How do I plant lawn grass seed?

Answer Spread the SeedSpread the seed over your lawn by hand, or using a mechanical spreader. Spread half of the seed in one direction and the other half in the opposite direction for even coverage and fe... Read More »

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How do I plant grass seed in an existing lawn?

Site PreparationMow your existing grass very short. Use a rake to loosen the soil and break up any bare spots in the lawn. Remove weeds and dirt before you start spreading the new grass. Use topsoi... Read More »

How warm must it be to plant lawn grass seed?

On One Hand: Spring temperatures, in the 60s or 70sSpring weather is ideal for planting grass seed because you can get the seed into the ground when it is beginning to thaw and the last freezes of ... Read More »

How Do I Plant Lawn Grass Seed in Central Ohio?

When the grass turns brown in September in central Ohio, take it as your cue to seed your lawn. According to Ohio Extension horticulturist Jane C. Martin, writing for "The Columbus Dispatch," it ta... Read More »

How do i choose lawn grass seed?

Evaluate Yard and ClimateExamine your lawn slope and grade. Certain grasses better stop erosion than others. Determine how much shade you have in the yard. Some grasses are not shade-tolerant. Dete... Read More »