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I'm so piiiiissed

Discussion in 'Homeowner Assistance Forum' started by horsegoer, Sep 21, 2012.

  1. horsegoer

    horsegoer LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    I just plant new sod about a month ago and it was coming in beautifully. I mowed it a 1/3 about a week ago. Then I read I could use a low nitrogen fertilizer and I did and it burned in some spots. From what I read I can't do anything but water it. Is is true? Any recommendations? I'm really upset. Thanks
  2. Goldendog

    Goldendog LawnSite Member
    Messages: 111

    Water it like crazy! Unless you fertilized too much it shouldn't have burned.
  3. Shawn S

    Shawn S LawnSite Member
    Messages: 87

    When did you fertilize it?
  4. horsegoer

    horsegoer LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    Last weekend! Thanks
  5. DA Quality Lawn & YS

    DA Quality Lawn & YS LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,137

    What did you use? Any high quality synthetic fert with a moderate to high level of slow release N would not burn new sod like that. Did you use straight urea or something?

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