Low-maintenance lawn: Time to sow fresh grass seed

Lawn looking lackluster? Mid-August to early October is a sweet spot in the calendar year to sow fresh grass seed or replace an existing lawn throughout the state, according to Alec Kowalewski, turfgrass specialist for the Oregon State University Extension Service.

If you wait until November, you're too late – the next best bet to establish a new lawn comes around the following April to May.

Read more in the Oregonian »