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Premium Shade Mix

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  • Developed for 'Dense Shade to Moderate Sun' exposure
  • Excellent disease resistance
  • Low maintenance required
  • Best shade tolerance on the market

Sunlight Need - Moderate Shade-Sun

Ideal Soil Types - Clay to Sand

Maintenance - Medium

Traffic Durability - Good

Seeding Rate: 

  • New Lawn: 5-6 lbs. per 1,000 sq. ft. 
  • Overseeding: 2-3 lbs. per 1,000 sq. ft.
  • 176-260 lbs. per acre
    This grass seed ' Premium Shade Mix' is great for shaded environments. The seed varieties selected display a high shade tolerance, and excel in low areas of sun exposure. Premium Shade is an excellent blend for new lawns.

    Fine Fescue varieties in Execu-Turf® Mixes and Blends are very shade tolerant, and very attractive. Varieties in Premium Shade provide excellent turf quality and much improved disease resistance versus “low-end” or “common” varieties. Proprietary Fine Fescues used in Premium Shade also exhibit improved traffic tolerance.

    20% Proprietary Creeping Red Fescue
    20% Proprietary Chewings Fescue
    20% Proprietary Hard Fescue
    20% Proprietary Perennial Ryegrass
    20% Proprietary Kentucky Bluegrass

    Garden Center Express proudly stands behind our products and we want you to love your purchase.  We do accept returns on unopened product, for a refund to your original form of payment.  The buyer will be responsible for shipping costs associated with the return. Once a return is started, GCE will issue a prepaid return label.  When the item is received into our warehouse we will issue a refund less the return shipping cost.

    Please reach out to us at for questions about your order or to start a return.

    Purchases of multiple items may be shipped in separate boxes.

    Shipments are via UPS, USPS, or common carrier depending on the overall weight.


    We let our reviews speak for themselves.

    4.25 average
    277 reviews

    We have almost full shade covereage of our backyard almost all day. I knew that when we moved to our current house with all the old trees, we would have to try a new grass seed. I will never use anything but Execu-Turf grass seed! Minimal effort for a great looking yard!

    John L.

    Loyal Customer

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