6 Step Fertilization Program

by / Wednesday, 14 March 2012 / Published in News Updates

Capital City Groundskeeping – Fertilization Program

Application 1- (Early March)
Pre-Emergent Fertilizer custom blended for your lawn! This treatment will prevent weeds while promote rapid green-up for the change in season.

Application 2- (Early May)
Another application of custom blended Pre-Emergent and Fertilizer combination to fit the needs of your lawn. This treatment will prevent crabgrass and tough summer weeds from ever popping up. Your lawn will also establish an efficient root system in which it is well grounded for summer heat, disease, and drought pressures.

Application 3- (June-July)
This application includes a special blend of 50% organic components to help amend soil structure, as well as, provide a very slow release of nutrients during the most stressful time of year, for your lawn.

Application 4- (September-Early October)
This application is like an energy drink for your lawn! It provides a healthy jump start for nutrients to follow your yearly aeration and seeding program. This starter fertilizer allows the new grass to grow and develop fast and effectively, while allowing your existing lawn to have a lush green tone.

Application 5- (November-Early December)
This Winterizer fertilizer application provides a healthy boost of potassium to get your roots in shape for the colder soil temperatures. Not only will your lawn stay green but it will also keep its vigor with this feeding.

Application 6- (January)
In the cold months, many clients complain about the yellowing of their lawn, this occurs due to the cold weather and nutrient deficiencies. This application will help to correct the changes in color as your soil bounces from freezing and thawing conditions. Your lawn may not be growing but is still alive and active!



Ryan Walsh, Founder & Owner

Hi and thank you so much for visiting Capital City Groundskeeping. We’re a full service lawn care and groundskeeping company based out of Raleigh, North Carolina. I started performing lawn maintenance to my clients with one philosophy in mind: provide consistent, superior service while building lasting relationships within our community. As a recent graduate of North Carolina State University, B.S. Turfgrass Science and Biological Sciences, I’ve grown passionate about lawn care and enjoy learning about the constantly growing green industry. After founding CCG over ten years ago, I’m proud in the growth we’ve achieved and excited about our future projects. My name is Ryan Walsh and I look forward to speaking with you about your lawn care questions and groundskeeping goals.