LAWN FERTILIZATION PROGRAMS


Lawn Fertilization Programs

Fertilizer

Do you want a healthy enviable lawn?  Let us help you make that possible.  We offer an excellent well balanced traditional fertilizer program to keep your lawn green all season long.  We also have recently added an organic fertilizer program as well.

Our fertilizer division is led by Dan Cook.  He has a B.S. from the University of Rhode Island in Turfgrass Management and Urban Horticulture.  He started his career in the golf course industry in 1997 at Newport C.C. and has been an assistant superintendent at Potowomut G.C. and Pawtucket C.C.  He joined Superior Lawn in 2010.


Our Traditional Program

Spring: A balanced slow release fertilizer, Pre-emergent crabgrass control, and broad leaf weed control as necessary

Late Spring:  A balanced slow release fertilizer, Pre-emergent crabgrass control, and broad leaf weed control as necessary

Summer: A balanced slow release fertilizer with broadleaf control as necessary

Optional:  Grub control applied at the appropriate time to control grubs

Late Summer:  A balanced organic based slow release fertilizer to stimulate soil microbes and broadleaf weed control as necessary

Fall:  A balanced winterizing slow release fertilizer and broadleaf weed control as necessary

Optional:  Lime applied to correct or maintain the soil pH


Organic Program

Spring:  Organic based fertilizer to promote spring green up

Late Spring:  Organic based fertilizer to supply the lawn with balanced nutrient

Late Summer:  Organic based fertilizer to help recover from summer stress

Fall: Organic based fertilizer to promote increased root growth

Optional:  Reduced risk herbicides to control broadleaf weeds