Frost Damage & What To Do About It

Lawn Services and Landscaping | Mike Gast Lawn Care | Sarasota, FL

We have all experienced a devastating blow from Mother Nature in the form of a major frost and freeze. Even though we covered our plants damage still occurred. Frost cloth give a temperature buffer of about 4‐5 degrees F. I know that the I‐75 area of Sarasota near Bee Ridge Road received temperatures of 25 […]

Trimming Palm Trees

Lawn Services and Landscaping | Mike Gast Lawn Care | Sarasota, FL

n many subdivisions around town, homeowners are being given reminders to have their palm trees trimmed. 

Basketgrass

Lawn Services and Landscaping | Mike Gast Lawn Care | Sarasota, FL

Basketgrass is a weed that shows up only in the summer and dies off in the winter.  It only grows in shady areas of the turf and flowerbeds.  In flower beds, you can spray roundup or other non-selective weed killers.