times during the growing season a homeowner will notice mushrooms
growing in his/her lawn. Many times these mushrooms are the fruiting
bodies of a fairy ring, but this is not always the case. Wet weather in
combination with warm temperatures can cause mushroom development in
almost any turf area. The fungi that cause these mushrooms occur
naturally and are present in most urban landscapes.
mushrooms come in a diverse number of shapes, colors, and sizes.
Mushrooms do not cause any damage to a lawn other than looking
unsightly. Because of this fact lawn care companies that practice
Integrated Pest Management such as Ace of Blades will not apply any
type of chemical control to your lawn. Mowing or raking the mushrooms
are two ways a homeowner can improve the appearance of his/her lawn if
mushrooms appear. Generally speaking, the mushrooms will shrivel and
dry up once the weather turns dry again. Wet conditions are most
favorable for mushroom growth, so by improving drainage and/or airflow
on your lawn will greatly improve your chances of preventing mushroom