4 Steps to Lawn Care – All Year Long

Spring is the time to get your lawn ready for another season. Creek Side Gardens promotes the Fertilome® – 4-Step Lawn Care Program with the premise that regular fertilization, along with aeration, good mowing and watering practices, is key to maintaining a strong, healthy lawn. A healthy lawn is more resistant to weeds and disease problems.



Step 1 – For All Seasons II – Food Plus Crabgrass/Weed Preventer

One of the most effective ways to control weeds in your lawn is to prevent any new weed seeds from germinating;  including crabgrass.  For All Seasons will also give an early feed as the turf is coming out of dormancy.


Step 2 – Weed Out Plus Fertilizer

Weed-Out Plus works to control weeds you already have such as dandelions.  Weed-Out Plus also feeds your lawn with a high nitrogen for early season.

Another option for Step 2, could be the Fertilome Lawn Food Plus Iron for extra nourishment.  You could then apply the Fertilome Weed-Out with Crabgrass Killer in a ready to spray for weed control.

Step 3 – Classic Lawn Food

Classic Lawn Food with slow release nitrogen that is applied in August to September, right when your lawn needs a good shot of nitrogen as night temperatures are cooling down after the long hot summer.


Step 4 – Winterizer

When your grass is storing up energy for the winter weather ahead use the Winterizer which will go right to the roots of your turf and strengthens the roots to prepare for the winter.




Each of the products in the Creek Side Lawn Care program are available in 20-pound bags, which will cover up to 5,000 square feet of lawn.

Stop by Creek Side Gardens to learn how to protect your investment with the Fertilome® – 4-Step Lawn Care Program to help create a thicker, healthier and more weed and disease resistant lawn.