How late can I plant grass seed?

Answer In regions where the sun shines year round, timing grass seed planting is easy. Warm-season grass seed will do well anytime the temperatures are warm and mild, which is usually most of the year. In... Read More »

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Is November too late to plant grass seed?

The best time to plant grass seed is dependent on the type of grass (some are more hardy than others) and your climate. Generally, summer to early fall is the best time to plant grass seed, but if ... Read More »

How late can you plant grass seed in Virginia?

The most common grasses to plant in Virginia are cool season grasses such as ryegrass, Kentucky bluegrass and fine fescue. The Virginia Cooperative Extension recommends planting cool season grass s... Read More »

How do i plant fescue grass seed in late winter?

PreparePrepare the site for grass. Wait until the ground has thawed, if you can, for better growing success. Fescue is a cold-tolerant grass, so it doesn't need hot temperatures to grow. Rake the s... Read More »

Is October too late to plant grass seed in Chicago?

Fall is suitable for planting grass in the Chicago area, but planting after the first week in October is risking that the grass will not survive the snowfall. Late August and September planting wil... Read More »