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Eileen B.'s lawn in Lakeland, FL

The guys did a fantastic job of cutting our lawn and trimming. Would highly recommend!

-Eileen B. in Lakeland, FL

Suzanne C.'s lawn in Lakeland, FL

Donald did an excellent job and was a pleasure to work with, highly recommend.

-Suzanne C. in Lakeland, FL

Cassie E.'s lawn in Lakeland, FL

Jeff does AMAZING yard work! I would definitely recommend anyone to hire him

-Cassie E. in Lakeland, FL

Lakeland, FL - May 30, 2023
Local Lawn Care Facts & Resources

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We currently have no rainfall data available for Lakeland, FL.

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Lawn tip of the week

Feeling bold? Ask us about installing Bermudagrass. It's a pain to maintain, but incredibly sexy.


Popular Grass Types in Lakeland

Bermudagrass 57%
Centipedegrass 15%
Zoysiagrass 11%
Buffalograss 7%
Perennial Ryegrass 4%
Tall Fescue 3%
Kentucky Bluegrass 2%

Lawn Care Facts

Average Yard Size 5,363 sq ft
Average Mowing Price $56.93
Average Customer Review 4.66 / 5.0

Weekly Cuts 31.0%
Biweekly Cuts 62.0%
Monthly Cuts 7.0%
Lawns Fertilized 14.0%
Lawns with Leaf Removal 12.0%
Aerated Lawns 15.0%
Yards with Cleanups 14.0%
Days That Are Sunny 6%

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Easy, Affordable Lawn Care Services in Lakeland

Taking care of a lawn in Lakeland is challenging due to brutally hot summers and warm, mild winters. LawnStarter has the tools and expertise to give you a lush, green, and healthy lawn.

The Most Common Grass Types in Lakeland: The most common grass types in Lakeland are Bermudagrass, centipedegrass, buffalograss, zoysiagrass, and tall fescue.

When is the Best Time to Plant Grass: The best time to seed warm-season grasses is between April and July.

Summer Lawn Care Tips for Lakeland: Mow at the right height, enough, so the grass is 2.5 to 3 inches long. Redistribute grass clippings through the yard. Make sure your grass gets one inch of water per week. Apply fertilizer. Keep your eye out for pests and diseases.

Winter Lawn Care Tips for Lakeland: Prioritize aeration to nourish the root system. Fertilize warm-season grasses to keep them greener for longer. Mow your lawn, but you don't need to mow as often in winter as in summer. Give your lawn a ¾ inch of water every 7 to 10 days. Overseed your lawn.

Common Lawn Pests: The most common lawn pests in Lakeland are white grubs, sod webworms, mole crickets, fire ants, billbugs, fall armyworms, grass loopers, grasshoppers, chinch bugs, and spittlebugs.

Common Lawn Diseases: The most common lawn diseases in Lakeland are brown patch fungus, grey leaf spot, dollar spot, fairy rings, pythium spp, sheath spot, Helminthosporium leaf spot, Cercospora leaf spot, rust, slime molds, take-all root rot. If you need help with what to do, LawnStarter's pros are experts at identifying and treating lawn diseases.

How LawnStarter Can Take Care of Your Lawn: Watering, fertilization, aeration, seeding, mowing, raking, landscaping - name it, LawnStarter's pros do it.

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Meet some of our Lakeland pros

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Bryce Meek
Are you searching for a new lawn company that’s reliable and can make your neighbors jealous? Contact us now! Do you have a lawn that’s too big to handle? Is your current lawn service just not up to par for you? Message us now! We offer mowing, edging, weed eating, tree trimming, hedges and much more.

4975 Elon Crescent
Lakeland, FL 33810

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Joseph Robinson
I'm a Marine Corps combat veteran whose core values are present in everyday situations.

1035 South Central Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33815

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Leo Phenestor
I have more than 10 years of years experience in the outdoor maintenance industry. I provide a wide range of lawn care and landscaping services. These services also include irrigation, tree trimming and pressure washing. I want to turn your house into a happy home.

1639 Norman Drive
Lakeland, FL 33805

Recent Reviews

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Dominique L.'s Grass Cutting service in J.r.j.
Very grateful he didn't destroy my plant
Dominique L. - May 24, 2023 - Lakeland, FL
Grass Cutting by Joseph Robinson,
Joan K.'s Yard Cutting service in LezDo Lawncare
The lawn looks great I m very pleased with his work.
Joan K. - May 23, 2023 - Lakeland, FL
Yard Cutting by Meleea Whittington,
LezDo Lawncare
Tara R.'s Lawn Mowing service in Spot On Lawn Care
Thank you Bryce! Everything looks great!!!!
Tara R. - May 18, 2023 - Lakeland, FL
Lawn Mowing by Bryce Meek,
Spot On Lawn Care
Dave W.'s Lawn Mowing service in Owen Lawn Service
It looks good
Dave W. - May 17, 2023 - Lakeland, FL
Lawn Mowing by Jeff Owen,
Owen Lawn Service
Rafael D.'s Yard Cutting service in Medina lawns service
Jose continues to do a great job. Glad I chose Lawnlove.
Rafael D. - May 05, 2023 - Lakeland, FL
Yard Cutting by Jose Medina,
Medina lawns service
Richard P.'s Yard Cutting service in Earth Cutz
OUTSTANDING! He also provided some great advice and answered every question that I asked him concerning my lawn and how I can make it better. William is who I prefer to do my lawn upon request, no one else. He made me feel extremely comfortable as a customer.
Richard P. - Apr 08, 2023 - Lakeland, FL
Yard Cutting by William Harvey,
Earth Cutz
Nina H.'s Grass Cutting service in Cutting for a Cure
Quick, clean, and happy with my pretty lawn.
Nina H. - Apr 07, 2023 - Lakeland, FL
Grass Cutting by John Drabik,
Cutting for a Cure
Ashlei S.'s Lawn Care service in Cameo lawn care
The lawn looks good! The touch up around the sidewalk is noticeable. Thank you!
Ashlei S. - Mar 09, 2023 - Lakeland, FL
Lawn Care by Petrona Lovelace,
Cameo lawn care
Joanna S.'s Lawn Service service in Real Touch Services LLC
Raoul does such a good job every time.
Joanna S. - Jan 14, 2023 - Lakeland, FL
Lawn Service by Raoul louza,
Real Touch Services LLC
Corey J.'s Yard Cutting service in R&R Lawn Care
Great communication!! Always does a awesome job mowing my property!!
Corey J. - Jan 09, 2023 - Lakeland, FL
Yard Cutting by Christian Reed,
R&R Lawn Care
Selah T.'s Yard Cutting service in C&R Services
Great attention to detail. Thanks Randy.
Selah T. - Jan 03, 2023 - Lakeland, FL
Yard Cutting by Randy Beasley,
C&R Services
Marie P.'s Lawn Care service in Rjm
I'm happy with Johnny's work. Great job. I appreciate it, thanks.
Marie P. - Dec 13, 2022 - Lakeland, FL
Lawn Care by Johnny Richardson,

Overall Rating: 4.87 / 5 stars (230 reviews)

Service Recommendations in Lakeland

LawnStarter pros will let you know what your lawn needs. Here are some recent recommendations for lawn care services in Lakeland, FL.

Stick and Leaf Cleanup

Recommended by Federico Zuniga

Service Location: Lakeland,FL
Service Yard Size: 8,304 square feet
Service Price: $670.72
Location (from the street): Front yard Clear out overgrowth in your front beds and shape all the bush's up.


Recommended by Roland Mathis

Service Location: Lakeland,FL
Service Yard Size: 11,457 square feet
Service Price: $24.39
Location (from the street): Back yard This qoute is for cleaning up any trash debris, pine cones or dog waste that might be at the property


Recommended by Donald Austile

Service Location: Lakeland,FL
Service Yard Size: 24,740 square feet
Service Price: $121.95
Location (from the street): Back yard Backyard leaf clean up needs to be done. Leaves can be disposed off in wooded area.

Flower Bed Weeding

Recommended by Abel Perez

Service Location: Lakeland,FL
Service Yard Size: 3,943 square feet
Service Price: $60.98
Location (from the street): Front yard Weed beds in front yard and cut out an edge and weed around tree well.

General Cleanup

Recommended by Alexander Hamilton

Service Location: Lakeland,FL
Service Yard Size: 9,583 square feet
Service Price: $182.92
Location (from the street): Full yard this is an estimate for the final cleaning (deep) and one more cleaning (light) we will start next week to do the light cleaning and once all the leaves finish falling the deep cleaning will be done


Recommended by Shervey joseph

Service Location: Lakeland,FL
Service Yard Size: 6,200 square feet
Service Price: $385
Location (from the street): Full yard Weed wavk the weeds in the flower beds and spray with weed control. trim bushes around the house that customer has specified

Requests for Service

Have a project in mind? Request a no-obligation quote from your pro with the tap of a button. Here are some recent quotes requested in Lakeland

Leaf Raking And Cleaning

Requested by Swati D.


Service Location: Lakeland, FL
Service Yard Size: 2,477 square feet
Service Price: $77
Items Needing Service: Weed removal on the side and back of the house, and small area to mow in the front around the driveway.

Location on Property: Front of the house, left side, and backyard.

Work to be Done: De-weeding and mowing small area in the front.

Pruning of Shrubs

Requested by Todd D.


Service Location: Lakeland, FL
Service Yard Size: 6,691 square feet
Service Price: $29
Items Needing Service: Bushes on front of house need to be squared off at the next mowing.

Location on Property: Front of house - at entry and garage.

Work to be Done: Square off the bushes.

Serviced by: Total Lawn Sourc

Yard Debris Removal

Requested by David D.


Service Location: Lakeland, FL
Service Yard Size: 9,763 square feet
Service Price: $110
Items Needing Service: Front yard leaf removal

Location on Property: Front yard

Work to be Done: Leaves removed

Pruning of Shrubs

Requested by Spencer Y.


Service Location: Lakeland, FL
Service Yard Size: 6,917 square feet
Service Price: $176
Items Needing Service: Cleanup brush in the alley

Location on Property: In the alley behind the house

Work to be Done: Clean up bamboo and brush in alley

Serviced by: db lawn service

Gutter Cleaning

Requested by Pat R.


Service Location: Lakeland, FL
Service Yard Size: 7,582 square feet
Service Price: $43
Items Needing Service: Gutters cleaned

Location on Property: Roof

Work to be Done: Guttets

Serviced by:

Tree Maintenance

Requested by Tin n.


Service Location: Lakeland, FL
Service Yard Size: 3,645 square feet
Service Price: $64
Items Needing Service: tree - waist high

Location on Property: front yard

Work to be Done: trim

Questions and Answers


Are there watering restrictions in Lakeland, FL?

On May 23, 2017 the City of Lakeland began the Modified Phase III one day restrictions set forth by the Southwest Florida Water Management District



Does Lakeland, FL have long / overgrown grass ordinances?

Properties subject to the provisions of this Article shall be kept free of weeds, overgrown brush, dead vegetation, trash, junk, debris, building materials, discarded personal items including, but not limited to, furniture, clothing, household appliances, or any other items not designed and intended for use outdoors. Grass, weeds, overgrown brush or dead vegetation which exceeds the maximum height provided by Sec. 86-2 of the Code of the City of Lakeland is prohibited.


Top Lakeland, FL Lawn Services of May 2023

#1-Vite handyman service
Shervey joseph
1135 Gilmoure Av. Lakeland Hills Boulevard
Lakeland, FL 33805
97 Ratings
Our lawn had not been tended to for a few weeks and Shervey did a great great job! Both the front and back yards turned out great, highly recommend!
#2-Superior Landscape Services
Dillon Stroud
Lakeland, FL
80 Ratings
Our yard is really coming along. I can't believe it looks this good. I'm glad we went to LawnStarter to find the guy to help us get our landscape design right. Thank you so much. I appreciate Dillon and his crew's hard work. Highly recommend to everyone in Annapolis.
#3-Lawn & Yard
Roland Mathis
Lakeland, FL
8 Ratings
Lupe is the best... fast complete great service.. !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
#4-Owen Lawn Service
Jeff Owen
2605 Sutton Road
Lakeland, FL 33810
67 Ratings
Jeff has been doing a really great job. I wish we could do more and provide him with more, but with my family and I being on a fixed income it's hard to do so. So, hopefully these kind words help. He's wonderful and we are glad to have him assisting with our yard work. Thank you
#5-Kelvin Mireles' Garden Services INC
Kelvin Mireles
Lakeland, FL
6 Ratings
So glad he used a leaf blower to remove all the pollen from my driveway and front door walkway. Again a spectacular job!
#6-AD lawn care
Donald Austile
1005 belleview dr
Lakeland, FL 33811
52 Ratings
Another great job by Donald. He is very conscientious, always on time, takes pride in his work and goes above and beyond for his clients. We've been lucky enough to have him tend our lawn for over a year and we couldn't be happier with his work. I'm sure all his clients are as highly satisfied as we are.
#7-1st Choice Pro
Lakeland, FL
51 Ratings
Looks great!
#8-Joe's Lawn and Home Maintenance
Joseph Trowell
1608 Wayman Street
Lakeland, FL 33815
5 Ratings
We have been providing lawn care and home maintenance for 15 years. No job is too big or too small. In addition to lawn care, we are experienced with plumbing, electrical, windows and doors, roofing, general home repair, and maintenance services. We strive to always provide high-quality work.
#9-JAX's Lawns Solutions Inc
JAX Giles
Lakeland, FL
42 Ratings
Hi Michael the yard always looks great but I would love for you to bag it each time. It grows so fast that the clippings are very noticeable. Is this something that you can do?
#10-Anuvybe Lawncare
Steven Boyles
4927 Lakeland Harbor Boulevard
Lakeland, FL 33805
4 Ratings
Let's make that the last one for the season. Good Job
#11-Erik's Lawns Maintenance
Erik Chenault
Lakeland, FL
34 Ratings
Terry was great, really nice and thorough. The only thing was that since my neighbor's fence fell over, he couldn't fit the lawn mower to the backyard, so only the front was done. From the results of the front lawn all seems good.
#12-Liberty INC
Roland Hurley
Lakeland, FL
33 Ratings
David and his guys do an amazing job and I couldn't be happier!
James Campbell
1541 Goodyear Avenue
Lakeland, FL 33801
27 Ratings
My name is James Campbell, and I am the owner and operator of Quality Pricing Lawn Care. My company is here to service your lawn with high-quality, efficient care at reasonable prices. I have been working in the lawn business all my life, and I believe in going the extra mile to show my appreciation for each client.
#14-A to Z Lawncare & Maintenance llc
Jeff Cleeves
2811 Dunhill Circle
Lakeland, FL 33810
23 Ratings
Sorry for all the debris! We didn't realize the wind had thrown all that stuff in the yard!
Alexander Hamilton
865 Rockingham Road
Lakeland, FL 33809
2 Ratings
I’m a hard worker, and I always do my best to make sure every job is completed to satisfaction. Sometimes I’m unable to answer the phone, but I always reply as soon as possible to text messages. I’m sorry if that’s an inconvenience at times, but it makes it easier for me. Thank you.
#16-Minor Distinction LLC
Jeff Skye
716 Fulton Green Road
Lakeland, FL 33809
2 Ratings
We are not satisfied with our work until you are happy with the end result. We get to know all of our customers' wants and needs to keep everyone happy. So protect your free time and don't waste another weekend on your yard. (We also do property repair.) Let us do the project you're putting on the back burner or fix that one thing you don't want to.
#17-B n A lawn care
William Ottey
6365 Sunny Way
Lakeland, FL 33813
2 Ratings
My name is William Ottey. I started my business almost a year ago. I love working outdoors and creating beautiful yards. I offer a wide range of high-quality lawn care and minor landscaping services. I look forward to showing you how I can make your lawn look its best every day of the year.
#18-RaPITT Services
Thomas Pittmon
4240 Summer Landing Drive
Lakeland, FL 33810
2 Ratings
We are Thomas and Jessica, owners and operators of RaPITT Services. We both have a passion for helping others and look forward to building rapport with new clients in the Lakeland area. We offer consultation and support in addition to providing excellent lawncare and landscaping services for an affordable price!
Travis Ott
214 Rhea Circle
Lakeland, FL 33813
2 Ratings
I started my business because I love landscaping and spending time outdoors. I enjoy creating well-maintained yards that look nice to passerby and are respectable to the surrounding community. I’m self-driven, and I work hard as a business owner. There’s no telling how much I can get done when I set my mind to a job.
#20-Flawless INC
Jose Sullivan
Lakeland, FL
17 Ratings
The service was great. The crew was professional and efficient. We've had several different crews come out and Dwayne's crew was top-notch.

Neighborhoods we service in Lakeland, FL

1522 E Main St. Lakeland FL 33801
Dove Meadow Trail
East Lake Morton
Grandview Landings
Hatcher Road Estates
Lake Deeson Pointe/Woods
Magnolia Ridge
Oakpark Drive
Oakwood Knoll
Pioneer Trails
Rolling Oak Estates
Rolling Woods
Royal Glen/Laurel Pointe
Saddlewood Estates
Siesta Palm Estates
Tangerine Trails
Weston Chase
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