scarify


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puncture and scar (the skin), as for purposes or tribal identification or rituals

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scratch the surface of

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break up

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Every year I scarify and apply fertiliser, weed killer and moss killer in the spring.
Addressing the Paigham-e-Aman Pakistan Conference, organised for promoting inter-faith religious harmony at Jamia Qasmia here Monday, the ulema said that all types of conspiracies being hatched against Pakistan would be foiled and they would never hesitate to scarify their lives for the defense of the motherland.
Could you please tell me the best time to scarify a lawn - the beginning of the growing season or towards the end?
Continue to scarify lawns with a rake to remove all debris, including moss.
All lawns need good drainage and oxygenation so scarify it with a springtine rake to remove thatch - dead grass that mats beneath growing grass - and moss.
Hi Ray, The best time to scarify your lawn is when it can recover from what is a harsh but ultimately beneficial process - so that's either at the beginning of the growing season or towards the end.
If you have a moss problem, use a moss killer before you scarify, so that you don't spread it around.
All lawns need good drainage and oxygenation, so scarify it with a springtine rake to remove thatch - dead grass that mats beneath growing grass - and moss.
Spike and scarify lawns to improve surface drainage and remove thatch.
You will need to cut it shorter than during the drought to scarify it, which means removing all the old debris and rotting vegetation between the blades of the grass.
Rake and scarify lawns to remove debris including moss
6 IF moss is quite widespread, treat it with moss-killer BEFORE you scarify, then once the moss is all dead you can rake it out without the risk of it spreading.