A lush green lawn is a vital aspect of any commercial property. Not only does it enhance the overall aesthetic appeal, but it also creates a welcoming environment for employees, clients, and visitors. However, achieving a healthy and green lawn can be challenging, especially without proper knowledge and equipment. In this blog post, we will explore the benefits of hydroseeding, slit seeding, and fertilization, and provide some general lawn care tips to help you achieve a lawn that creates an ideal first impression.


Hydroseeding is a process that involves spraying a slurry of grass seed, fertilizer, mulch, and water onto the soil. This technique is ideal for large areas or where conventional seeding methods may not be practical. The slurry protects the seeds from wind, erosion, and water runoff, and the mulch helps to retain moisture and provide nutrients to the seedlings.

The benefits of hydroseeding are many. Firstly, it is a faster method of establishing a lawn compared to traditional seeding methods. It also allows for uniform distribution of the seed, resulting in a consistent and lush lawn. Hydroseeding also reduces soil erosion and water runoff, and provides better moisture retention, which is crucial for seed germination. Moreover, the mulch layer that is added as part of the hydro seeding process provides essential nutrients to the young seedlings, promoting healthy growth.

Slit Seeding

Slit seeding is another technique used to establish a healthy lawn. This process involves cutting shallow furrows in the soil and planting the seed directly into the soil. Slit seeding is ideal for smaller areas or where the existing lawn needs to be renovated. This technique ensures that the seeds are in direct contact with the soil, which promotes germination and helps the roots to establish themselves quickly. Slit seeding is an effective way to improve the density of your lawn and to introduce new varieties of grass.


Fertilization is an essential component of any lawn care program. It provides the necessary nutrients to the grass, promoting healthy growth, and preventing disease and stress. Fertilizer can be applied in granular or liquid form, depending on the needs of your lawn. Granular fertilizer is applied to the soil and needs to be watered in to activate the nutrients. Liquid fertilizer is sprayed directly onto the grass, and the nutrients are absorbed through the leaves. Fertilization should be done at regular intervals, typically on a bi-annual, depending on the type of grass and soil conditions.

General Lawn Care TipsHealthy Green Grass? Coming Right Up

Apart from hydroseeding, slit seeding, and fertilization, there are several other factors that contribute to a healthy and green lawn. Proper watering, mowing, and pest control are all crucial for maintaining a lush lawn. Watering should be done deeply and infrequently, preferably in the morning to reduce evaporation. Mowing should be done regularly, and the mower blades should be sharpened to prevent tearing of the grass blades. Pest control should be done at the first sign of infestation to prevent damage to the lawn. With Pezza as your commercial landscaping provider, there is nothing to worry about.

Pezza Landscape, Inc. is a full-service landscaping company proudly serving the Chicagoland area and its surrounding suburbs. Give us a call at (630) 393-7373 or visit our website to get in touch.

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Pezza Landscape, Inc. is a full service landscaping company serving Warrenville, Naperville, Wheaton, Winfield, Batavia, Geneva, St. Charles, and the surrounding communities.

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