Waiting for the grass seed in your lawn to germinate and grow can be both frustrating and discouraging. Sometimes you need to enlist the services of a certified lawn fertilizing program to help give your grass seed that extra boost for positive growth.

One of the most important things to consider when trying to prep your lawn for a beautiful year, is the proper food and nutrients for your grass. Regardless of the season, there is always something you can do to keep your lawn green and healthy all year round.

Properly caring for your lawn can yield incredible results which means it’s important to know the hows and whens of feeding your lawn for a better spring, summer, fall and winter. With Scotts 4-Step Lawn Care Program at Pleasants, your dream lawn will be in close reach with these products that help feed, fertilize and fight off unwanted growth.

Step One: Crabgrass Preventer

For the spring months of February through April, Scotts Program suggests using the Crabgrass Preventer plus Lawn Food to begin preparing your lawn for the year. This product, as its namesake, will minimize the overgrowth of crabgrass, leaving our lawn to green quickly following the winter season. 

Scotts 4-Step Program Step 1 13.46 Lb. 5000 Sq. Ft. 28-0-7 Lawn Fertilizer with Crabgrass Preventer Image 1

Step Two: Weed Control

Step 2 of the program focuses on the weed control and prevention in your lawn. Weed Control plus Lawn Foods should be applied to your grass during the months between April and June for the best results. This lawn food is typically used to rid lawns of weeds such as dandelions, bluegrass, chickweed and more.  

Scotts 4-Step Program Step 2 44.11 Lb. 15,000 Sq. Ft. 28-0-3 Lawn Fertilizer with Weed Killer Image 1

Step 3 and Step 4 of Scotts Lawn Care Program focus primarily on giving the grass on your lawn the proper nutrients to help it thrive and maintain its freshness. 

Step Three: Lawn Food with 2% Iron

Step 3, Lawn Food with 2% Iron is applied in the summer months (June-August) to keep your grass that lively, emerald green. When you give your lawn a quality product with quality iron, its health and vibrancy is enhanced to give your lawn eye-popping color and growth.

Scotts 4-Step Program Step 3 12.60 Lb. 5000 Sq. Ft. 32-0-4 Lawn Fertilizer with 2% Iron Image 1

Step Four: Lawn Food

The final step in the program, Lawn Food, strengthens the roots of your plants for continual growth. This lawn fertilizer is best applied during the fall months to prepare the plants for colder weather, making for a better spring lawn.

Scotts 4-Step Program Step 4 37.84 Lb. 15,000 Sq. Ft. 32-0-12 Fall Lawn Fertilizer Image 1

Other Products We Carry from Scotts

In addition to the lawn care program, Scotts brand offers moss control products to keep your lawn as fresh and healthy as possible. Scotts Ready To Use Granules Moss & Algae Killer uses added nutrients to strengthen and rid the lawn of unwanted molds.

Scotts annual lawn care plan will help you cultivate your dream garden throughout all the seasons of the year! Any questions? Please do not hesitate to contact us!