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July 14, 2018
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
4594 San Bernardino Street
Montclair, CA 91763
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Turf Removal 101 – Four Methods of Turf Removal

Saturday, July 14, 2018

Who’s on your turf? If turf at your house is just watering and mowing and you don’t often actually use it, it might be time to consider some changes. This workshop will explore water & maintenance saving alternatives that will bring you more beauty and interest than your turf ever did. We will explore: •Choosing the best method of turf removal for each situation based on the site, personal preferences, and the type of turf or weeds present •Four methods for turf removal including 1) Sheet mulching, 2) Solarization, 3) Physical mechanical removal, and 4) Chemical application, when it is useful due to specific turf or weed species •Guidelines for effective chemical application with the lowest environmental impact •The first steps to consider in replacing your lawn with a climate appropriate garden, creating your own landscape design, and additional resources to help you on your way.