Weeds on newly sown lawn

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John Noel O\’Leary asked 11 years ago

I sowed my lawn in May, grass is patchy and a lot of thristles and general weeds grown in it.1. How can i kill these off?2. what is the best fertilizer to promote the grass?3. Should I get more grass seed and shake it in the patchy areas?I mowed it about 8 inches from ground last night.

1 Answers

Gerry Daly Staff answered 3 years ago
Mow the grass to the middle notch and keep mowing regularly. The weeds will die.

Feed with a lawn food during damp weather. The patches should fill, if not, shake out some seed in damp weather.