how soon to apply grass seed - Knowledgebase Question

silver spring, Ma
Question by watershab
April 22, 2010
recently tilled lawn, applied moss killer and lime. Can I seed after wetting for one week?


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Answer from NGA
April 22, 2010

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You can broadcast your seeds now. They will germinate when the soil temperature is 40F degrees or above. Be sure to keep the seeds moist until they sprout - you may need to water several times a day to keep them moist. Best wishes with your new lawn!

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