Problem with fungus on lawn

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Tom McLaughlin asked 13 years ago

I have a fungus spreading all over my lawn, It is a dark grey and black colour with light brown crinkly edges.What is it and how can I eradicate it?

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 4 years ago
This is more likley to be an algal growth than a fungus. It crinkles at the edges in dry weather. It is a sign that the grass is starved for nutrients and feeding the grass with lawn fertilizer usually solves the problem, or if you apply mosskiller it will clear this too.