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One Step Complete Dense Shade

Put bare spots, pet-damaged areas and thin lawns behind you in just two weeks or less* — even in challenging areas that get more shade than sun — with Pennington One Step Complete Dense Shade. This all-in-one mulch, seed and fertilizer product provides everything you need for quick and easy lawn repairs on your way to a thicker, lusher, spot-free lawn.

  • Repairs bare spots in two weeks or less*
  • Combination premium Smart Seed grass seed and professional-grade fertilizer and mulch
  • Formulated with grasses that thrive in areas receiving less sunlight
  • Grows beautiful, healthy, thick grass
  • Improved disease resistance
  • If the bare spot was caused by dog urine, be sure to water thoroughly prior to planting. Flushing the area will dilute the concentrated salts and help the seed fully establish.
  • Contains Pennington’s exclusive Penkoted technology to ensure better plant growth
  • GUARANTEED TO GROW
*Subject to proper growing condition
WHERE TO BUY

Prepare
Remove debris, then rake the soil to loosen and smooth the top layer.

Apply
For optimal results: Spread seeding mix approximately 1 cup/sq.ft. everywhere healthy beautiful grass is desired.
For extended results for grass up to 25% damage: Spread seeding mix approximately 1 cup/15 sq.ft. everywhere healthy beautiful grass is desired.

Water
Keep the soil moist by watering daily (twice a day, if needed) until grass sprouts and reaches about 3” tall. The wood mulch turns a darker color when properly watered. Once it turns a lighter color, it’s time to water again.

Check out planting tips from our blog! How to Plant Grass Seed and How to Repair Bare Spots in Your Lawn.

All zones
Seed Planting Zone

Daily Light Required: Heavy shade (2-4 hrs sun)

Sun Tolerance: Low

Shade Tolerance: Excellent

Grass Color: Medium to dark green

Grass Texture: Fine

Drought Tolerance: Moderate

Disease Resistance: Very good

Traffic Tolerance: Moderate

Planting Zones: All

Recommended Planting Dates: Early spring to early fall

Planting Rates:
  • New Lawns: Optimal Results: 1 cup/sq. ft.
  • Overseeding: Extended Results (up to 25% damage): 1 lb./15 sq. ft.

Planting Depth: No more than 1/4"

Germination: 7-14 days

Mowing Height: 21/4"–3"

Grows best in the shaded areas.

For shady lawns

Needs 2 to 4 hours of daily sun.

Plant in early Spring or Fall, when temperatures are between 60-80 degrees Fahrenheit.

STEP 1: PREPARE

Remove debris, then rake the soil to loosen and smooth the top layer.

STEP 2: APPLY

Spread seeding mix approximately 1 cup per sq. ft. everywhere thick, beautiful grass is desired.

STEP 3: WATER

This is the most important step! Keep the soil moist by watering daily (twice a day if you have to) until grass sprouts and reaches about 3” tall.

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