The Online Gardener's Handbook
Chapter 7: Lawns
Disease Development Calendar for Lawns
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- Table 13: Disease Development Calendar for
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Both insects and diseases can attack your lawn, and though their
symptoms can be similar, their control measures are quite different.
It is important, therefore, that you properly identify the source
of your lawn problem.
Diseases are seldom a problem in the average home lawn. They are
more often found in lawns which contain a large proportion of fine
turfgrasses, such as Kentucky bluegrass or creeping bentgrass, or
those which are maintained in top quality appearance. In new subdivisions
where lawns are sodded, disease problems usually do not occur until
several years after establishment.
Use the following information to identify grass diseases. The table
at right shows when damage occurs.
Table 13: Disease Development Calendar for
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