How Well Do You Know Lawn CARE?

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Garden Quizzes & Trivia

When we get an ideal house most of us try to ensure that we have an attractive and well-kept lawn. How conversant are you with the guidelines on how to ensure your lawn maintains its good look? Take up the quiz below and see what more you can do. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which on of these insects are surface insects
    • A. 

      Grubs

    • B. 

      Sod web worm

    • C. 

      Leather jackets

    • D. 

      Chinch bugs

    • E. 

      Worms

  • 2. 
    Which insect eats at the lawns roots
    • A. 

      Chinch bugs

    • B. 

      Worms

    • C. 

      Crane flys

    • D. 

      Grubs

  • 3. 
    What is the name of the weed that thrives on sunlight and grows commonly on blvd's and edges
    • A. 

      Creeping charlie

    • B. 

      Dandelions

    • C. 

      Crab grass

    • D. 

      Lambs quarter

    • E. 

      Wild violets

  • 4. 
    What flower commonly spreads from your garden to your lawn
    • A. 

      Roses

    • B. 

      Violets

    • C. 

      Tulips

    • D. 

      Other

  • 5. 
    How many times a week should you water your lawn?
    • A. 

      3 times

    • B. 

      7 times

    • C. 

      2 times

    • D. 

      5 times

    • E. 

      Depends on mother nature

  • 6. 
    What disease follows a harsh winter
    • A. 

      Red thread

    • B. 

      Brown spot

    • C. 

      Dog spot

    • D. 

      Snow mold

    • E. 

      Leaf spot/burning out

  • 7. 
    What is the type of grass do you see mostly at a golf course?
    • A. 

      Bent grass

    • B. 

      Kentucky blue grass

    • C. 

      Quack grass

    • D. 

      Tall fescue

  • 8. 
    Whats the type of grass commonly confused with crab grass?
    • A. 

      Rye grass

    • B. 

      Kentucky blue grass

    • C. 

      Quack grass

    • D. 

      Bent grass

    • E. 

      Other

  • 9. 
    What is the weed that spreads throughout your lawn like a vine and seems to never go away
    • A. 

      Crab grass

    • B. 

      Lambs quarter

    • C. 

      Thistle

    • D. 

      Creeping charlie

    • E. 

      Clover

  • 10. 
    What weed has 2 growing cycles annually
    • A. 

      Crab grass

    • B. 

      Dandelion

    • C. 

      Violet

    • D. 

      Spurge

    • E. 

      Ground ivy

  • 11. 
    When talking about fertilizer NPK what does the K stand for?
    • A. 

      Potassium

    • B. 

      Nitrogen

    • C. 

      Phosphorus

    • D. 

      Killer

    • E. 

      Color

  • 12. 
    When talking about fertilizer NPK what does the P stand for?
    • A. 

      Phosphorus

    • B. 

      Nitrogen

    • C. 

      2-4-D

    • D. 

      Potassium

  • 13. 
    What does a leather jacket become
    • A. 

      Crane fly

    • B. 

      Beetle

    • C. 

      Spider

    • D. 

      House fly

  • 14. 
    When is the best time to plant new grass seed?
    • A. 

      Summer

    • B. 

      Winter

    • C. 

      Fall

    • D. 

      Spring

  • 15. 
    What is the best beneficial service you can perform to your lawn annually?
    • A. 

      Lawn rolling

    • B. 

      De-thatch

    • C. 

      Nematodes

    • D. 

      Aeration/overseeding

  • 16. 
    What is the ideal height of Kentucky Bluegrass
    • A. 

      4 inches

    • B. 

      2 inches

    • C. 

      1 inches

    • D. 

      2.5-3.5 inches

    • E. 

      3.5 inches

  • 17. 
    At what height do you cut cool season grass before a snowy winter?
    • A. 

      Extra tall for insulation

    • B. 

      Just the normal height

    • C. 

      Never mow before winter

    • D. 

      Short - around 2"

  • 18. 
    What is the worst chemical for your lawn
    • A. 

      Dog urine

    • B. 

      2_4D

    • C. 

      Round up

  • 19. 
    Bagging the grass when mowing is better than leaving the clippings.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Lawn mower blades need to be sharpened every year
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    How many square feet of grass can supply a persons oxygen needs for a whole day?
    • A. 

      625 sqft

    • B. 

      1500 sqft

    • C. 

      100 sqft

    • D. 

      5000 sqft

  • 22. 
    When is the best time to water your lawn?
    • A. 

      Late evening

    • B. 

      Early morning

    • C. 

      Afternoon

    • D. 

      Late morning