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Shady Lawn Mixture

Shady Lawn Mixture


An outstanding blend of the newest shade tolerant and drought tolerant cool season grasses available. These grasses are also suitable for sun/shade applications. The varieties in this mixture represent advances in turf quality in addition to being a qualified TWCA Turfgrass product. TWCA approval means that these grasses have successfully met a stringent set of criteria that have been documented and have proven water conservation benefits.



  • Better heat and drought tolerance
  • Fine texture
  • Excellent seedling vigor
  • Sun/Shade Tolerance


  • Improved summer performance
  • Improved appearance
  • Fast establishment
  • Wide application


Shady Lawn is an excellent mix for shady to full sun areas in the following applications:

* Playgrounds
* Golf Courses


*Commercial Sites

*Slope Erosion Control
*Ground Cover

Seeding Rates

New turf: 7-10 pounds per 1,000 square feet or 300-400 pounds per acre.
Overseeding existing turf: 6 to 8 pounds per 1,000 square feet or 250-350 pounds per acre.


Emergence: 5-7 days under optimum temperature range between 68-86 degrees, longer under cooler temperatures.
First mowing approximately 21 days after emergence (may be longer under cooler temperatures).
First limited use approximately 28 days after emergence.


30% Celestial Creeping Red Fescue
20% Heathland Chewings Fescue
20% Nanook Hard Fescue
20% Manhattan 7 GLR Perennial Ryegrass
10% Waterworks Kentucky Bluegrass

98% Minimum purity
90% Minimum germination
450,000 seeds per pound
Origin: Oregon/Washington

The varieties listed are protected under the U.S. Plant Variety Protection Act

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