Southern Contractors, 1ea/20 lb

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  • Grass Type: Bermudagrass, Perennial Ryegrass
  • Manufacturer: Central Garden and Pet
  • Max Coverage Area: 4000
  • Planting Climate Zones: 1, 10, 11, 12, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
  • Planting Region: South
  • Planting Season: Early Fall, Early Spring
  • Private Label: No
  • Professional: No
  • Size: 20 Pounds
  • Style: Southern Contractors
  • Washable: No

Set the course for a high-performance, professional-grade lawn with Pennington Contractors Mix. This bag contains varieties that are formulated for the Southern US, so you can rest easy knowing the seed mix you buy will provide quick, dense, professional-grade results. This sun-tolerant seed should be planted in the early spring or early fall, and is optimal for areas getting 4 to 6 hours of sun. Once germinated, the grass will grow thick and full. This 20-pound bag covers up to 4,000 square feet for overseeding and 1,660 square feet for new lawns. While most grass seed companies buy their seed on the open market, we are the only major grass seed company that works directly with a network of dedicated growers. Built on decades of trust and integrity, our relationships with seed growers and their families now span multiple generations. Our legacy of working directly with farmers to bring you the finest grass seed possible helps ensure their success and ours. At Pennington, we know our seed and the farmers who grow it. From field to final product, that's the Pennington way.

  • Ideal for new lawns, overseeding and lawn repair
  • Provides quick, dense, professional-grade results
  • This all-purpose grass seed mix contains grass seed varieties that are formulated for the Southern US
  • Performs well in areas that receive 4 to 6 hours of sun daily
  • Pennington Contractors Grass Seed Mix is guaranteed to grow
  • See results in 7 to 21 days
  • This bag covers up to 4,000 sq. ft.
  • Additional Features
  • Ingredients
  • Instructions
  • Planting Specifications
  • SDS
  • Product Gross Weight: 20.37 lb
  • Product Net Weight: 20.0 lb
  • Product Height: 23.0 in
  • Product Length: 3.0 in
  • Product Width: 15.5 in
  • Insect Resistance: Medium
  • Packaging Type: Bag
  • Seeding Depth: No more than 1/4 in
  • Seeding Rate: New Lawns: 12 lbs / 1,000 sq ft; Overseeding: 5 lbs / 1,000 sq ft
  • Ingredients: Ryegrass; Bermuda
  • Battery Required: No
  • Batteries Included?: No
  • Use Instructions: Prepare the Soil:Bare Spots and New Lawns:Remove all debris from planting area.Till or rake to loosen top 2 to 3 of soil. Rake smooth to create a flat, level planting area.Overseeding and Thin Areas:Mow the lawn as short as possible & remove clippings. Rake thoroughly removing thatch (dead grass) and debris to expose the soil.Aerate lawn if possible to allow better air and water penetration into the soil.Fertilize Planting Area:Apply a starter fertilizer at the manufacturer’s recommended rate. Lime may need to be added in some areas to ensure proper soil pH levels.Plant the Seed:Using a drop-type, rotary or hand held spreader, apply the seed evenly to avoid skips, overlapping & streaking. Gently rake, working seed into soil about ¼.Water Seeded Area:Water daily to keep soil moist. Do not allow the top ½ of the soil to become dry until seedlings have completely emerged. Once grass becomes established, reduce watering to ½ twice a week.
  • Days to Maturity: 7-21 days
  • Disease Resistance: High
  • Drought Tolerance: Medium
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun to Medium Shade (4-8 hrs sun)
  • Mowing Height: 2 in - 3 in
  • Shade Tolerance: Moderate
  • Sun Tolerance: Moderate
  • Traffic Tolerance: Excellent