grass seed? - Knowledgebase Question

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Question by neolee_147
April 23, 2008
What is the best kind of grass seed to use when there isn't very much sun. I live in texas over by corpus christy and our back yard has a huge tree that prevents it from getting any sun. but we would love to have grass there


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Answer from NGA
April 23, 2008

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Grass really isn't very happy in the shade. I think your best bet might be a turf type tall fescue. It will need a lot of water in the summertime but it is the most shade tolerant of all grasses.

Best wishes with your turfgrass!

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