Experts and BHG readers answer.
My lawn is still yellow when most of the neighbors lawns are turning partially green. Is it dead? Is there anything I can do to revitalize it?
There are many factors that could be causing yellowing in the lawn. Different varieties of grass have differing rates of green up in the spring. If the nitrogen content of the soil in your yard is lower than that of your neighbors, the grass will not be as green. Poor drainage could be causing yellowing to develop. Disease or insect can also cause yellowing on turfgrass.
Determining what is causing the yellowing is the first step in knowing what you can do to rectify it.