When To Plant Grass

December 15, 2008 at 1:33 am

When to plant grass usually reflects on what time of year is best suited to give your grass the best chance of growing. In most countries grass seed should be planted before or after the summer months to allow for the best growing potential. This is due to the weather conditions in the summer being to warm to keep the soil and the new seeds full of moisture without having to constantly get your watering can out and all of the time. The other problems with the summer months is that during the preparation of the soil in the work area it opens up the area to be exposed to weed seeds which actually germinate during the heat so you can be sure of less weeds and a fuller lawn of grass in the cooler months of the year. If you have to plant the seeds in the warmer months [...]