The Best Time to Plant Lawn Seeds

Turf seed is easy to germinate if you follow a few simple rules. The timing is important because the soil must be an even 60 degrees or higher. Late fall is perfect to start grass seed. Spring is OK too, but make sure the ground is consistently warm.

Keywords: germinate grass seed, plant turf, grow new lawn

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Marci Degman has been a Landscape Designer and Horticulture writer for since 1997. She has an Associate of Applied Science in landscape technology and landscape design from Portland Community College. She writes a newspaper column for the Hillsboro Argus and radio tips for KUIK. Her teaching experience for Portland Community College has set the pace for her to write for