Grass Plants
Q.

Rotten Grass

Zone Zone 4 Canada | Anonymous added on June 12, 2019 | Answered

Hello we put down Kentucky Bluegrass sod in our yard recently and after three weeks the sod that was laid in the shade is in bad shape. The grass looks rotten, the roots have not grown into the soil and there are ants underneath. We stopped watering the grass to stop more rotting. How can we save this grass?

A.
A.Answers to this queston: Add Answer
Downtoearthdigs
Certified GKH Gardening Expert
Answered on June 12, 2019

Review the instructions and care of new sod in the link below.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/lawn-care/lgen/installing-sod-instructions.htm

If your sod dies before rooting, there is little to be done except replace the dead portions.

00
Was this answer useful?

Log in or sign up to help answer this question.
Did you find this helpful? Share it with your friends!

You must be logged into your account to answer a question.

If you don't have an account sign up for an account now.

Looking for more?
here are more questions about...
Grass Plants
Join Us - Sign up to get all the latest gardening tips!

Do you know a lot about gardening?
Become a GKH Gardening Expert

Learn More