How Many Blades of Grass Are in a Square Foot?

The amount of blades of grass in a square foot of lawn depends on the type of grass and the density. The average square foot of grass has 3,000 blades, according to the Oklahoma Museum of Natural History.

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Marie Notnats enjoys learning about new topics and teaching people new skills. She has been writing professionally since 2008. She is a professional horticulturist with a Bachelor of Science degree in horticulture from Brigham Young University. She writes for,, eHow, and assorted gardening blogs.