DIY Home Improvement, Remodeling & Repair Forum > DIY Home Improvement > General Home Improvement Discussion > Grass Seed

Help Support House Repair Talk by donating using the link above.
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 04-09-2006, 05:11 PM
Junior Member
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 3
Default Grass Seed

Does anyone have a suggestion for a Yard that is clay mixed with rock. Or maybe I should say rock mixed with clay. In the past I've used a slit seeder to reseed other yards but in this yard the rocks & yard size (2.5 acres) I think a slit seeder wouldn't work. So I am wondering if there is a seed I can use as a overseed that will take hold & grow in this poor soil. I'm in Jefferson County, Missouri. is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old 08-11-2008, 08:22 AM  
Junior Member
Join Date: May 2008
Location: Elyria, Ohio
Posts: 10
Likes Given: 1


Wow, this is an old post. I would aerate in the fall then immediately overseed with a good Kentucky Blue 'blend.' (I'm thinking you're in zone 5 or 6.) Aerating first will allow seeds to settle and plugged soil to redistribute. This link might help you pick out the right grass seed.
And mulch instead of bag. It'll help build a good nutrient rich soil base.
Danny Boy
DannyBoyBlue is offline  
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter DIY Home Repair Forum Replies Last Post
Storing grass seed swimmer_spe Garden and Lawncare 10 11-06-2017 08:36 PM
Bermuda grass taking over St Augustine grass 3144fultonhouse Garden and Lawncare 3 07-13-2016 10:09 PM
Birds eating all of my grass seed! drewdin Garden and Lawncare 16 07-31-2015 10:23 PM
Grass seed cb104 Garden and Lawncare 5 10-16-2011 10:04 PM
The Best Grass Seed? cibula11 General Home Improvement Discussion 1 02-22-2007 10:46 AM

Newest Threads