Contains varieties of tall fescue that produce a greener, denser, more durable turf than Kentucky-31 tall fescue
Scotts® Broadcast/Rotary Spreader (Turf Builder® Edgeguard® Mini, Basic, Standard, Deluxe Edgeguard®, Turf Builder® Edgeguard® DLX, Lawn Pro® & SpeedyGreen®)
BARE SPOT REPAIR/NEW LAWN
BARE SOIL - Loosen top layer of soil
DEAD GRASS/THIN AREA - Rake area and remove dead grass
For best results, add a thin layer of Scotts® Turf Builder® Seeding Soil before applying seed
Mow lawn short. Aerate or dethatch to loosen top layer of soil. For best results, overseed every fall
SMALL AREA - Spread by hand or with a Scotts® handheld spreader
LARGE AREA - Apply using a Scotts® drop or broadcast push spreader
After seeding, apply Scotts® Starter® fertilizer, according to directions on package, to boost seed's performance for a thicker lawn that grows in quicker. Lightly rake to move seed and fertilizer into soil
Watering is the critical step to seeding success. Keep the soil moist, by watering frequently (rather than deeply), until the seedlings reach 2 inches tall
Enjoy your beautiful lawn with family and friends. Mow seedling when they reach regular mowing height. For best results, make an application of Scotts® Turf Builder® Lawn fertilizer 6-8 weeks after new seedlings sprout
Fall and spring are the best times to plant grass seed, because seed germinates best when temperatures are between 60°F and 80°F.
All-Purpose Mix for sunny & shady areas.
20lb: up to 9,000 sq. ft.
40lb: up to 18,000 sq. ft.
If you have recently used a weed control or prevention product, please refer to the product labels to determine whether or not it is the appropriate time to plant grass seed. If you have questions please use the Help Center on scotts.com.
Scotts® Turf Builder® Grass Seed was developed to ensure your success in growing new grass and to keep it thriving season after season. It contains high quality grass seed that is filtered 3 times to remove weeds and fillers - and our grass seed experts specially create mixes that thrive in tough conditions so that it will flourish for many years.
Do not apply a weed control product until after at least three mowings.
Specially designed to promote grass seed germination, the first step in seeding success.