Warm season grass goes dormant during the cooler months.That doesn’t mean it is dead. It does mean that the grass blades turn yellowish or even brown during the winter months.
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Here some statistics about lawns along the Gulf Coast that might interest you: The typical homeowner on the upper Gulf Coast uses 10,000 gallons of water a month. This includes bathing, showering, brushing teeth, shaving, washing clothes, washing dishes, drinking, cooking and lawn irrigation….
Bob Dailey is a master gardener, garden writer, and lecturer living in southeast Texas.