Pest Control

  • Insects & Pests

    CHINCH BUG The Southern chinch bug is one of the most damaging lawn insects affecting St. Augustine grass. It is common to see chinch bug activity from March through October though some years activity may occur earlier and end later. Most cases of chinch bugs start from moisture deficient areas within your lawn. Chinch bug adults are about 1/5" long, black in colour, and have white wings. Immature chinch ...

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  • Watering

    Proper watering is the most important factor in keeping a nice vibrant lawn: Check irrigation system at least once every two weeks Make sure run time is correct for the time of year Check each zone for proper coverage Check each sprinkler head for blockage Check for leaking sprinkler heads If power goes out you may need to reset clock How to check your irrigation rate: Use five to ten cans three to six ...

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  • Seasonal Issues

    Management of lawn and ornamental issues vary with each season. Proper diagnosis and chemical application is important to create a healthy and vibrant landscape throughout the year. Southern Care Lawns has the experience and expertise to properly diagnosis and treat the wide variety of issues that affect your landscape. Contact us today for a free evaluation and quote. We are here to help. Winter Frost Injury When we get a freeze you may ...

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  • Trees & Shrubs

    Below are some of the most common issues that can effect Florida trees and shrubs. Click an image to learn more. [caption ...

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