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. 

Matt H. – Lawn Hall of Fame

"After struggling for two years to establish a decent lawn with overseeding with box-store products, we finally made the decision to completely renovate our lawn last Fall. We used Grass Pad's Macho Mix and could not be happier with the results. During the renovation...

Matt W. – Hall of Fame Testimonial

“Full kill off reno with Grass Pad Macho Mix in 2017 as first year homeowner. Only used Grass Pad seed or sod on the lawn. Idiot Proof Lawn Program every year, plus plenty of other stuff. Looked good even mowing in January this year! It's been the best lawn on the...

Nate V. – Hall of Fame

"We moved into our home in '22 and inherited just an absolute disaster of a yard; everything but grass was present. Fall of '22, I got fed up and killed it all. Did a spring seeding of Macho Mix and Renovator and just watched the beauty happen right before my eyes....

Brady K – Testimonial

“I’ve been using Grasspad’s products for years and couldn’t be more thrilled with the results. Between the high quality seed, pre-emergent and fertilizers, GP has everything you need to get your lawn looking the best in the neighborhood!” -Brady K. -Olathe, KS


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