• Premium Shade Fine Fescue lawn seed is for shady yards and turf areas.

Premium Shade Lawn seed

The ultimate choice for light to dense shade. Medium green color & fine textured. Low growing and dense. Heat & cold tolerant.

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The ultimate choice for light to dense shade. Shady Place not only grows vigorously in shade, but also adapts to a wide variety of soil types and moisture conditions. Known for surviving under extreme conditions, fine fescues can be found thriving in infertile, dry soils, deep shade and where turf is neglected, tortured and forgotten. Perfect for areas where water and fertilizer conservation is important. Excellent for establishing and stabilizing naturalized areas for wildlife cover, wildlife beds, erosion buffers. Use to seed a new lawn or revitalize an established one that is in deep shade. Use in low to moderate traffic areas.

Light/Soil Requirements: Performs best in full sun or deep shade. Performs well on many soil types.



20% Chewing Fescue
20% Strong Creeping Red Fescue
20% Hard Fescue
10% Slender Creeping Red Fescue
10% Perennial Ryegrass

Seeding Rate
Seed Rate: 4 to 6 lbs per 1,000 square feet
Overseeding Rate:  2 to 3 lbs per 1,000 sq ft

Establishment Rate
Germinates in 10-21 days under ideal conditions
Fully establishes in one growing season

New Lawn Seedings
3 pound bag covers 1,000 square feet
5 pound bag covers 1,250 square feet
25 pound bag covers 8,250 square feet
50 pound bag covers 16,500 square feet

Overseeding Existing Turf
3 pound bag covers 1,500 square feet
5 pound bag covers 2,500 square feet
25 pound bag covers 10,000 square feet
50 pound bag covers 25,000 square feet

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