topdressing and overseeding sequence

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by MORTS4, Feb 5, 2009.

  1. MORTS4

    MORTS4 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 24

    Hi everyone, New to the site as well as the landscaping business. When topdressing and overseeding in what sequence do you make the application? Overseed and then topdress or the opposite? I have heard both ways, but just wanted to see what the experts do. Thanks.
  2. phasthound

    phasthound LawnSite Platinum Member
    Messages: 4,899

    Generally you will get better results by topdressing after overseeding due to increased soil to seed contact.
  3. MORTS4

    MORTS4 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 24

    Thank you very much for the feedback.

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