The Mill Sun & Shade Grass Seed Mix


Sun and Shade Grass Seed Mix

The Sun & Shade grass seed blend provides the most versatile lawn in sunny to moderately shady areas. It contains a combination of 80% tall fescue and 20% Creeping Red Fescue. This drought-tolerant mixture has been created with improved lawn seed varieties and is resistant to disease and insects. If you're looking for a thick, fine-bladed, dark green lawn that can handle some shade, this is the grass seed blend for you. 

  • Flourishes in heavily shaded areas where other grasses decline especially around and under trees
  • Contains a mixture of Tall Fescue and Fine Fescue
  • Drought tolerant and disease resistant
  • Produces a dark green, fine-textured lawn
  • Tolerates low ph levels
  • Germinates in 7-21 days


The Mill recommends testing soil before applying grass seed or fertilizer. A soil test analyzes available nutrients. Having this information allows us to help you make the best decisions for your lawn, leading to a more beautiful and thicker lawn. The Mill offers soil testing.*

New Lawns: 10 lb per 1000 sq ft

Over-seeding: 5lb per 1000 sq ft

*When seeding or over-seeding, add Starter Fertilizer 18-24-12 to give your lawn an extra boost. Please note: Grass seed and a pre-emergent (like Prodiamine) cannot be spread at the same time.

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Customer Reviews

Based on 1 review
Dane Osthoff

Quality seeds when unpackaged. Quickly doing what was intended, growing in a partly shaded lawn area