Is there some sort of seed I can use next to the road? They use salt
during the winter and it kills the grass. However, there are some weeds
that survive nicely. So, I'm wondering if there is a grass that will do
Not to rain on your parade but you are way late to plant fescue in
Massachusetts. You should be planting in early September or even late
August. If you are lucky the seed will survive through the winter and
sprout in the spring. If you are unlucky it will simply rot between now
If nothing germinates (which unfortunately is likely) you can wait until
spring and sow new seed. Wait until the nighttime temps are no lower
than 50F then sow your fescue.
William W. Plummer wrote:
Some of the tall fescue I planted about a month ago has sprouted.
Except for one cold night, the daytime temps have been in the 60's and
70's. I figure the seed is getting a bit old but I'm not sure when I
bought it. So, I might as well plant it and hope it grows.
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