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Lawn Care & Weed Control near Athens GA :

A perfectly green, lush lawn requires routine maintenance with professional lawn care products and expert application. You have our commitment to improving your lawn's appearance and sustainability. You can be assured we use only premium quality fertilizers, pre & post emergents, fungicides and insecticides and that a Certified Professional will make all applications. You take NO RISK with GreenScapes Shrub & Turf, Inc. Your satisfaction is Guaranteed! If you are not completely satisfied, let us know and we will respond with a free service call. We offer no contracts, you may change or cancel your services at any time.

Our Lawn Care and Weed Control Programs are customized for your lawn needs whether cold weather grass (fescue, rye) or warm weather grass (bermuda, zoysias). Here is a brief summary:

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Fescue Lawn Care Program

Late Winter: Premium Fertilizer with Weed Preventer is applied, this will keep your lawn thick and green through winter, and prevents grassy and broadleaf weeds from emerging in the spring.

Early Spring: Premium Fertilizer with Weed Preventer is applied, this will feed your fescue through late spring. Pre-emergents will prevent Crabgrass through early summer. Any existing weeds are treated with post-emergents.

Late Spring: Fungicide is applied to prevent or control current disease problems like Brown Patch.

Summer: Fungicide is applied again to prevent continued risk of Brown Patch disease. Any existing weeds are treated with post-emergents.

Late Summer: Lime is applied, this will adjust the acidity of the fertilizer to maintain proper pH levels in the soil which improves future nutrient uptake.

Fall: Premium Fertilizer is applied, this will help fescue recover from the stress of hot summer conditions. No emergents are applied to allow for reseeding.

Late Fall: Premium Fertilizer with Weed Preventer is applied, this will prevent winter weeds. Any existing weeds are treated with post emergents.


Warm Season Turf Schedule (Bermudas, Zoysias)

Late Winter: A blanket of Pre & Post Emergent is applied, this will begin control for broadleaf and grassy weeds like crabgrass. 

Early Spring: Our premium poly-coated slow release fertilizer with pre-emergent weed control is applied, this will boost your lawns growth and continue weed control. Any existing weeds are treated.

Late Spring: Our premium poly-coated slow release fertilizer is applied to continue boosting strong growth, and any existing weeds are treated. 

Summer: Our premium poly-coated slow release fertilizer formulated high stress summer conditions is applied, and if temperatures allow, any existing weeds are treated. 

Late Summer: Our Premium Poly-Coated Slow Release Fertilizer formulated for high stress summer conditions is applied to sustain dense green growth and if temperatures allow, any existing weeds are treated.

Fall: A blanket of Pre & Post Emergent is applied, this will control broadleaf and grassy weeds, bluegrass and early spring blooming broadleaf weeds.

Late Fall: Lime is applied, this will adjust pH levels to improve nutrient uptake and any existing weeds are treated. 


Lawn Disease Program 

Some lawn diseases are like Mole Crickets. They will never go away and they come back every year. Lawn disease can cause severe damage to the lawn if left untreated. For that reason we offer a Lawn Disease Program to prevent and control these diseases. This program is custom tailored to the type of disease you have in your lawn every year. Ask our Staff Horticulturist what type of program you need for your lawn.


Complete your lawn service program with periodic thatch control and insect control. Check out our additional services, Core Aeration, Top Dressing, & Fire Ant Management!

Protect and Enjoy your entire landscape. Check out our additional services Tree & Shrub Care, Flower Bed Weed Control, & Mosquito Management!