Skip to Main navigation Skip to Left navigation Skip to Main content Skip to Footer

University of Minnesota Extension

Extension > Garden > SULIS > Maintenance > Sustainable Lawncare Information Series > Watering Practices

Print Icon Email Icon Share Icon

Watering Practices

Table of Contents


Efficient watering practices are important to all homeowners who want to conserve water, maintain a sustainable, healthy lawn and reduce maintenance costs. Understanding how grass plants use water and their ability to tolerate dry conditions is the first step to putting the right plant in the right place to perform the right function. This is one of the key concepts in establishing a more sustainable lawn.

  • © Regents of the University of Minnesota. All rights reserved.
  • The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Privacy