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Premium Shade Seed Mix

The ultimate choice for light to dense shade, Premium Shade not only grows vigorously in shade, but also adapts to a wide variety of soil types and moisture conditions. Use to seed a new lawn or revitalize an established one in shade areas. Use in low to moderate traffic areas. Grows well in a variety of soils. This mixture is developed for highly shaded areas. Good under trees and places where you don’t get a lot of sun. This mix has soft appearance. Formulated for the Rocky Mountain Region. Fine Fescues can be found thriving in infertile, dry soils, deep shade & where turf is neglected, tortured & forgotten.

Formulation

  • 20% Chewings Fescue, Fairmont.
  • 20% Perennial Ryegrass, Spark.
  • 20% Creeping Red Fescue, Oracle.
  • 20% Kentucky Bluegrass, SPF 30.
  • 20% Hard Fescue, Minimus.

Characteristics:

  • Medium to Dark Green & Fine Textured.
  • Low growing & Dense.
  • Heat & Cold Tolerant.

Light/Soil Requirements:

  • Performs best in full shade.
  • Performs well on many soil types.

Seeding Rate:

  • Seed @ 4-5 pounds per 1,000 square feet.
  • Overseed @ 2 pounds per 1,000 square feet.

Establishment Rate:

  • Germinates in 7 – 14 days under ideal conditions.
  • Fully establishes in one growing season.

Available in: 

  • Comes by the pound and in pre-packaged 5 & 50 pound bags.