How short to cut my lawn in fall

Asked November 5, 2016, 8:16 PM EDT

In the summer I raise my mower to 3 inches.What should I set my mower at in the fall ?

Salt Lake County Utah

3 Responses

What kind of grass do you have?

Kentucky bluegrass

Hello,

I would recommend cutting to 1.5" at your last mowing of the season and picking up the clippings. This will help to avoid excessive humidity under snow and prevent winter disease.

Best regards.