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. 

Greg T. – Testimonial

“My wife and I bought a house a year ago with the plan to renovate. The house wasn’t the only thing that needed renovating! The previous owner had a backyard full of English Ivy and a front yard full of weeds. With some hard work and help from the pros at Grass Pad in...

Brady K – Testimonial

"I use several of GP’s products which I believe help make my lawn look so wonderful. Prevent in the early spring, Milorganite throughout the growing season, weed and feed in the late spring, macho mix in the fall and snowman in late November/early December." -Brady K....

Brandon C – Testimonial

"Loveland Grasspad has got my lawn bringing the heat. I utilize the 10K idiot proof package. I also overseeded with 50lbs of Macho Mix last fall.". -Brandon C. -Bellevue NE

Garrett C. – Testimonial

“I take pride in my lawn’s appearance and although it’s an ongoing battle, I enjoy the process. This spring I over-seeded with Macho Mix grass seed and used Seed Safe as a starter fertilizer and crab grass preventative. I recently used my first round of Fungus Fighter...


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