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. 

Tim McC – Testimonial

“I use both macho mix and heatwave for about 9 years and it worked great just got me an irrigation system in October 29 (20)23 and loving it! and hope my yard gets better next year” -Tim McC -Overland Park, KS

Mike H. – Testimonial

“I have used heat wave grass seed and the idiot proof lawn program for about 5 years it tells me what to put down and when to put it down enjoy mowing a nice yard thanks Grass Pad.” -Mike H. -Topeka, KS

Mike S. – Testimonial

“I’ve been using GrassPad products for over 10 years. I moved into my new house two years ago where I have since used the GrassPad Program and overseeded last Fall with Heatwave.” -Mike S. -Lake Winnebago, MO

Justin M. – Testimonial

“Continue to use the yearly fertilizer program and very pleased with the outcome.  Thanks” -Justin M. -Grain Valley, MO


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