Do I need to add any fertiliser to the grass seed?
Quite often there is enough residual fertility in the soil to help the young grass plants grow. Do not use strong fertilisers weed and moss killers for 24 weeks after sowing seed as young grass plants are tender and might be harmed.
Can I use my Scotts EvenGreen Drop Spreader to sow the seed?
Yes, use setting 18 and go over the lawn 3 times at different angles. For settings with our other spreaders and grass seeds go to https://www.lovethegarden.com/advice/lawn-care/tools/lawn-spreader-sett….
When can I expect to see the shoots coming up?
In ideal conditions germination starts in 4 days with a small root and shoot (grass blade). If the soil is cooler germination might take longer, maybe up to 28 days.
Why is it called Fast Grass?
Due to the special seed blend, germination is quick and can be expected in just 4 days under ideal conditions. The special Coating holds nutrients that stimulate the seed to develop and grow.
When is the best time to sow grass seed?
Grass seeds need a high enough soil temperature in order to germinate, so wait until all frosts have passed and we are starting to see much warmer night temperatures. Usually between March and September. Avoid sowing grass in very hot and dry conditions; equally avoid cold conditions to get the best results.
What is the coverage?
The coverage per each pack size is as follows: - 450 g carton = 15 m² - 2.4 kg carton = 80 m² - 6 kg bag = 200 m²