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. 

Rick W. – Testimonial

“The immortal Richard P. started me on my Grass Pad journey with Macho Mix, many moons ago. I have transitioned to heatwave plus over the years. Have not lost the best lawn in 5 years in my neighborhood. I try and get competition when people ask me. I always tell them...

Tim F. – Testimonial

"I am Macho Man from Topeka,Ks. Been using the Grass Pad for years with great results." -Tim F. -Topeka, KS

Karen A. – Testimonial

"We love dogs, we love rescue dogs the most, and it is rewarding to see them come out of their shell and becomes dogs again. We dream of rescue dogs running over plush green lawns playing and napping all day. That was just a farfetched dream for a long time. We have...

Jeffrey B. – Testimonial

"Followed the idiot proof program for 5 years now. Before that we started fresh with Macho Mix and it’s been amazing ever since. Everyone is always very knowledgeable and helpful when we stop in! Thanks you!" -Jeffrey B. -Wellsville, KS


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