Like it or not, summer is a blip on our seasonal schedule and before we know it fall is in full force once again. Leaves are changing, days are shortening, and nights have a bit more chill. Now is a great time to overseed your lawn, tidy up the landscape in preparation for the winter,…

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01Preventative Methods of Weed Control02Solutions for Lawn Weed Control Many of us love gardening because of the meditative quality is has— toiling around in the sunshine and fresh air is a total breeze. But, there’s still that one part of gardening that isn’t always met with cheers of enthusiasm: weeding. Crawling around the yard and…

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Ask us how to achieve a lush and beautiful lawn!

Sunday, March 31st | 11 AM An exceptional looking lawn is well within reach! All you need is the comprehensive New American Lawn four-step program from Jonathan Green which feeds both the lawn AND the soil! Healthy soil is the foundation of every great lawn and Jonathan Green and Alsip Home & Nursery can show…

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Ask us how to achieve a lush and beautiful lawn!

Saturday, March 30th | 11 AM An exceptional looking lawn is well within reach! All you need is the comprehensive New American Lawn four-step program from Jonathan Green which feeds both the lawn AND the soil! Healthy soil is the foundation of every great lawn and Jonathan Green and Alsip Home & Nursery can show…

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Alsip Green Team Advice by David

What’s the Secret to Hydrated and Happy Plants in Summer Heat? Watering your flowering baskets, planters, flowerbeds, and even your lawn everyday is essential, especially now in the heat of summer. But what happens when life just gets too busy and you forget to water? Is there a way to avoid having to water as…

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Join us as our special guest, Jim Shoger, from Jonathan Green teaches how to achieve a beautiful and lush green lawn. You’ll learn professional lawn care tips and the importance of soil restoration. Feel free to bring in your questions to be answered by Jonathan Green and our Green Team Experts! St. John, IN Seminar:…

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I just spent last week in severely drought affected California.  While I was there, I visited 15 different large scale garden centers to get ideas to bring our customers in the Midwest better service and so forth.  While I was gone, it rained back home nearly 7 inches.  The storms last night (6/30/14), helped cap…

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Rake leaves and remove as much debris as possible before the snow falls to prevent damage to your grass. Mowing your grass shorter and raking excess clippings as the lawn is going dormant will help reduce the risk of snow mold in the spring. Snow mold fungus is under the snow cover, and you probably…

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When your lawn is healthy and properly maintained, you shouldn’t have enough weeds to require chemical treatment. If you have a persistent problem with crabgrass that you cannot control through cultural methods or spot treatment during the growing season, you can apply a crabgrass pre-emergent herbicide. This must be applied before the soil temperatures are…

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