is your guide to helping discover the right grass for your site, location, needs and maintenance (care) requirements.

YardShare view garden and landscaping pictures by category. Members can upload pictures of their yards.

Virginia Cooperative Extension Turf and Garden Tips This website is a collaborative project of turf and horticulture specialists from Virginia Cooperative Extension. Technical resources for the website are provided by AHNR Information Technology.

Connie B's Corner This site has a 12 month lawn and maintenance schedule for South Florida and other links to Florida sites.

OrganicLawn Care For the Cheap and Lazy
Set your mower as high as it will go (3 to 4 inches).
Water only when your grass shows signs of drought stress and then water deeply (put a cup in your sprinkler zone and make sure it gets at least an inch of water).

Lawn Mowers gardening 4 Dummies

Gardening 4 Dummies

WaterTips - Lawn sprinkler system and garden irrigation system design and installation instructions.

The Grass Manual on the Web features information compiled for the Manual of Grasses for North America project. A vast scrolling window features all of the available species -- just press 'choose species'. The press of a radio button moves the users to displays of distribution maps, systematic treatments, illustration, images, notes and synonomies, as available.

Know Your Grasses (Texas-based) Know Your Grasses presents the grasses of Texas, with a black-and-white scanned drawing and a description of each species. The main means of accessing the species is a table of contents in alphabetical order by common name, with an accompanying scientific name.

Yard & Garden is a weekly column by the Plant Science Department, with NMSU's Cooperative Extension Service, to answer questions about how to care for your garden and landscape. It is written by Curtis W. Smith, Extension horticulture specialist.


Turf Grasses

Ornamental Grasses