FAQs About Safer® Brand Lawn Care Program
Q: When can I apply Ringer Lawn Restore?
A: You can apply Lawn Restore at any time during the growing season. First application should be in early Spring, and last application should occur in September.*
*Note: Please check laws within your area. Some states do not allow application of nitrogen before March 15.
Q: What kind of grass will Lawn Restore work on?
A: Lawn Restore will work on warm and cool season grasses including Kentucky Bluegrass, Perennial Ryegrass, St. Augustine grass, Bermuda grass, Centipede grass and Tall Fescue.
Q: How soon after applying the Lawn Restore fertilizer should I water it?
A: You should water it immediately after applying Ringer® Lawn Restore. This will activate the product. Then you'll want to keep the lawn moist, but not saturated, for the next 3-4 days.
Q: When should I apply Weed Prevention Plus?
A: Timing is critical for weed control application. You will want to apply Weed Prevention Plus as soon as the soil temperature reaches 55°F (12.7°C).
Q: How am I supposed to test the soil temperature?
A: Test soil temperature using the soil thermometer that was included in your shipment. For best results, insert thermometer 1 inch into the soil between the hours of 8-10 a.m.
Q: How long should I wait to lay new grass seed after I apply Weed Prevention Plus® (Corn Gluten)?
A: You should wait about 2 weeks after applying Weed Prevention Plus®. For best results, you should wait to apply new seeds in the fall since turf grass is a fall crop.
Q: What setting should my fertilizer spreader be set at?
A: Below is a list of some common spreaders and the setting they should be set at for best results:
|Broadcast Spreader (Rotary) ||Setting |
|Scotts Lawn Pro ||7.5 |
|Turf Builder® Edgeguard ||7.5 |
|Scotts Basic ||7.5 |
|Scotts Easy Green ||28.5 |
|Earthway ||17 |
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|Drop Spreaders ||Setting |
|Scott’s AcuGreen ||10.5 |
|Scott’s Precision Green ||10.5 |
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