Northwest lawns need at least one inch of water a week to stay green. In August, aim to water once or twice a week.
Northwest lawns need at least one inch of water a week to stay green. In August, aim to water once or twice a week. Associated Press
Northwest lawns need at least one inch of water a week to stay green. In August, aim to water once or twice a week. Associated Press

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About Marianne Binetti

Marianne Binetti

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Marianne Binetti is the author of "Easy Answers for Great Gardens" and eight other gardening books. She has a degree in horticulture from WSU and will answer questions from her Web site at www.binettigarden.com.