Yuck… Crabgrass

Yuck… Crabgrass

Contact Us Today for a Quick and Easy Quote!

Save 50% off Your First Lawn Service!

Or Call 800.845.0580

Crabgrass is as feisty a weed as the crab is an animal, which helps explain the name. In addition, the leaves on crabgrass even look like crab legs. If you want to have a great lawn, you need to get rid of and stop crabgrass as early as possible. Not only is it unsightly, but it can take needed nutrients from your lawn, thus sapping your lawn’s health.

Crabgrass, a grassy weed from the Digitaria family (the leaves can look like the digits on a hand), is a common lawn pest. There are two main types of crabgrass in the United States – large or hairy crabgrass, and smooth crabgrass.  And just one crabgrass plant can produce up to 150,000 seeds, thus potentially causing a huge problem if not stopped in his tracks. Here are some tips on how to stop crabgrass:

  • Be on the lookout for it
  • Pull weeds, but be careful
  • Apply a pre-emergent weed control product
  • Use proper mowing techniques
  • Don’t forget regular watering and fertilization
  • Do not do “edging” along driveways and sidewalks
  • Talk with your Lawn Doctor lawn care expert
Why Lawn Doctor?
  • We have the highest customer retention rate in the industry
  • We have 50 years of experience 
  • We’re locally owned, so there’s no big business “run-around”
  • We offer the best guarantee in the business

50percent lawn-doctor-truck

*Offer valid at participating franchise locations and only apply to first-time customers with purchase of an annual program. Offer applicable up to 5,000 sq. ft.
Offer valid up to a $50 Value. Offers cannot be combined with any other discounts, coupons, promotions or prior purchases. Certain restrictions apply.