Top 10 Tall Fescue Grass Seed for Shade – Grass Seed

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1. Jonathan Green


25-Pound, Jonathan Green 10610 Dense Shade Grass Seed Mixture

Jonathan Green #ad - Dense shade grass seed mixture. Contains naturally insect resistant endophytic turfgrass varieties which helps to deter insect pests. This product comes in 25-pound. Dense shade mixture grows in shady areas where other seed mixtures have failed.
BrandJonathan Green #ad
ManufacturerJonathan Green #ad
Height29 Inches
Length5 Inches
Width15 Inches
Part Number10610

2. Pennington


Pennington Smart Seed Dense Shade Grass Seed, 7 lb

Pennington #ad - Formulated to outperform other shade grass seed mixes. Pennington’s exclusive Penkoted technology protects the seed from deadly fungus. This bag covers up to 1, 750 sq. Contains grass seed varieties that thrive in shade. Produces a fine-bladed grass and lower-maintenance lawn. Ft. Uses up to 30% less water versus ordinary grass seed. Grass establishes quickly. Good drought and disease tolerance.
BrandPennington #ad
ManufacturerCENTRAL Garden & Pet #ad
Height18.5 Inches
Length5 Inches
Width7.5 Inches
Part Number100526627
WarrantyIf you, the consumer, are not satisfied with this product after use in accordance with packaging instructions, you may be eligible for a refund. Send original receipt, empty packaging and a brief explanation within sixty days of purchase. Upon verification, we will send you a refund check for the purchase price. MAIL TO: Customer Service Dept. Pennington Seed, Inc. Box 338 Greenfield, MO 56551 For questions and information, call us: 1.800.285.SEED or visit our website:

3. Greenview


GreenView 2829348 Turf Type Tall Fescue Sun & Shade Blend Fairway Formula Grass Seed, 20 lb

Greenview #ad - Uncoated seeds ensure maximum seed coverage; 2, 500 sq. Ft. Provides top-rated resistance from heat, drought, diseases, insects, and heavy traffic from children and pets.

For use in lawns that receive both sun and shade; seed varieties ensure mix will thrive in extreme environments. Coverage if over seeding existing lawn. Ft. Pair with greenview fairway formula Grass Seed Seeding Success, a biodegradable mulch with fertilizer that protects grass seed while it germinates. Coverage if seeding new lawn; 5, 000 sq. Greenview yard wide guarantee: Your Satisfaction or Your Money Back. Fast seed germination in 7-14 days for quickly established lawns. Blend of top-rated, premium quality seed blends that are 99. 9% weed free.
BrandGreenview #ad
ManufacturerLebanon Seaboard Corporation #ad
Height4.25 Inches
Length30 Inches
Weight20 Pounds
Width17 Inches
Part Number2829348
WarrantyLebanon Seaboard Corporation guarantees you will be satisfied with the performance of this product when used as directed, or your money back. If not satisfied, describe the nature of your problem and simply send proof of purchase to: Lebanon Seaboard Corporation 1600 East Cumberland Street Lebanon, PA 17042.

4. Scotts


Scotts Turf Builder Grass Seed Dense Shade Mix for Tall Fescue Lawns, 3-Pound

Scotts #ad - Grows with as little as 3 hours of sunlight. Contains our exclusive 4 in 1 watersmart PLUS coating that absorbs 2X more water than uncoated seed, feeds to jumpstart growth, and helps protect seedlings against disease. Grows quicker, thicker, greener grass guaranteed! Medium bladed texture with high drought tolerance. Resists heat and drought, insects, disease, and helps crowd out weeds.
BrandScotts #ad
ManufacturerScotchBlue #ad
Height12 Inches
Length4 Inches
Width8 Inches
Part Number18338

5. Twin City Seed Co.


Drought Resistant | 99.9% Weed Free | 5 lb. Bag, Twin City Seed Co. Low Grow Fescue Seed Mixture | Low Maintenance Fine Grass Blend | Dense Turf for Hard to Mow Areas | Shade Tolerant

Twin City Seed Co. #ad - Certified, no noxious weeds, 99% weed Free, high quality seed: oregon Certified Seed, Non-GMO. Ft. Low grow fine fescue grass seed mix; seed viable up to 1 year. Resilient, parks, sports fields, sidewalk medians, fertilize, residential, or water including wildflower beds and berms, commercial, right of ways, yards, institutional, or municipal lawns, sustainable + beautiful turf: ideal for lawns or places you can't or don’t want to mow, and landscaping.

Bag covers spread of 1000 sq. Grows under tough conditions: grows in most soil types from very sandy to somewhat heavy clay soils and accepts most sun conditions from full sun to heavy shade; drought tolerant. Low maintenance: mow biweekly to monthly to a height of 3 inches; max height if left unmowed is 10-12 inches; fertilizer not recommended or necessary; no need to water once established. Seed bag contents: 5lb.
BrandTwin City Seed Co. #ad
ManufacturerTwin City Seed Co. #ad
Height17 Inches
Length6 Inches
Width11 Inches
Part NumberTCS002

6. Eretz


Creeping Red Fine Fescue Seed by Eretz 5lb, Choose Size! Willamette Valley Oregon Grown, Premium Shade Grass Seed., No Weed or Other Crop Seeds, No Fillers

Eretz #ad - Weed and other crop seed free! 99. 6% pure seed, 04% inert matter. Naturally 6-8" tall; does well cut or uncut. Aggressive tillering fills in lawns. Superior disease resistance. Perennial, fine-bladed grass. Excellent performance in shaded areas. Medium to dark green color.
BrandEretz #ad
ManufacturerEretz #ad

7. WaterSaver


Covers 1/10 Acre, Grows in Sun or Shade, 25 lbs, WaterSaver Grass Mixture with Turf-Type Tall Fescue Used to Seed New Lawn and Patch Up Jobs

WaterSaver #ad - The only seed you will ever need: water saver is low maintenance and is self repairing turf. It knits lawn together by quickly filling damaged or open spots. Patent rtf fescue: creates strong root system for your lawn with less overseeding and fewer weed problems.

Ft. This fescue grass seed produces a thick, even lawn in the sun or shade. Decrease lawn maintenance: water Saver allows you to mow close to the turf and use substantially less water to maintain the richness of your lawn. Grows great in sun or shade: Excellent in the transition climate zone as well as the northern climate zone. Provides excellent protection against insects, diseases and enhances drought tolerance. As a result, less watering and mowing is required. Excellent color and disease resistant: Withstands stressful weather conditions and keeps a rich green color. Lawn seeding rate: 25 lb/2, 500 sq.
BrandWaterSaver #ad
ManufacturerWaterSaver #ad
Height4.75 Inches
Length24 Inches
Weight25 Pounds
Width17.5 Inches
Part Number11625
ModelGrass Seed Mixture with

8. Pennington


3 Pounds, Pennington The Rebels Tall Fescue Grass Seed Blend

Pennington #ad - This bag covers up to 750 sq. Ft. Grows well in partial shade to full sun and a wide range of soils. See results in 8 to 16 days. Withstands heavy traffic, insects, heat and drought. Tough, low maintenance grass with thick, deep and dense roots.
BrandPennington #ad
ManufacturerCentral Garden & Pet #ad
Height11 Inches
Length3 Inches
Width7.5 Inches
Part Number100543728
ModelSmart Seed

9. Pennington


Pennington Rebel Shade Tall Fescue Mix Powder Coated Seed, 3 lb. 100526878

Pennington #ad - No assembly Required. A cool season, aggressive, perennial bunchgrass That Develops A Uniform, Thick Turf As It Matures. Produces a darker, greener and Denser Lawn Than Kentucky-31 And Other Tall Fescues. Maintains a deep green Color Throughout The Growing Season.
BrandPennington #ad
ManufacturerPennington #ad
Height11 Inches
Length3 Inches
Weight3.1 Pounds
Width7.5 Inches
Part Number100526878

10. Pennington


Pennington Smart Seed Sun and Shade Grass Seed and Fertilizer Mix, 20 Pounds

Pennington #ad - Ideal grass seed for lawns that receive sun in some parts and moderate shade in others. This bag covers up to 6, 660 sq. Save up to 30% more water year after year versus ordinary grass seed. The perfect mix of tall fescue, Perennial Ryegrass, Kentucky Bluegrass and Fine Fescue to survive sun and moderate shade. For areas getting 4 to 6 hours of sunlight. Contains just the right amount of fertilizer to help your lawn succeed. See results in 8 to 21 days. Ft. Guaranteed to grow. Excellent disease resistance and very good drought tolerance.
BrandPennington #ad
ManufacturerCentral Garden & Pet #ad
Height26 Inches
Length3.25 Inches
Weight20 Pounds
Width16 Inches
Part Number100543720
WarrantyGuaranteed to Grow. If you are not satisfied, please let us know why and contact us about a refund. Keep your bag and proof of purchase.