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. 

Brian K. – Testimonial

“We purchased our 132 year old home 4 years ago. The before picture shows the backyard before we laid Grass Pad focus sod. We have seeded also with Heat Wave and used the annual program faithfully with awesome results. We recommend Grass Pad to all our friends and...

Gustavo R – Testimonial

“I’ve been using the idiot Proof program for a couple of years now. I’ve had great results. I will continue to use it for years to come. I love how this heat wave fescue comes out” -Gustavo R. -Kansas City, KS

Bobby P. – Testimonial

“The employees at Grasspad are very friendly and have been super helpful with how knowledgeable they are. My yard went from being bare and thin to starting to fill in and thicken up. This has all happened in one season with applying Heat Wave seed and Renovator...

Robert L. – Testimonial

"My lawn is Hall of Fame worthy. Grass Pad is my go to for grass seed, fertilizer and Prevent." Robert L.  North Kansas City, MO


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