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Lawn and Garden » Turf » MF2131

MF2131 Thatch: A Hidden Lawn Concern
Fagerness, Matthew J.

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Thatch is not caused by grass clippings. It consists of: Surface roots, stems, and runners not removed by lawn mower. It is caused by: Frequent, shallow watering, excessive fertilization, etc.
Creation Date: Aug 1995
Revision Date: Sep 2001