Lawn Diseases and Disorders

Common Lawn Diseases


There are numerous Lawn Diseases and Disorders that can affect grass. Below are some of the most common ones. Most diseases are spread by spores and relate to lawn, soil conditions and are helped if your lawn grass is in poor health. Luxury Lawns has the knowledge and products to treat and cure most problems in your lawn by using the latest and safest fungicides etc. In most cases we try to avoid using fungicides preferring to treat the disease by improving grass health with practices such as scarification, aeration and cutting the grass at the correct height!

Understanding Common Lawn Diseases:


Learn about the most prevalent lawn diseases, including:

  • Brown Patch: Identifying circular, brown patches in your lawn and taking prompt action.
  • Dollar Spot: Recognizing small, silver-dollar-sized lesions and implementing preventive measures.
  • Fairy Ring: Understanding the appearance of dark green rings and managing their effects on the lawn.
  • Snow Mold: Tips to address the white or pink mold that appears after snow melts.
  • Summer Patch: Identifying straw-colored patches and implementing proper watering practices.
  • Pythium Blight: How to manage the cottony, white mycelium and irregular patches it causes.
  • Rust Disease: Recognizing rust-like spores on grass blades and promoting healthier growth.
  • Necrotic Ring Spot: Addressing the doughnut-shaped patches and preventing their spread.
  • And more: Detailed information on additional diseases that could affect your lawn’s vitality.



At Luxury Lawns we believe that a beautiful lawn is within reach for every homeowner. By arming yourself with knowledge about lawn diseases, disorders, and best practices, you can create a thriving outdoor space that brings joy to your family for years to come. If you ever encounter challenges beyond your expertise, our team of lawn care experts is always here to help you achieve the lawn of your dreams.