Greenskeeper Plus Round 3 with Fit Turf
Round 3 of our Greenskeeper Plus Complete Care Program helps prepare your lawn for summer. Start with us today!
As the weather begins to warm up, your lawn will need specific care to thrive in longer days, more sunlight and warmer temperatures. Early summer is the time for Round 3 of our Greenskeeper Plus Complete Care Program here at Fit Turf. In Round 3, our lawn care professionals apply special fertilizers designed to maximize growth during the warmer months. We also continue with our targeted application of post-emergent broadleaf herbicide to help deal with weed outbreaks into the summer months. Read on to learn more about Round 3 of our Greenskeeper Plus Complete Care Program, and contact our team to get started on your lawn today!
One of the central components of Round 3 of our Greenskeeper Plus Complete Care Program is the application of specialized fertilizer to help your lawn grow and stay healthy over the course of the hot summer season. Using a spreader, our lawn technicians will apply a slow release, granular fertilizer to the entirety of your lawn. Slow release fertilizer releases its fertilization chemicals slowly and responds to heat, making it the ideal fertilization solution for the warmer summer temperatures. Our lawn care experts will tailor our fertilizer blend to meet the specific needs of your lawn and the climate. (For instance, Michigan blends differ significantly from Colorado blends.) To learn more about our Round 3 fertilization methods, contact our team directly.
Longer days, warmer temperatures and increased sunlight will help all types of plants grow — and that includes weeds. To make sure your weeds are under control as summer rolls around, our lawn care professionals implement intensive weed control herbicides during Round 3 of our Greenskeeper Plus Program. Using a hand can or backpack sprayer, we spot-treat problem areas with post-emergent broad leaf herbicide (Trimec 992) to effectively control a wide range of emergent weed species, including, but not limited to: