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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!

November 26, 2019
Asian Lady Beetle

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
fall tree with orange leaves

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
Dandelions

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
Mosquito Swarm

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.
September 17, 2019
Box Elder Bugs

How To Keep Pests Out Of Your Home

Fall is around the corner and that means rodents and insects are on the move in search of a warm place to sleep and breed this winter. If you aren’t careful, your house could turn into a hotel for unwanted visitors. Follow these fall pest control tips from TruGreen to ensure your house remains a pest-free zone.
September 12, 2019
Tree Love

Summer Tree Care Guide for Healthy Trees

Trees are not only permanent features of our landscapes, they also provide shelter for wildlife, shade on hot summer days, and clean air. So it’s no […]
August 30, 2019
grass in the sun

Summer Weed Control: Keeping Your Yard Weed Free

As a homeowner, you know the worst part of lawn care is weeds. They make your lawn look like a mess and they are a real pain to get rid of. The key to proper weed control is to get them early and maintain vigilance throughout the year.
August 29, 2019
Bumble Bees

How to Attract Butterflies, Bees, and Hummingbirds to Your Yard

If you are planning on having a garden then you certainly know the importance of pollinators such as butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds. Without these essential creatures, our gardens would be lifeless patches of dirt which is why we should not only protect them but encourage them to visit our yards.
July 30, 2019
hands in the shape of a heart on grass

Summer Lawn Care: Tips for a Healthy Yard

Summer is the time when your lawn and trees are at their most vulnerable. High heat, stress from drought, and a variety of pests and diseases […]
July 25, 2019
Summer Lawn

Tips for Restoring a Green, Healthy Lawn

Is your lawn looking weak or tired from all the stresses of summer? Maybe your lawn got away from you this season and you didn’t have […]
June 25, 2019
Chokecherry

Danger! Do Not Eat These Plants.

The best part of hiking or camping is being one with nature and living off the land. But if you don’t know what you’re putting in […]
June 12, 2019
Mosquito on skin

Mosquito Control in New Orleans

Mosquito Control in New Orleans: The Guide to a Mosquito-Free Summer The hot and humid summers of Louisiana have returned. Here in the Pelican State there […]
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