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Bulbs are a Bright Idea

No other types of plants will give the gardener more beauty, or a wider range of variety, color and flowering times than flowering bulbs. They produce flowers of incredible colors from one end of the growing season to the other.

There are three basic things you need to do to get good results when planting grass seed: Buy good seed. Prepare the soil properly. Keep it moist after planting. These are described in detail below. NOTE: In warm-winter climates with lawns of St. Augustine grass and centipede grass, you may need to plant sprigs, plugs, or sod. What to consider before you buy grass seed The result of " bargain " grass seed. For just a few dollars more, get results like this with Scotts 99.99%-weed-free seed. All grass seed may look alike, but there's a world of difference in results.

No matter what kind of lawn products you use, their performance depends in large measure on the quality of the spreader that you use to apply them. A poor-quality spreader often leaves missed streaks or patches in the lawn where the material is either not applied, or is applied at the wrong rate.