandscapeMasterpieceGA

    LandscapeMasterpieceGA LawnSite Member
    Messages: 109

    should I retitle the thread?
  3. LandscapeMasterpieceGA

    LandscapeMasterpieceGA LawnSite Member
    Messages: 109

    well, its 93 today, 94 tomorrow. HOTlanta!

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