What type of grass is this?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by powerline777, Aug 8, 2002.

  1. powerline777

    powerline777 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 3

    I'm trying to match up a few spots on my yard. Any ideas as to what type of grass this is? I'm in northern MA if that helps.

  2. YLC1

    YLC1 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 72

    I'd check with your local Agricultural Extension office to be sure.If that's not available maybe the Lawn and Garden store might have an idea.If there's a Lesco store in your area they are very good resources.Hope this helps,Richard
  3. johnkub14

    johnkub14 LawnSite Member
    from 7
    Messages: 4

    Hey man what part of mass you from. I'm out of taunton.:blob3:
  4. rvsuper

    rvsuper Senior Member
    Messages: 930

    I'm not the best at this, but it looks like Fine Fescue. The best thing to do though is to go to your County Extension Office or a Local Lesco as mentioned.
  5. powerline777

    powerline777 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 3

    Some locals around here have also suggested fine fescue. I'm going to stick with this for now until I can get to the extension office.

    Thanks for the help.

    HOWARD JONES LawnSite Member
    Messages: 233

    It does look like fine fescue to me - if so, when you plant it, it will look much finer and sometimes doesn't stand up straight but looks like a bad hair day until it starts maturing - be patient for a few months.

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