Pennington Smart Seed. Tall Fescue Seeds 7 lb BAG
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Additional Care Tips: Once your grass is 1/3 taller than the recommended mowing height you may begin mowing it. Avoid removing more than 1/3 of the total grass blade length at any single mowing to keep your grass thick and healthy. Increase your mowing height in summer months to reduce grass stress. Important: Applying weed control products to grass prior to seeding can affect the seeds' ability to grow. Be sure to read and follow all manufacturer's recommendations and application instructions prior to applying any weed control products and prior to seeding. Additionally, do not apply any weed control products to newly seeded areas until grass is established and has been mowed at least 3 or 4 times. Once newly seeded areas are established, you can begin a regular feeding schedule. Planting Instructions: Follow these guidelines. For lush, thick grass. Prepare. Bare spots/new grass: Remove debris, then rake the soil to loosen and smooth the top layer. Overseeding/thin areas: Same instructions as above but start by mowing existing grass as short as possible. Apply: Spread the seed evenly using a drop, rotary or hand - held spreader according to the settings below. Lay down a starter fertilizer to help the seedlings grow healthy and strong, Rake gently to work your seed & fertilizer into the soil. Water: Keep the soil moist! Water daily (twice a day if you have to) until grass sprouts and reaches about 3 inches tall. After establishment, Smart Seed premium grade grass seed will require up to 30% less water year after year vs. ordinary seed.
DescriptionThe Grass Seed People. Guarantee to grow. Drought tolerant premium grass seed blend. Establishes quickly and uses up to 30% less water year after year (Vs. ordinary grass seed). Covers up to 1,750 square feet. Our Highest Quality Seed: All Smart Seeds premium grade grass seed products are pure - bred, drought tolerant and guaranteed to grow the thick and healthy grass you want while saving you up to 30% more water year after year versus ordinary grass seed. The Grass Seed People. Cultivating your trust for three generations by providing the finest grass seed you can buy. Planting Specifications: Planting Rate: Bare spots/new grass: 12 lbs./1,000 sq. Ft. Overseeding/thin areas: 4 lbs./1,000 sq. Ft. This package covers: Bare spots/new grass: 580 sq. Ft. Overseeding/thin areas: 1,750 sq. Ft. Planting depth: 1/4 inches. Seedling emergence: 7-21 days. Drought tolerance: Very good. Light required: Full sun to partial shade. Recommended mowing height: 3 inches to 4 inches. Traffic tolerance: Good.
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IngredientsSM Seed Tall Fescue Blend: Pennington ATF1258 Tall Fescue (16.00%) Germination: (85%) Origin: OR, Penn RK4 Tall Fescue (16.00%) Germination: (85%) Origin: OR, Rebel XLR Tall Fescue (16.00%) Germination: (85%) Origin: OR, Other Crop Seed (0.20%), Coating Material (50.00%), Inert Matter (1.78%), Weed Seed (0.02%). Noxious Weed Seed: None found per pound.