Yard Has Several Perfect Half-Dollar Size Holes In A 3 Foot Diameter Circular Area Of Grass

Question From: A. Carver - Scottsville, Kentucky, United States
Q: I have several perfect round holes in the yard about half a dollar size and they are in an area about 3 ft round and the grass is dead around these holes what can this be

A: Your grass has fungal disease called dollar spot. Fertlizing with a slow release lawn fertilizer and watering deeply weekly or semi-weekly as needed, are the recommended cultural practices. Go to https://gardening.yardener.com/Identify-Specific-Fungal-Disease on Yardener.com for more information on dollar spot. Watering lightly and frequently is often the cause for this disease. Best And Happy Yardening, Nancy