American Shade Grass?

Answer Gardening with native species of grass offers many advantages. Indigenous grasses are inherently adapted to their home region's climate conditions, soil types, pests and diseases. Most grasses requ... Read More »

Top Q&A For: American Shade Grass

Grass Sod for Shade?

Finding grass sod suitable for shade is not an easy task. Most grass requires sunlight in order to grow, so choices for shaded yards are very limited. Most garden stores sell shade blends of seed b... Read More »

Can grass grow in shade?

Certain types of grass will grow in shaded areas. Bermuda grass and zoysia grass will grow well underneath pine trees, but won't grow well underneath dogwood or oak trees. Most types of fine fescue... Read More »

Substitutes for Shade Grass?

There is no outdoor surface is as beautiful or resilient as a lawn. A swath of emerald green grass showcases landscaping features while giving a property a sense of permanence. However, most grass ... Read More »

Fast Growing Shade Grass?

Shade grasses are not known to be fast growers, but their low growth length can be deceiving. Many shade grasses are creeping grasses that spread outward as well as upward. Grasses that require lit... Read More »