St. Augustine Sod

mrbdm99April 12, 2007

Hi everyone! We are just getting into gardening at home, but before we do that, I am going to till my lawn, get the pH set correctly and put down some new grass. I am looking for St. Augustine sod and I have found it at a few places here, the lowest priced being 165 a pallet. That doesn't sound bad, but I just want to make sure I get the lowest price I can, so I am hoping that someone on here might be able to help!

I am located in Jackson, MS and I would be willing to drive further south for good, well priced sod. I wouldn't drive so far that gas prices eat my savings, but I can work those numbers later! ANY help would be great.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
gator_01

Have you done a soil sample yet? Thats the first thing you should do before anything else before you go adding things to your soil. Also tilling will leave your yard lumpy and uneven. Get someone with a tractor and blade to prepare your yard for sodding. It want take them long at all to have it ready and your lawn will be nice and level. And now that you have your results back from that soil sample and the lawn is nice and even , you are ready for that sod purchase.
As for the best prices on sod I cant help there but one other thing you should consider and inquire about is what St. Augustine does good in your area. There are different varieties of it.
You should post over on the Lawn Care Forum. There are several guys on that forum that are very informed. One guy is even a sod grower.
Hope this helps and sorry about the prices,
John

    Bookmark   April 12, 2007 at 8:52PM
Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
mrbdm99

Thanks for the info about the other forum! I have already had several soil tests done to find out what I need to add. I will be doing something different to get the yard nice and even as there is no room for a tractor in the yard due to my Oaks!

    Bookmark   April 26, 2007 at 5:04PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
Do your snaps bloom in winter?
Hi, folks. It's pansy planting time here, and as I...
donnabaskets
Anyone grow Almonds or English Walnuts?
I am near Baton Rouge, and thinking of planting some...
mmckey2
Has anybody else seen purple dragonflies?
Hi! I was drinking my coffee by the koi pond this morning...
taffyj
South Louisiana Blueberries
Anyone growing blueberries in the ground in South Louisiana?...
pharmachad
Avocats fiscalistes Canada
Deux ans plus tard, votre client vous appelle. Il est...
MichelCoderre1
Sponsored Products
Athens Outdoor Lounge Chair with Cushions, Patio Furniture
FRONTGATE
Safavieh Runner Rug: Blossom Green/Multi 2.25' x 8'
Home Depot
RION Furniture - St. Tropez Chandelier - LAMP341
Great Furniture Deal
Franklin Chair - Cordova Eclipse Gray
Joybird Furniture
Safavieh Area Rug: Blossom Beige/Multi 3' x 5'
Home Depot
Professional Style Reversible Cutting Board
Overstock.com
Safety 1st onBoard 35 Adjustable Infant Car Seat Base - Black - 22-955BLK
$47.49 | Hayneedle
Safavieh St Thomas Indoor Wicker Washed-out Grey Arm Chair
Overstock.com
People viewed this after searching for:
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™