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de·thatch

 (dē-thăch′)
v. de·thatched, de·thatch·ing, de·thatch·es
v.tr.
To remove (dead grass) from a lawn, usually to aerate the soil.
v.intr.
To remove dead grass from a lawn.

de·thatch′er n.

dethatch

(diːˈθætʃ)
vb (tr)
to remove dead grass from (a lawn)
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If you need a serviceable and handy riding mower (for up to about 2 1/2 acres) that can pull a garden cart, leaf sweeper, grass clipping bagger, fertilizer spreader or a dethatcher, or occasionally push a little snow with a front-mounted blade, then a lawn tractor is right for you.
At Action Rental, a dethatcher rents for $9/hour for a two-hour minimum, or $57 a day.
lawn condition, Nature's Magic plant and soil activator, Biological Dethatcher and added Mycorrhizae.
It is also called an aeroblade, thatcher, verticutter, or dethatcher.
Encore also produces the Premier line of walk-behind mowers and the Power-Thatch dethatcher.
The Mantis Electric Tiller can be used with optional attachments such as a border edger, furrower, crevice cleaner, lawn aerator, lawn dethatcher and plow.
Alternatively, you might rent an expensive gas-guzzling power dethatcher that will scratch the soil, while bringing all that dead grass to the surface for easier collection with a leaf rake or power vacuum of some kind.
If you need a handy riding mower (for up to about 2 1/2 acres) that can also pull a garden cart, leaf sweeper, grass dipping bagger, fertilizer spreader and dethatcher, or occasionally push a little snow with a front-mounted blade, then a lawn tractor is right for you.
Thatch interferes with the downward flow of fertilizer and water, depriving plant roots; thin it now, if you haven't already done so (use a dethatcher from a rental yard).
If you need a serviceable and handy riding mower (for up to about 2 1/2 acres) that can pull a garden cart, leaf sweeper, grass clipping bagger, fertilizer spreader and dethatcher, or occasionally push a little snow with a front-mounted blade, then the lawn tractor is right for you.