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A Comparison of Top Lawn Fertilizers

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Posted on: Feb 07, 2019Jordyn Rowntree

All lawns are made up of specific grass types and soil conditions. Not all lawn are identical. Homeowners should take their own soil and grass type into consideration when purchasing fertilizer. Southern grass types like Augustine, Bermuda or Zoysia, can be fertilized once weather permits. This could be in February depending on your climate. Northern grass types like Bluegrass, Ryegrass or Fescue, are normally fertilized once weather permits in mid March or April. The size and use of your lawn will dictate how often it will require fertilization. We’ve created a comparison of the top lawn fertilizers so you can make the best decision for your yard.

Safer Brand 9333 Ringer Lawn Restore II Fertilizer

This fertilizer does not contain phosphorus. Phosphorus is a additive used in many products. Most people feel phosphorus should not be allow to leach into any bodies of water. Safer Brand 9333 Ringer Lawn Restore II Fertilizer. This is a plant-based organic fertilizer. This fertilizer can help you achieve a gorgeous lawn no matter whether you have southern or northern grass.

Espoma ELF20 20-Pound Organic All Season Lawn Food

Another excellent organic option is Espoma ELF20 20-Pound Organic All Season Lawn Food. This product is safe. It may be used throughout season. This product is safe to use regardless of any type of grass. The contents are slow-release nitrogen that comes from pasteurized poultry manure, methylene urea, ammonium sulfate, and urea. After application, this fertilizer will require a light watering.

GreenView Fall Lawn Food

This is a phosphorus free fertilizer. This is an excellent late fall fertilizer. It will ensure your grass is fed during the cold months. This will ensure that your lawn will bounce back in the early spring. Bare patches may clear up quickly. Yellowing of the lawn may occur. The Green View lawn fertilizer is inexpensive when purchased at a lawn care fertilizer supplier . This product allows for roots to grow deep and access moisture and nutrients as required.

Scotts Turf Builder WinterGuard

Scotts Turf Builder WinterGuard is a excellent choice to keep you lawn strong and healthy during long harsh winter weather. By applying this fertilizer in Autumn, you can increase water absorption which will have amazing results when the weather warms. This product works well in spreaders, is helpful during droughts and can help repair heat damage too.

Scott’s Natural Lawn Food

Scott’s Natural Lawn Food is an OMRI-listed organic fertilizer. This product made with certified organic products including hydrolyzed feather meal, meat, bone, blood meal and sulfate of potash. This product is safe for both children and pets and can be used for any type of grass and during any season.