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by Powhatan
Wed Mar 03, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: Cool Season Lawn Journals
Topic: Powhatan's 2021 Lawn Journal
Replies: 35
Views: 1890

Re: Powhatan's 2021 Lawn Journal

Hand-pulled orchardgrass and poa trivialis weeds. The young poa triv are actively growing getting taller than the surrounding desirable dormant grass. The poa triv has horizontally spreading rhizomes with the tillers popping above ground surface away from plant center; this is why you need to spray ...
by Powhatan
Mon Mar 01, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: Cool Season Lawn Journals
Topic: Powhatan's 2021 Lawn Journal
Replies: 35
Views: 1890

Re: Powhatan's 2021 Lawn Journal

Soil temp 54F @ 2" depth. YDD GDD 11.5 base 50F. Warming up. The established clover appears to be actively growing now getting taller than the surrounding dormant grass blades. Hand-pulled some poa trivialis and lots of hairy bittercress weeds. The bittercress is mainly on the front lawn boarding ne...
by Powhatan
Sun Feb 28, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: Weed Identification
Topic: Weed or grass?
Replies: 2
Views: 90

Re: Weed or grass?

It's not KY-31, looks more like orchardgrass but I'm not 100%
by Powhatan
Fri Feb 26, 2021 9:18 am
Forum: Cool Season Lawn Journals
Topic: Powhatan's 2021 Lawn Journal
Replies: 35
Views: 1890

Re: Powhatan's 2021 Lawn Journal

Past couple of years my dormant fescue grass seed emerged at year to date (YTD) Growing Degree Day (GDD) ~89 base 50F temp. Yesterday's YTD GDD base 50F was 2 for my area. I'm predicting mid-Mar for grass seed emergence.
by Powhatan
Thu Feb 25, 2021 3:26 pm
Forum: Cool Season Lawn Journals
Topic: Powhatan's 2021 Lawn Journal
Replies: 35
Views: 1890

Re: Powhatan's 2021 Lawn Journal

Hand-pulled some poa trivialis, mouse-ear chickweed, and hairy bittercress weeds. Rerouted a gutter downspout to exit into a natural area that has native plants growing instead of exiting into the lawn and causing soil erosion. Filled the soil erosion area with top soil and hand-broadcasted some whi...