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Old Yesterday, 09:03 AM
 
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I know my lawn is tall fescue grass, but there are also so many types of Fescue Grass Seeds. I don't know which type of Fescue Grass is on existing lawn when I bought the house.

If I want to repair a little dead spots and repair the thin lawn. Is it okay to randomly choose Fescue Grass Seed for over seeding? Just choose one I prefer?

Thanks.
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Old Today, 03:37 PM
 
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Are you overseeding the whole lawn or just patching spots?


For spots I think you would be fine, as long as you stay with a variety of tall fescue so that the spots blend in. If you are over seeding the whole lawn, I'd go with the grass type/variety you prefer. It will blend in naturally.
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Old Today, 04:59 PM
 
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Are you overseeding the whole lawn or just patching spots?


For spots I think you would be fine, as long as you stay with a variety of tall fescue so that the spots blend in. If you are over seeding the whole lawn, I'd go with the grass type/variety you prefer. It will blend in naturally.
Whole lawn, focusing on patching spots.
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Old Today, 05:03 PM
 
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I'd try to get some seed that looks like what you already have. Do a test in a small area first to see what it looks like.

We just seeded a tall fescue lawn in the Phoenix area, and will be doing some fill in work, but we know the exact seed to buy.

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