Synopses & Reviews
The grass is always greener on Jerry Baker's side of the fence. And thanks to this complete step-by-step guide designed to save its users time, money, and effort, anyone can have a thicker, healthier lawn fast.
-- A state-by-state guide to the best kind of grass -- and the best lawn care for location and climate
-- A complete introduction to the dos and don'ts of watering -- and how to tell how much water a lawn needs
-- How to feed a lawn for the greenest, healthiest growth -- with Jerry's special year-round fertilizing program
-- The right way to weed out weeds -- with a list of herbicides that will destroy weed invaders
-- How to spot insect damage or lawn disease -- with complete information on pesticides and treatment/prevention of lawn diseases
-- How to protect your lawn from the ravages of pets, birds, rodents, and other "snakes in the grass"
-- And much more, including answers to the most frequently asked lawn-care questions
How to grow a beautiful lawn -- without working yourself into the ground.
Jerry Baker puts his expert reputation on the line, and on your lawn, to give you the kind of yard you've always dreamed of. Here is a complete step-by-step guide that will save you time, money, and effort, and give you a thicker, healthier lawn. Inside you will find: a state-by-state guide to the best kind of grass and lawn care for your location and climate; how to feed your lawn for the greenest healthiest growth; the right way to weed; how to protect your lawn, plus answers to the most frequently asked lawn care questions, and so much more.