Dirt & Turf, quality lawn care services for Jackson, NJ since 2009.
Mowing & water will have just as much of an impact as the lawn care program itself.
Please mow at a minimum height of 3 inches. That does not refer to the setting on the lawn mower, instead the height of the grass blades after it is mowed. 3.5 inches is great and 4 inches is even better.
Soil type: Jackson has very sandy soil, drains very well, but dries very quickly.
Suggested watering schedule: The recommended watering schedule for the town of Jackson is 15-20 minutes per zone, everyday. Since the soil is very sandy, during extreme heat, lawns may have to be watered twice in one day. The 2nd watering would be 12 hours later.
Jackson is located in Ocean County, New Jersey. In the 1840’s when Jackson became its own township, it was originally part of Monmouth County. Then six years later, the lower section of Monmouth County broke off into what today is known as Ocean County. Jackson Township is named after the seventh president of the United States of America, Andrew Jackson. Today, Jackson is the home town to nearly 56,000 people and over 100 square miles in size. It is the largest municipality in Ocean County and the third largest in New Jersey.
Parts of Jackson are located within the New Jersey Pine Barrens. A portion of Colliers Mills Wildlife is property of Jackson Township. Colliers Mills is designated to be a safe place for wildlife to live. Jackson was built on being an agricultural area. Majority of the land was used to grow crops or raise
farm animals. Once major roadway access came into Jackson, it switched over to being dominantly a commuter town. Homes in Jackson often come with larger property. One way to increase a home’s values is to have healthy, full, green grass. Having a desirable yard will also make a home more enjoyable to live in. We are experts at turning any yard into a beautiful yard.
Jackson has several well-known places worth visiting, including Six Flags Great Adventure, Hurricane Harbor and Jackson Premium Outlets. The world’s tallest roller coaster is inside Six Flags Great Adventure. The roller coaster is named Kingda Ka and was opened in 2005. The Off-Road Safari is
also in Six Flags and offers an up-close view of animals from around the world. The Jackson Premium Outlets offers over 70 stores for a full day shopping experience. Jackson offers plenty of other places to eat, play, and enjoy passing time away from home.