How To Grow Grass Seed In NW Indiana Lawns
One of the most frequently asked questions I get (when I am wearing my ‘lawn care pro’ hat) is “how do I grow grass from seed?”
You see guys, there are tons and tons of “methods” for growing grass seed, but before you can choose one of them, you need to be firmly grounded in the facts about grass seed. There are three “universal truths” that you need to know and I made this YouTube video to illustrated them for you. Let me know what you think. Your questions are welcome in the comments below, or you can hit me up on our Around Crown Point Facebook page here.
In the meantime, here is the vid:
So you can see that the three essentials for growing grass seed here in NW Indiana are:
1) heat and proper temps
2) water water water
3) seed-to-soil contact!
So what method will you use now that you have the basic facts in mind? How about my favorite, the “aerate and overseed” method. The pics in that article are from a job I did (with some help) right here in nearby Crete, IL.