Weeds germinating earlier than normal, Newnan, Georgia will see an early increase in weed development.
We recommend a jump start to your lawn service weed control and fertilization.
The winter weather forecast for Newnan, Georgia indicated warmer and rainier conditions, and less than average snowfall. February will be the coldest month and our best chance for snow. Late spring will bring warmer than usual weather, with typical rainfall.
Weed activity and early germination will be rampant this year for Newnan homeowners.
Many varieties of weeds, like Dallisgrass, will get a head start on due to the wetter conditions and warmer temperatures.
While Crabgrass germination occurs later, but can vary by year depending on location, rainfall, and temperature. When the soil temperature reaches 55°F, at 2 in deep for multiple days Crabgrass germination starts. Soil temperatures in Newnan have continued to be above 55°F for many weeks. So Crabgrass will start forming at any time. However, Crabgrass can’t survive freezing temperatures very well.
How can Newnan homeowners stop the weed infestation on their lawns? We recommend an immediate and comprehensive strategy including applications of pre-emergents and post-emergents lawn service weed control.
To combat Crabgrass, you must us a pre-emergent herbicide. Post-emergents will control most other weeds and is ideal if your Newnan, Georgia home has a history of weed problems.
Always remember it’s easier to fight winter weeds than summertime. Make your Spring season easier and healthier for your lawn by getting a head start on the winter weed season.
Begin your lawn service’s weed control treatments today, and save time and money for later.
It’s always easier to maintain a weed-free lawn than to recover from heavy weeds. A proactive weed control service will still pay for itself in the end.