Pennington Kentucky 31 Tall Fescue Penkoted Grass Seed 1ea/50 lb

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  • Grass Type: Kentucky 31 Tall Fescue
  • Manufacturer: Central Garden and Pet
  • Max Coverage Area: 10000
  • Planting Climate Zones: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
  • Planting Region: Midwest, North, Northeast, Northwest, Southwest, Transition
  • Planting Season: Early Fall, Early Spring
  • Private Label: No
  • Size: 50 Pounds
  • Washable: No

An economical, low-maintenance Tall Fescue variety that is unique for its increased heat tolerance when compared to other fescue varieties. It has a coarse texture and light green color, is easy to establish and tolerates both wear and drought.. For use in full sun to medium-shaded areas. Durable, economical grass seed. Produces a lighter green, drought-resistant turf. Holds up well under foot traffic. Penkoted® for seedling protection

  • Kentucky 31 Tall Fescue is the original turf for your home
  • Provides a durable, economical lawn
  • Thick blades of grass stand up to hot summers and heavy rains
  • For use in full sun to medium-shaded areas
  • Produces a lighter green, drought-resistant turf
  • Holds up well under foot traffic
  • This bag covers up to 10,000 sq. ft.
  • See results in 8 to 21 days
  • Additional Features
  • Instructions
  • Planting Specifications
  • Product Gross Weight: 50.545 lb
  • Product Net Weight: 50.0 lb
  • Product Height: 33.0 in
  • Product Length: 5.0 in
  • Product Width: 18.5 in
  • Insect Resistance: Medium
  • Packaging Type: Bag
  • Plant Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Seeding Depth: 1/4 in
  • Seeding Rate: New Lawns: 12 lbs / 1,000 sq ft; Overseeding: 5 lbs / 1,000 sq ft
  • Recommended For: Kentucky 31 Tall Fescue
  • Use Instructions: PrepareBare 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.ApplySpread the seed evenly using a drop, rotary or hand-held spreader according to the spreader settings. Lay down a starter fertilizer to help the seedlings grow healthy and strong. Rake gently to work your seed & fertilizer into the soil.WaterKeep the soil moist! Water daily (twice a day if you have to) until grass sprouts and reaches about 3 tall.Additional Care TipsOnce your grass is 1/3 taller than the recommended mowing height you may being 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.ImportantApplying weed control products to grass prior to seedling can affect the seeds' ability to grow. Be sure to read and follow all manufacturer's recommendation 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.
  • Days to Maturity: 7-21 days
  • Disease Resistance: Medium
  • Drought Tolerance: Medium
  • Light Requirement: 4-8 Hours of Sun
  • Mowing Height: 3 in
  • Shade Tolerance: Moderate
  • Sun Tolerance: High
  • Traffic Tolerance: Moderate