How Much Seed Do I Need?

Purchasing Seed

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Note: Spread settings vary with the type and model of spreader.  Consult your owner’s manual for exact settings.  Apply 50% more seed if you are attempting to sow a new lawn in the spring.

Seed Type
Pounds per 1,000 square feet
Kentucky bluegrass 2 to 3
Tall fescue 5 to 7
Perennial ryegrass 4 to 6
Fine fescue 4