THIS TIME OF YEAR| BACK TO MAIN
When lawns turn brown in the summer, they are often just going “dormant,” not dying. The grass just shuts down until better weather arrives in the fall. It’s a great survival skill!
In the summer, subsurface rocks can often act like a brick oven, literally cooking the grass from underneath. If you have brown patches in the lawn, check for rocks right below the surface by poking a screwdriver into the ground.