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Old 07-12-2006, 09:57 PM  
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I know lawn care isn't rocket science, but is there a better time of day than others to water the lawn? I see people water first thing in the morning, others like me in the evening. Is one better than the other? I have a mediocre lawn. Weed free, some dead spots, but mostly even grass, but it has a lot of brown mixed in. I water three times a week for about an hour. Too much? I want to put it over the top, but I don't want to just throw down a bunch of ironite and call it good. Any ideas?

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Old 07-12-2006, 10:27 PM  
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Mornings are best, before the sun gets up and evaporates it all away.

Evening watering allows time during the dark hours, for mold to grow.
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