Heat Wave™ Fescue

Improved Turf-Type Tall Fescue Blend– A grass seed for all seasons, the dark green color and thin narrow bladed fescue blend will be an early green in the spring and hold color late into fall.

Heat Tolerance

Best heat tolerance due to deep root system that helps grass access more water and nutrients.

Rated: Excellent


Due to the nature of the root system of Heat Wave™ Fescue has an exceptional drought tolerance.

Rated: Excellent


Heat Wave™ turf-type tall fescue blend performs best in full sun and will tolerate shade very well.

Rated: Excellent


Fescue grass is a popular turf solution for athletic fields and golf courses and good for foot traffic.

Rated: Good

Heat Wave™ Features

Heat Wave™ has excellent sun and shade tolerance for those demanding locations with poor soil types or shady conditions. This seed establishes quickly and rapidly fills in, building good weed crowding density. Healthy, dense, and slow growing this fescue blend is perfect for low mowing and heavy traffic from kids and dogs. Resistance to lawn diseases is enhanced by introducing genetic diversity into your lawn each fall when overseeding with Heat Wave™. Advancements in turfgrass genetics continue to develop superior new grass varieties contained in Heat Wave™.

Seeding Rate, Germination Time, Mowing Height

Seeding Instructions for Heat Wave™

Seeding recommendations for Heat Wave™ will vary by season and objective. 

Jeff L. – Testimonial

“Incredible results! Thanks to the Grass Pad's"Idiot Proof" Lawn Care program. Definitely not because I have a clue what I'm doing. A lot of shade in my yard, so use a combination of Heat Wave and Shade mix + the program steps. Really impressed with the outcome. “...

Justin M. – Testimonial

“Just enjoy taking care of the yard. Been using Grass Pad for years. Heat Wave seed with the yearly fertilizer applications really does well. Thank you”  “Really happy with how the Grass is looking this spring. Hope the warmer weather stays away for awhile. Thanks...

Kelly D – Testimonial

“The team at my local Grass Pad in Bonner Springs has been so helpful, but honestly your products speak for themselves. About 18 months ago I decided to switch from my hardware store program to the Grass Pad. I over seeded with the Heat Wave and finished the season...

Mike B – Testimonial

“Overseeded with Heatwave, Milorganite with N-Ext bio stimulants” -Mike B. -Lee’s Summit, MO

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