How to prepare your lawn for the summer
Times when cottager tried to plant every available piece of land on the site vegetable crops or flowers, are in the past. Now growers consider commonplace, if the country has a lawn. It is pleasing to the eye, gives aesthetic pleasure, in the end, fits harmoniously in a recreation area. However, the first to make a beautiful lawn, and then keep it in good condition, you have to put a lot of effort.
Instruction how to prepare the lawn for the summer
In the late winter or early spring, when it is obvious that more heavy snow is not and is about to begin melting snow, go to your dacha. Arm yourself with a shovel, scraper and try more or less evenly distributed over the entire area snow garden plot, where is your lawn. Because if there's to be a snowdrift, there is formed by melting a lot more water, and this piece of lawn will be too moist. This is undesirable for some plants, even the lawn.
When the snow melts completely and the land dries out a bit, be sure to Feed the lawn plot complex fertilizer containing nitrogen. Best in liquid form. Ammonia fertilizer needed in order to restore the productive power of the soil, to energize its trace elements after the winter.
Some time later, when the land will cease to be a viscous, grab a rake (better fan) and carefully clean the lawn area from last year's fallen leaves and the resulting dry grass and debris. If this is not done, the grass on the lawn will grow worse, and its appearance is very far from perfect.
Carefully inspect the entire site lawn. You will surely find a place where the turf has appeared spoiled. That is, in the summer on a continuous grass carpet, as it were formed bald spots. Before the summer is a need to fix. Put on these places a little loose earth, tamped and sow seeds. If the day is overcast, cool - you can pour over these places immediately. If sunny, warm - wait until the evening, and only then pour. For better irrigation use to defend the water, you can add a complete fertilizer in it. Typically, such a "restoration" provides satisfactory results, the lawn will be restored.