Are You A Lawn Guru?

22 Questions | Total Attempts: 33

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Are You A Lawn Guru?

Test your knowledge of the lawn care world.


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

      Summer

    • B. 

      Winter

    • C. 

      Fall

    • D. 

      Spring

  • 4. 
    What is the best beneficial service you can perform to your lawn annually?
    • A. 

      Lawn rolling

    • B. 

      De-thatch

    • C. 

      Nematodes

    • D. 

      Aeration/overseeding

  • 5. 
    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

  • 6. 
    What flower commonly spreads from your garden to your lawn
    • A. 

      Roses

    • B. 

      Violets

    • C. 

      Tulips

    • D. 

      Other

  • 7. 
    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

  • 8. 
    What disease follows a harsh winter
    • A. 

      Red thread

    • B. 

      Brown spot

    • C. 

      Dog spot

    • D. 

      Snow mold

    • E. 

      Leaf spot/burning out

  • 9. 
    How long should kentucky blue grass be in july to keep it's colour
    • A. 

      4 inches

    • B. 

      2 inches

    • C. 

      1 inches

    • D. 

      2-3 inches

    • E. 

      3.5 inches

  • 10. 
    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

  • 11. 
    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

  • 12. 
    What is considered cultural practice?
    • A. 

      Weeding and feeding

    • B. 

      Sodding

    • C. 

      De- thatching

    • D. 

      Cutting and watering

    • E. 

      Mother nature does all

  • 13. 
    What chemical was not included in the Ontario Pesticide Ban?
    • A. 

      2-4-d

    • B. 

      Mecaprop

    • C. 

      Dicamba

    • D. 

      Roundup

    • E. 

      Merrit

  • 14. 
    What is the proper use for round up, and why hasn't it also been banned with the rest?
    • A. 

      Kill all weeds on my lawn

    • B. 

      Kill crabgrass around edges

    • C. 

      Worry about concrete areas such as driveway

    • D. 

      Around the city sewer

    • E. 

      Poison ivy at the schools

  • 15. 
    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

  • 16. 
    What weed has 2 growing cycles annually
    • A. 

      Crab grass

    • B. 

      Dandelion

    • C. 

      Violet

    • D. 

      Spurge

    • E. 

      Ground ivy

  • 17. 
    When talking about fertilizer NPK what does the K stand for?
    • A. 

      Potassium

    • B. 

      Nitrogen

    • C. 

      Phosphorus

    • D. 

      Killer

    • E. 

      Color

  • 18. 
    When talking about fertilizer NPK what does the P stand for?
    • A. 

      Phosphorus

    • B. 

      Nitrogen

    • C. 

      2-4-D

    • D. 

      Potassium

  • 19. 
    What is the worst chemical for your lawn
    • A. 

      Round up

    • B. 

      Dog urine

    • C. 

      2_4D

  • 20. 
    Where do chinch bugs burrow in the winter?
    • A. 

      Gardens

    • B. 

      Under homes

    • C. 

      Trees

    • D. 

      Underground

  • 21. 
    Whats the name for a white grub when it grows it's wings?
    • A. 

      Crane fly

    • B. 

      beetle

    • C. 

      Leather jacket

    • D. 

      Bumble bee

  • 22. 
    What does a leather jacket become
    • A. 

      Crane fly

    • B. 

      Beetle

    • C. 

      Spider

    • D. 

      House fly