Top 10 Grass Seed for Shade and Hard to Grow – Grass Seed

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1. Pennington

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Bare Spot Repair Grass Seed Mix, 8.3 lb, Pennington One Step Complete for Dense Shade Areas

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Pennington #ad - Formulated with grasses that thrive in shady areas. Combination premium Smart Seed grass seed, professional-grade fertilizer, and mulch. Repairs bare spots in two weeks or less. Contains pennington’s exclusive Penkoted technology to ensure better plant growth. Everything you need to grow lush, thick grass is pre-mixed and ready to use.
BrandPennington #ad
ManufacturerCENTRAL Garden & Pet #ad
Height14 Inches
Length3.5 Inches
Weight8.3 Pounds
Width9.5 Inches
Part Number100520284
Model100520284

2. Scotts

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Covers up to 225 sq. ft., Tackifier Reduces Seed Wash-Away, 10 lb., Full Sun, Scotts EZ Seed Patch and Repair Sun and Shade, Dense Shade, Combination Mulch, Seed and Fertilizer, High Traffic Areas

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Scotts #ad - Tackifier: helps keep seed from washing away; Protectant: Helps keep seedlings safe from harmful diseases that can attack newly planted areas. Grow grass anywhere, guaranteed subject to proper care with this revolutionary seeding mix. Grows in full sun and dense shade, high traffic areas and on slopes; seeds up to 225 sq; ft. Fertilizer: exclusive controlled release technology feeds seedlings to jumpstart growth. Grass seed: scotts best high performance seed; Mulch: absorbs 6X its weight in water and expands to surround the seed in a moist protective layer.
BrandScotts #ad
ManufacturerScotts #ad
Height9.38 Inches
Length6.13 Inches
Width16 Inches
Part Number17540
ModelEZ Seed

3. Scotts

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Grows in as Little as 3 Hours of Sunlight, Covers up to 1,750 sq. ft., 7 Lb., Mix of Shade-Tolerant and Self-Repairing Grass Varieties, Scotts Turf Builder Grass Seed Dense Shade Mix

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Scotts #ad - Not for sale in LA. Exclusive 4 in 1 watersmart plUS Coating absorbs more water, feeds with essential nutrients and protects seedlings from disease. Seeds up to to 1, 750 sq. Scotts turf builder dense shade mix Grass Seed is designed for sun and shade and grows with as little as 3 hours of sunlight. Grass seed with fertilizer includes shade-tolerant, self-repairing, and medium bladed texture grass varieties ideal for seeding around or under dense trees. Ft.
BrandScotts #ad
ManufacturerScotts #ad
Height15 Inches
Length4.5 Inches
Weight7.8 Pounds
Width9.5 Inches
Part Number18151
Model18251

4. Pennington

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Pennington Smart Seed Dense Shade Grass Seed, 3 lb 100086851

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Pennington #ad - Save up to 30% more water Year after year versus ordinary grass seed. Best for medium to heavy shade 2-4 hours of sun per day. Produces a fine-bladed, low-maintenance lawn. Superb drought, heat, and disease resistance. Contains pennington exclusive Penkoted technology to ensure better plant growth. Specially formulated to outperform other shade mixes. Designed to grow in shady areas with minimal sun. This 3 pound bag covers up to 750 square feet. Germinates in 7-10 days.
BrandPennington #ad
ManufacturerArett Sales - LG #ad
Height12.5 Inches
Length3 Inches
Weight3 Pounds
Width7.5 Inches
Part Number100086851
Model100086851
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: pennington.com

5. Scotts

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3 in 1 Lawn Fertilizer, Seeds up to 4,000 Sq Ft, Greener Lawn, Seed, 40 Lb., & Soil Improver for a Thicker, Scotts Turf Builder Thick'R Lawn Sun & Shade

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Scotts #ad - Get up to a 50% thicker lawn with just one easy application with a spreader subject to proper care; results may vary based on the current condition of the lawn. Soil improver for enhanced root development. 3-in-1 solution for thin lawns, including seed, fertilizer and soil improver. Seed to fill gaps in your current lawn. Fertilizer for thicker, greener turf.
BrandScotts #ad
ManufacturerScotts #ad
Height5 Inches
Length21 Inches
Width15 Inches
Part Number30158
Model30158

6. Scotts

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15-Pound, Scotts 18290 Grass Seed

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Scotts #ad - Grows rapidly in the fall in both sunny and shady areas. Absorbs 2x more water than uncoated seed. Watersmart plus coating absorbs more water, feeds with essential nutrients and protects seedlings from disease. Repairs lawns ravaged by summer heat, drought and pests. Grow quicker, greener grass, thicker, guaranteed.
BrandScotts #ad
ManufacturerScotts #ad
Height12 Inches
Length21 Inches
Weight3 Pounds
Width12.5 Inches
Part Number18290
Model18290
WarrantyNo Quibble Guarantee

7. Jonathan Green

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7-Pound, Jonathan Green Fast Grow Grass Seed

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Jonathan Green #ad - 3, 500 square foot coverage. Fast grow grass seed mix. 100% superior grass seed. Contains naturally insect resistant grass. 7 pound bag. Provides a hardy turf quickly in sun and shade. Perfect seed mixture where the fastest results are required.
BrandJonathan Green #ad
ManufacturerJonathan Green #ad
Height2.5 Inches
Length15 Inches
Weight7 Pounds
Width12 Inches
Part NumberFBA_10840
Model10840

8. Pennington

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Pennington 100526677 Smart Tall Fescue Grass Seed, 7 lb

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Pennington #ad - Contains pennington exclusive pekoe technology to ensure better plant growth. Lower growing blend requiring less mowing than common fescues. Superior drought, heat, and disease resistance. Adapts to a wide range of soils, including poorly drained areas. Cool season, aggressive, Perennial bunchgrass that develops a uniform sod as it matures. Maintains a deep green color throughout the growing season. Germinates in 7-21 days. Save up to 30% more water each year versus ordinary grass seed. This 7 pound bag covers up to 1750 Square feet.
BrandPennington #ad
ManufacturerCentral Garden & Pet #ad
Height3.55 Inches
Length16.5 Inches
Width7.5 Inches
Part Number100526677
Model100526677

9. Pennington

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Pennington Smart Seed Dense Shade Grass Seed, 7 lb

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Pennington #ad - Ft. Pennington’s exclusive Penkoted technology protects the seed from deadly fungus. Good drought and disease tolerance. Grass establishes quickly. Formulated to outperform other shade grass seed mixes. Contains grass seed varieties that thrive in shade. This bag covers up to 1, 750 sq. Uses up to 30% less water versus ordinary grass seed. Produces a fine-bladed grass and lower-maintenance lawn.
BrandPennington #ad
ManufacturerCENTRAL Garden & Pet #ad
Height18.5 Inches
Length5 Inches
Width7.5 Inches
Part Number100526627
Model100086852
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: pennington.com

10. Scotts

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Scotts PatchMaster Lawn Repair Mix Sun and Shade Mix, 4.75 lb.

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Scotts #ad - Feeds up to 6 weeks. Starts to grow in as few as 7 days. Improved easy to spread formula. All-in-one bare spot repair. Absorbs 3x its weight in water to keep the seeds moist.
BrandScotts #ad
ManufacturerScotts #ad
Height11.75 Inches
Length4.25 Inches
Weight4.86 Pounds
Width14.75 Inches
Part Number14905
Model032247149051