Tag: When to fertilize the lawn

Mushrooms in lawn
Garden how-to guide

Fairy rings in the lawn

What are fairy rings? Fairy rings, also known as fairy circles or pixie rings in lawns and pastures may be caused by one of many species of fungi present in the soil but the mushroom fungus (specifically Maramius oreades) is usually the culprit. Fairy rings may or may not have mushrooms growing around their perimeter […]

Dew on Green Grass
Lawn Care

When should I fertilize my lawn?

If you plan to fertilize only twice during the season, one application should be after the grass has come out of its winter dormancy, for the Calgary area that’s usually mid May. The second application should be in early fall after the heat wave season has passed, late August to September. Fertilizing the lawn in […]