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?

Answer from NGA
April 22, 2010


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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