Water Wise Turf Tips
Are you watering your yard properly? These factors determine how much water your lawn needs and the frequency of watering:
What type of grass you have?
Slope of your lawn?
How much sun or shade do you get?
What type of soil do you have?
Clay soils, or black gumbo, will hold water longer but is difficult to water without runoff. Several short water cycles can help penetration. Sandy soils may require short and more frequent watering. Likewise, southern or western exposures will need ...