What is Snow Mold
(and How to Get Rid of It ASAP)
Tracking Snow Mold Triggers
Low areas in the lawn that hold water are prime locations for snow mold. Constant wetness is one of the ingredients snow mold needs to develop. Lawns with heavy thatch are also prone to snow mold.
Stopping Snow Mold Before It Starts
Mow the lawn to a height of 1½ inches in the fall when grass turns yellow and stops growing, signs that it is going dormant.