Macho Mix Fescue

Improved turf-type tall fescue with 5% perennial rye grass – This is a grass seed mix that is perfect for homeowners that put low maintenance lawns at the top of their priority list.

Heat Tolerance

Improved cool season fescue types stay green in winter and tolerate hot summers.

Rated: Excellent


Decreased rain fall and lack of an irrigation system will not have an impact on Macho Mix™.

Rated: Excellent


Macho Mix has very good shade tolerance and a superior full sun performer.

Rated: Excellent


This popular turf solution has the ability to take harsh foot and pet traffic with minimal damage.

Rated: Excellent

Macho Mix™ Features

Macho Mix™ contains 95% elite turftype tall fescue plus 5% sports turf perennial turf ryegrass. Great for play zones and dog runs. Quick germination from sport turf perennial ryegrass makes Macho Mix™ a valuable tool when needing quick cover or a fast start for slopes. Excellent for dormant seeding.

Seeding Rate, Germination Time, Mowing Height

  • Recommended over seeding rate: 5-8 lbs. per 1,000 sq . ft. 
  • Recommended bare ground rate: 10-12 lbs. per 1,000 sq . ft. 
  • Recommended dormant seeding rate: 8-10 lbs. per 1,000 sq . ft. 
  • Germination: 5-7 days in ideal conditions 
  • Mowing Height: |Spring 2-3 inches| Summer 3-4 inches|

Seeding Instructions for Macho Mix™

Seeding recommendations for Macho Mix will vary by season and objective. 

Weston W. – Testimonial

“We bought our house back in 2013 and the yard was patchy at best. I started that fall over seeding with Macho Mix alongside the Grass Pad Fertilizer Program and saw quick results. Within 12-18 months the yard had made a full turnaround.”  -Weston W. -Overland Park,...

Rick W. – Testimonial

“Grass Pad and the Idiot Proof program definitely has my lawn looking the best in the neighborhood. Thank you Uncle for people knocking on my door asking what I do to my lawn. I send them right on over to Grass Pad to get high on grass.” -Rick W. -Olathe, KS

Brady K – Testimonial

“We moved into our house about 4 years ago and ever since getting the new sod, I’ve consistently stayed on top of keeping it healthy and looking good. It wasn’t until about 2 years ago though that I started using GP products. Comparable in price to Scott’s but SO much...

Jamie T. – Testimonial

“Macho mix making my neighbors jealous.“ -Jamie T. -Smithville, MO


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