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!

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 […]
November 26, 2019

Fall Pest Prevention: Don’t Let the Bugs Ruin the Holidays

Nothing ruins the holidays quite like a pest infestation. Fall pest prevention is a great way to keep those opportunistic bugs out of your home. Cooler […]
November 19, 2019
Follow these fall tree care tips to ensure your Prairieville, LA trees are getting the care they need all year long.

Fall Tree Care: Your Guide to Healthy Trees This Fall

Fall here in Louisiana is the perfect time for tree care. As the temperatures drop, our trees will go dormant. During this dormant time, energy is sent to the root systems where they will grow and strengthen for the winter ahead. Here are a few fall tree care tips to help your trees prepare for winter.
October 28, 2019
Fall weed control, including broadleaf weed control and pre-emergent weed sprays, will help keep dandelions from taking root in your Tupelo, MS lawn.

The Keys to Fall Weed Control: Pre-Emergent and BroadLeaf Weed Control

Maintaining a lush and healthy lawn means keeping it free of weeds, all year long. Weeds are opportunistic, quick-growing plants. They grow quicker than grass, take […]
October 23, 2019

Fall Mosquito Control: The Fight Isn’t Over

Protecting our backyards from these dangerous pests sometimes feels like a full-time job. With these fall mosquito control tips, you’ll be able to get ahead of the mosquitoes and make the job a bit easier.