Pennington Centipede Grass Seed & Mulch 6ea/5 lb

100532365 MFG #: 23655
  • Grass Type: Centipede Grass
  • Manufacturer: Central Garden and Pet
  • Max Coverage Area: 2000
  • Planting Climate Zones: 10, 8, 9
  • Planting Region: Southeast
  • Planting Season: Early Spring
  • Private Label: No
  • Professional: No
  • Size: 5 Pounds
  • Washable: No

Centipede is a dense, slow-growing grass that excels in full sun. If you’re looking for a low-maintenance, weed-resistant grass, look no further than Pennington Centipede Grass Seed & Mulch.

  • Weed-resistant
  • Dense, slow-growing grass
  • Centipede grass seed combined with mulch to promote a healthy turf
  • Dense, slow-growing grass that thrives in full sun
  • This bag covers up to 2,000 sq. ft.
  • Grows best in the Southeast US region and Texas Gulf Coast
  • Pennington Centipede Grass Seed & Mulch is guaranteed to grow
  • Additional Features
  • Ingredients
  • Instructions
  • Planting Specifications
  • Product Gross Weight: 5.155 lb
  • Product Net Weight: 5.0 lb
  • Product Height: 16.0 in
  • Product Length: 3.55 in
  • Product Width: 7.5 in
  • Insect Resistance: High
  • Packaging Type: Bag
  • Plant Life Cycle: Perennial
  • Seeding Depth: 1/4 in
  • Seeding Rate: New Lawns: 2.5lbs/1000 sq ft
  • Recommended For: Centipede Grass
  • Ingredients: Centipede; Mulch
  • Battery Required: No
  • Batteries Included?: No
  • Use Instructions: Prepare the SoilBare Spots and New Lawns: Remove all debris from planting area. Till or rake to loosen top 2 to 3 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. Apply 25%-50% less product than the recommended new lawn rate.Fertilize Planting AreaApply 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 SeedUsing a drop-type, rotary or hand-held spreader, apply the seed evenly to avoid skips, overlapping & streaking. Gently rake, working seed into soil about 1/4.Water Seeded AreasWater daily to keep soil moist. Do not allow the top 1/2 of the soil to become dry until seedlings have completely emerged. Once grass becomes established, reduce watering to 1/2 twice a week.
  • Days to Maturity: Up to 30 days
  • Disease Resistance: High
  • Drought Tolerance: High
  • Light Requirement: Full Sun (8+ hours of daily sun)
  • Mowing Height: 1 in - 2 in
  • Shade Tolerance: Moderate
  • Sun Tolerance: High
  • Traffic Tolerance: Moderate