9

My Fescue Grass does fine here in my shady South Carolina yard. However, it needs to be re-seeded every year or it gets bare patches. Are there any alternatives that do not involve buying more seed every year (besides chopping down my trees and planting a sunny grass or naturalizing the area)?

7

There is a type of fescue called RTF (Rhizomatous Tall Fescue) which I think works better than most common types of fescue. It has the ability to send out runners underground that will fill in bare patches over time. I've had it for a couple of years in my front yard and have been very happy with it.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.