lawns in sand - Knowledgebase Question

Kill Devil Hills, No
Question by yellowdogand
March 26, 2010
My yard is sand. What grass seed will thrive? Outer Banks NC

Answer from NGA
March 26, 2010


In North Carolina, bluegrass, bluegrass-fescue mixtures or tall fescue are the most commonly planted cool-season grasses. Sandy soil will require that you water more frequently and feed on a regular schedule to encourage a thick healthy stand of turf. Best wishes with your lawn.

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