Poa Trivialis

Poa Trivialis bunch in cool season lawn

Poa Trivialis Control Poa trivialis (often just called Poa triv) is a weed grass that you definitely don’t want growing in your fescue lawn. Poa trivialis, commonly known as rough bluegrass — and its cousin, Poa annua, commonly known as annual bluegrass — are among the most difficult lawn weeds to control and treat. What … Read more

Carbon Phix – THE BEST Carbon X Alternative

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There’s no denying how effective and how well Carbon X fertilizer worked. It was a 24-0-4 blend with 14% sulfur, 7% carbon and 2% iron. Before Carbon Earth Company went out of business, Carbon X fertilizer was later re-labeled as CX DIY on Yard Mastery. Since then, there has never been a true alternative… until … Read more

Lawn Phix’s Lawn Care Plan for 2021

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I’m always open to try new things. I’m constantly learning, too. So for 2021, I decided to do something new and go for an exclusive Kelp4less only lawn care plan. Their products are amazing and have never failed me yet. For years at my old house, I always had dead patches of grass in the … Read more

[N-Ext] RGS™ Alternative | Root Growth Stimulant Substitute

N-Ext RGS Root Growth Stimulant Bottle

Looking for an alternative or substitute for [N-Ext] RGS™? Maybe you’re interested in substituting liquids by mixing your own solutions? Even more, looking to save a lot of money? If you have access to water, then mixing your own RGS concentrate solution is very simple. The RGS alternative solution is simple: just mix one pound … Read more

[N-Ext] Humic12™ Alternative

Kelp4less Humic Acid

Looking for an alternative to liquid humic acids like [N-Ext] Humic12™? Maybe you’re interested in substituting liquids by mixing your own solutions? Even more, looking to save a lot of money? If you have access to water, then mixing your own humic concentrate solution is very simple. I for one enjoy mixing my own lawn fertilizers … Read more

KELP4LESS Thatch Eater (2-0-4) Lawn Care

Kelp4less Thatch Eater

SHOP KELP4LESS THATCH EATER Application Rates: 1-2 ounces by weight or two-to-four (2-4) level Tablespoons per gallon per 1,000 sq. ft. Application Intervals: Apply late spring and summer following Aeration + Yucca applications to help break down thatch and excessive organic matter. For best results, apply foliar in the early evening the night before irrigating. Water … Read more

KELP4LESS Green Balance (5-1-1) Lawn Care

Kelp4less Green Balance

SHOP KELP4LESS GREEN BALANCE Kelp4less Green Balance is your new everyday soil amendment. It’s packed with tons of micronutrients and organics – including 16% Humic Acid – to help keep your lawn healthy, green and lush.  Application Rates: 2 ounces by weight or four  (4) heaping/rounded Tablespoons per gallon per 1,000 sq. ft. Application Intervals: … Read more

KELP4LESS Aeration + Yucca Powder (5-0-25) NEW 2021 Lawn Care Product

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Aeration + Yucca is a 5-0-25 water soluble soil amendment containing 36% humic acid and 4% sulfur.  Application: Apply to compacted soil to help allow more water and nutrients to infiltrate the soil. Aids in and encourages water and nutrient uptake by the plant.  Game Changer: 5-0-25 blend with the addition of Yucca powder. Description: Aeration + … Read more