Maintaining a beautiful lawn during the hot Florida summer can be a challenge. However, with the right practices, you can keep your lawn healthy and vibrant even under the intense summer sun. Here are some tips to help you maintain a beautiful lawn during the Florida summer. 

  1. Watering

Watering is crucial during the hot summer months. However, it’s important to water your lawn correctly. Water early in the morning or late in the evening to minimize evaporation. Also, water deeply but infrequently to encourage deep root growth. 

  1. Mowing

Regular mowing keeps your lawn looking neat and healthy. However, avoid cutting your grass too short as this can stress it and make it more susceptible to pests and diseases. As a general rule, never remove more than one-third of the grass blade at a time. 

  1. Fertilizing

Summer is a good time to fertilize your lawn to provide it with the nutrients it needs to stay healthy. Use a slow-release fertilizer to feed your lawn gradually over several weeks. 

  1. Pest Control

Pests can be a major problem for lawns during the summer. Regularly inspect your lawn for signs of pests and take action at the first sign of trouble. 

  1. Aeration

Aerating your lawn can help improve water and nutrient absorption. Consider aerating your lawn at the start of the summer to help it stay healthy throughout the season. 

Maintaining a beautiful lawn during the Florida summer requires some effort, but the results are well worth it. However, if you need help with lawn care or if you encounter a problem that requires professional attention, don’t hesitate to reach out to the experts. 

At Green & Clean/Renfroe & Jackson, we offer professional landscape services designed to keep your lawn looking its best all summer long. Contact us today at to learn more about how we can help you maintain a beautiful and healthy lawn this summer.