What Is the Best Time of Spring to Plant Cool-Season Grass Seed?

The best time in the spring to plant cool-season grass species, like red fescue or Kentucky bluegrass, varies by region. For best growing results, plant the seeds when the outside daytime temperature ranges between 60 and 75 degrees F.

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Josh Duvauchelle is an editor and journalist with more than 10 years' experience. His work has appeared in various magazines, including "Honolulu Magazine," which has more paid subscribers than any other magazine in Hawaii. He graduated with honors from Trinity Western University, holding a Bachelor of Arts in professional communications, and earned a certificate in applied leadership and public affairs from the Laurentian Leadership Centre.