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When is the Best Time to Spread Grass Seed?

By Diane Dilov-Schultheis ; Updated September 21, 2017

The best time to spread new grass seed is early fall. The extreme heat of summer is gone, most weeds are dead and diseases are under control.


About the Author


Diane Dilov-Schultheis has been writing professionally since 2000. She is a food and travel writer who also specializes in gaming, satellites, RV repair, gardening, finances and electronics. She is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists and has been published online at the Travel Channel and Intel.