Insufficient water and over watering are the leading causes of new-lawn failure. Take precautions to prevent damage. Minimize play and foot traffic on new and sodded lawns for at least three weeks. Watering your new sod after it has been installed is very critical. Regular watering is necessary until the root system has become deeply […]
What is Freshly Brewed Compost Tea? FRESH compost tea is a brewed compost mixture aerated to bring it alive, it will begin working immediately to feed and balance your plants and soil. What Can You Use the Tea For? All plants, gardens, trees and shrub areas that you want to bring life to the soil! […]
Available September 14th WEEKENDS ONLY (Friday – Sunday) Raleigh St. Augustine and 419 Tiff Bermuda now available by the piece. Each piece measures 16″ x 24″. Always Fresh Cut and Delivered Friday Mornings. Limited quantities & moves fast!! Need 25 pieces or more? Pre order to guarantee quantity.
Countryside Nursery only supplies fresh cut to order high quality sod / turf during the Spring, Summer and Fall. It’s sold by the pallet and each roughly covers about 450 square feet. Turf is highly perishable. Once cut, it must be planted within 3 days or thrown out. As a result, we fresh cut each […]
Palisades (Coarse Leaf) Light:Sunny/Part Shady Water: Medium Maintenance:Mow narrow leaf types to a height of 1-1.5″; mow wider leaf types to a height of 2-2.5″ Comments:Extremely dense turf can make mowing difficult; cut short at first spring mowing to make mowing easier; needs well-sharpened mower blades; plant from sod only; coarse leaf varieties are generally […]
Light:Sunny Water: Medium Maintenance: Mow 419 Tiff twice a week to a height of 1-1.5″ Comments: Same as common Bermuda but finer texture blades. Hybrids from sod only; ‘common’ available from seed;invades nearby flower beds and whenever seed is transported; do not plant in areas adjacent to preserves and natural areas; requires higher maintenance
Light: Sunny/Part Shady Water: High Maintenance: Mow once a week to 2.5″ in the sun and 3″ in the shade Comments: Plant from sod or plugs; most shade tolerant of grasses; coarse texture; avoid planting in full sun (due to higher watering requirements)
Dillo Dirt(TM) easily meets all Texas and EPA requirements for “unrestricted” use, which even includes vegetable gardens, if you desire. Like many other composts, Dillo Dirt(TM) has many benefits to the soil and plants. Composts add to the organic matter in the soil, reducing watering. Organic matter feeds the microbes in the soil as well […]