This is a step-by-step guide on how to grow grass in Central Virginia! Included are tips on how to maximize your time spent in the yard. Each season has its own details and is explained on a timeline so you know what steps to take and when. This is for lawns that are in not-so-good shape, not an award-winning MLB outfield. Best if started in the Fall but can start in early-Spring. Preparation and maintenance can begin year-round. Thanks for sharing!
Bald Spot Repair, Step 1 of 4 | Start by using a hard rake to spread compost, topsoil, or garden soil in a one-half-inch layer covering the bald spot. While you can sow seeds directly in the bare spots, the grass will sprout more quickly and won't dry out as easily if it can start growing in loose, fresh soil.