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. 

Chris S. – Testimonial

“We purchased the area behind our home earlier this year. The ground was in poor shape.I cleared it of some trees and bushes, then around the beginning of September, harrowed it, applied C20 from the grass pad and watered it for a week. Then, I spread Macho Mix and...

Joseph K. – Testimonial

"Macho Mix to the rescue. -Joseph K. -Lee's Summit, MO

Joe H. – Testimonial

“This is my Macho Mix ed lawn, from Grass Pad which has changed our landscape completely! It's nice when people walk by and say, wow, what a beautiful lawn" thanks Grass Pad for teaching an old dog new tricks!” -Joe H. -Independence, MO

Brady K – Testimonial

“Grass Pad offers some of the best products available on the market and they also provide excellent service/guidance to help you get your lawn where it needs to be. I’ve been a GP customer for several years and I will continue to be for life!” -Brady K. -Olathe,...


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