A patch of green dotting every residential landscape is the mainstay of typical American suburbia. Come spring, the lawn becomes the focal point of yard maintenance. But is your lawn safe for your pets, children and the environment?
The need to have a ‘perfect lawn’ has led to a rampant use of a regimen of ‘weed and feed’ products. This has not only impacted our environment adversely but has created a toxic chemical mat in our own backyard, making it highly unsafe for our children and pets.
Learn more about sustainable lawn care, clover lawns and disposal of lawn chemicals in my latest garden column on Woodinville Patch – “Are You Obsessed With Green Lawns?”