TruGreen MidSouth Lawn Care Articles

Interested in learning more about how to care for your lawn? Not sure how lawn care changes with the seasons? Read our blog for the latest information!

May 25, 2020

The Oldest Trees in the World

Here at TruGreen Midsouth, we appreciate and respect trees. That’s why we offer top of the line tree and shrub care programs. To show our respect […]
May 18, 2020
Tree scale insects on a leaf

Identifying and Treating Tree Scale

During the spring, we see our plants and trees returning to life. But spring also brings with it the arrival of Louisiana pests. Homeowners can often […]
April 27, 2020
Healthy lawn in the front yard of a home

Spring Lawn Fertilization in Mississippi: A Healthy Start for Warm-Season Grasses

Proper spring lawn care provides your lawn with the best possible start, setting the grass up for a bountiful year. While weed control, diseases and fungus […]
April 20, 2020
A family with their dog on the lawn

Common Spring Lawn Pests Hiding in Your Louisiana Lawn

Here in Louisiana, the return of spring also means the return of lawn pests. Spring lawn pests wreak havoc on our lawns, gardens, and even our […]
March 31, 2020
The magnolia tree is one of the most beautiful flowering trees here in Louisiana and is the perfect addition to your Louisiana lawn.

Flowering Trees in Louisiana: A Colorful Addition to Your Landscaping

Planting a new tree in your Louisiana lawn is a big deal. It takes proper planning, proper timing, and proper care afterwards. Different types of trees have different benefits. Flowering trees are some of the most popular and attractive additions to any Louisiana lawn. Here are a few of the best flowering trees in Louisiana to add a pop of color and fresh fragrance to your property.
March 24, 2020
If you're looking for some of the best pest-repelling plants to add to your Louisiana or Mississippi lawn this spring, then you can't go wrong with chrysanthemums.

Natural Pest Prevention With Pest-Repelling Plants in Louisiana

Now that spring weather is back, it’s time to start thinking about your pest prevention and pest control strategies. Protecting your Louisiana lawn and garden from destructive and dangerous pests is an all-year job that requires patience, persistence, and planning. For many, the answer is a pest control program or targeted treatments, but there is a way to support these pest control services. By planting pest-repelling plants in and around your Louisiana lawn and garden, you add a natural pest prevention element to your strategy. Here are a few of the best pest-repelling plants to add to your Louisiana lawn.
February 27, 2020
Spring lawn preparation gets your Louisiana lawn off to a great start for a healthy year.

Spring Lawn Preparation: Top Tips to Get Your Lawn Ready for Spring

With spring just around the corner, it’s a great time of the year to start thinking about lawn maintenance. Starting the year off healthy and prepared ensures your lawn has the best chance at staying healthy all year. Early spring lawn preparation allows you to get ahead of the weeds, pests, and lawn problems that cause countless problems for lawns every year.
February 15, 2020
Fairy ring is another spring lawn disease affecting Louisiana and Mississippi lawns this spring.

Winter and Spring Lawn Diseases in Mississippi and Louisiana

Late winter and early spring here in the south brings cool temperatures and wet weather. When combined, these two factors can result in the development and […]
January 31, 2020
With these helpful and healthy tree care tips, you can have the best year in tree care.

2020 Tree Care Guide: The Top Tips to Give You the Best Year in Tree Care

2020 doesn’t only have to be about your lawn, you can focus on your trees as well. Your trees are mighty additions to your landscaping and may even be an essential feature of your lawn. Keeping these giants safe and healthy is the least we can do. Here are a few of the top tips to help give you and your trees the best year in tree care.
January 15, 2020

See Green in 2020: How To Make This the Best Year in Lawn Care

2020 is a new year and part of a new decade. It’s the perfect time to set a foundation of health and beauty for your lawn for years to come. 2020 can be the year where you finally start to see some green. Here are a few of the best ways to make this the best year in lawn care.
January 1, 2020
Recycle your Christmas tree this year, here are a few great tips for how you can recycle your Christmas tree.

Recycle Your Christmas Tree: Top Tips for Christmas Tree Disposal

With the holidays over, it’s time to start thinking about recycling your Christmas tree. Having a live Christmas tree is a delight during the holidays, but […]
December 9, 2019
Give the perfect holiday gift of a healthy lawn with the help of a lawn care program from TruGreen Midsouth here in Zachary, LA.

3 Reasons Why Lawn Care From TruGreen is the Perfect Holiday Gift

Are you looking for the perfect holiday gift that’s both unique and thoughtful? Try lawn care services from TruGreen Midsouth. A lawn care program from TruGreen […]