Description:

Choice Sun & Shade turf mix is designed to perform in all locations from full sun to partial shade. Perfect for landscaping demands by using improved varieties which are more heat and drought tolerant. Its versatility has made it our most popular mixture.

  • Excellent for new lawns or upgrading existing turf
  • Ideal for areas needing improved shade tolerance
  • Fast establishment and strong winter survival

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Earth Carpet

Color: Dark green
Texture: Very fine
Light: Full sun to light shade
Mow Height (in.): 3-4
N lbs./1,000 sq. ft./yr.: 3-4

Stress Tolerance
Heat: Very Good
Wear: Very Good
Drought: Good
Traffic: Very Good

Ideal For

  • Commercial sites
  • General turf home lawns
  • Playground and park areas
  • Sports fields
  • Golf course tees and fairways

Seeding Rate
New Seeding (lbs./1,000 sq. ft.): 4-6
Overseeding (lbs./1,000 sq. ft.): 2-4

Seeding Info
Days to Establish: 10-21
Seed Depth (in.): 1/8-1/4

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