Earth Carpet Guide

The Science is in the Seed.  Growing lush, green turf with the “wrong” seed is like growing an apple tree from pumpkin seed – no amount of effort will give you the desired result. Earth Carpet® brings a revolutionary approach from years cultivating the right seeds for the right conditions.


Shady Place Turfgrass Mix

Ideal for homelawns with moderate to densely shaded areas

Ultimate choice for light to dense shade. Shady Place grows vigorously, and adapts to a wide variety of soil types and moisture conditions.




Color: Dark, jade green
Texture: Medium fine
Light: Full sun to deep shade
Mow Height (in.): 3-4
N lbs./1,000 sq. ft./yr.: 1-3

Stress Tolerance
Heat: Good
Wear: Fair
Drought: Good
Traffic: Good

Ideal For

  • Home lawn with moderate sun to densely shaded areas




Seeding Rate
New Seeding (lbs./1,000 sq. ft.): 5-8
Overseeding (lbs./1,000 sq. ft.): 3-4

Seeding Info
Days to Establish: 10-21
Seed Depth (in.): 1/4-1/2

  • Provides an even transition from shaded to full sun
  • Great for revitalizing “thinned out” shaded areas
  • Greens up quickly in spring
  • Ideal for home lawns with moderate to densely shaded areas