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Grass Seed

Meadows Farms Nursery and Garden Center stocks the best grass seed varieties for your lawn. Pennington Smart Seed is specially formulated to be drought tolerant.  It requires up to 30% less water than other grass seeds. Visit one of our local garden centers for pricing and availability.

Pennington Smart Seed Mixes

Pennington Smart Seed for Sun & Shade

  Sun & Shade Mix - Quality mix of Creeping Red Fescue, Chewning Fescue, Kentucky Bluegrass & Perenial Ryegrass 

  • Provides the most versatile lawn in sunny to moderately shady areas
  • Produces a thick, fine bladed, dark blue-green lawn
  • Very good drought tolerance
  • Good disease and insect resistance
  • Contains improved seed varieties that thrive in sun and shade
  • Seed mix changes for different regions of the country, providing a grass seed specifically formulated for the different climatic zones
  • Contains Pennington’s exclusive MYCO Advantage™technology & Penkote®technology

   Pennington Smart Seed for Dense Shade

 Dense Shade Mix - Quality mix of drought tolerant shade loving fescues

  • Produces a fine bladed, lower maintenance lawn
  • Specially formulated to outperform other shade mixes
  • Improved fungus and disease resistance
  • Contains improved seed varieties that thrive in the shade
  • Seed mix changes for different regions of the country, providing a grass seed specifically formulated for the different climatic zones
  • Contains Pennington’s exclusive MYCO Advantage™technology & Penkote®technology 

   Pennington Smart Seed Tall Fescue

 Tall Fescue Mix - Quality mix of drought tolerant Tall Fescues

  • Grows a beautiful fine textured lawn
  • Maintains a deep green color throughout the growing season
  • Contains improved heat, drought and disease resistance varieties
  • Lower growing blend requiring less mowing than common Fescues
  • Cool season, aggressive, perennial bunchgrass that develops a uniform sod as it matures.
  • Adapts to a wide range of soils, including poorly drained areas
  • Contains Pennington’s exclusive MYCO Advantage™technology & Penkote®technology

  

Pennington Smart Seed Fescue/Bluegrass

 Fescue/Bluegrass Mix - Quality blend of Bluegrass and Tall Fescue.  Good for high traffic areas

  • Produces a dense tightly-knit, dark green lawn all season long
  • Contains self spreading, heat tolerant Kentucky Bluegrass varieties
  • Repairs itself with rhizomes which grow and spread into damaged/bare or thinning areas
  • Contains improved heat and drought resistant Tall Fescue varieties
  • Exceptional disease resistance varieties
  • Prefers medium-textured soils with moderate to high fertility, but will adapt to a wide variety of soil conditions
  • Mixture preferred by professional sod growers to produce a dense, luxurious lawn
  • Contains Pennington’s exclusive MYCO Advantage™technology & Penkote®technology 

 

Pennington Rebel Tall Fescue Seed

The Rebels Brand Tall Fescue

  • #1 Selling turf type tall fescue in the U.S.A
  • Thrives in our tough summer climate
  • Developed to grow dark green grass
  • Improved disease resistance and drought tolerance

  

 

 


What Grass Seed Do You Need?

Use this chart to help you pick the seed that will work best in your lawn!

Type of Seed

How Much Sun

Application Amount

Dense Shade:

Smart Seed & Signature

Medium-heavy shade

(2-4 Hours/Day)

New: 8 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Overseed: 4 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Sun & Shade Mix:

Smart Seed & Signature

Full sun-medium shade

(4-8 Hours/Day)

New: 6 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Overseed: 3 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Tall Fescue Blend:

Smart Seed & Signature

Full sun-medium shade

(4-8 Hours/Day)

New: 8 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Overseed: 4 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Fescue/Bluegrass Mix:

Smart Seed

Full sun-medium shade

(4-8 Hours/Day)

New: 8 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Overseed: 4 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Kentucky Bluegrass Blend: Smart Seed

Full sun-medium shade

(4-8 Hours/Day)

New: 3 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Overseed: 1.5 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Kentucky 31

Tall Fescue

Full sun-medium shade

(4-8 Hours/Day)

New: 8 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Overseed: 4 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Annual Ryegrass

Full sun-light shade

(6-8 Hours/Day)

New: 10 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Overseed: 5 lbs/1,000 sq ft

Tips for planting grass seed

After planting grass seed you will need to keep it well watered until your new lawn has been mowed three times.  Grass seed germinates best with soil temperatures of 60-70 degrees Fahrenheit.