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Old 09-17-2007, 05:10 PM
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Now I have seen it all - this morning as I was going south on Morse just south of the Stillwater Round-about they were spray painting the brown grass a bluish green. Anybody know what this is? I know it can't be paint but it sure looks like it???
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Old 09-17-2007, 05:24 PM
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It's not's a biodegradable dye....and its harmless. This landscaping practice has been around a long, long time. I first saw this done on an Air Force Base in Texas in 1973. Also, Chem Lawn and other lawn fertilizer/treatment firms do this to dormant Bermuda grass in the Atlanta area.
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Old 09-17-2007, 06:58 PM
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Sounds like they may be hydro-seeding. Possibly overseeding with Rye for the Winter.
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Kind of the Villages painted dessert.
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