Lawn Problem

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by 2menandamower, Aug 9, 2008.

  1. 2menandamower

    2menandamower LawnSite Member
    Messages: 247

    Can Anyone tell me what is going on in this lawn. These pics are of the same yard that I have been taking care of for the last 3 years and now this. Last app was 15-3-7 fert only. I have not done any weed control apps due to the heat. Any help welcome.... The shrub is on the same corner as the area of the lawn that is giving me problems. I am thinking insect problem, Grubs, Or Fungus.??????
  2. prizeprop

    prizeprop LawnSite Senior Member
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    No Picture
  3. 2menandamower

    2menandamower LawnSite Member
    Messages: 247

    Here are the pics that I have.



  4. 2menandamower

    2menandamower LawnSite Member
    Messages: 247

    Can Anyone help with this????
  5. markahurley

    markahurley LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 252

    is it getting irrigation? drip-line?
  6. 1993lx172

    1993lx172 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,305

    The shrub might have something called scale. it is ether a bug problem or a fungus
  7. NJT

    NJT LawnSite Member
    Messages: 95

    Was any snow piled there in the winter? With salt mixed in with it from the driveway or sidewalk?
  8. Big Wes

    Big Wes LawnSite Member
    Messages: 248

    The shrub looks like it has shear damage to me. As far as the lawn it looks normal to me this time of the year. Seeding time coming up shortly so it'll straighten out after you overseed it.
  9. KathysLGC

    KathysLGC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,345

    Is that a Korean boxwood or Japanese Holly? Slit one of the leaves open and see if it has leaf miners in it.
  10. Genlandscape

    Genlandscape LawnSite Member
    Messages: 185

    Shrub looks like Jap. Pittosporium or Burford Holly, check for scale. Lawn looks like disease activity, or poss. grubs. I don't think (from photos) that these two problems are related.

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