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Recommended Mowing Heights

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Tall Fescue 2½"–3½"
Fine Fescue 2½"–3½"
Bluegrass 2"–3"
Perennial Ryegrass 2"–3"
Annual Ryegrass 2"–3"
Bermudagrass ½"–1"
Centipede 3"
Zoysia ¾"–1½"
Bahiagrass 2"–3"

Please check packaging for the recommended mowing height for your grass. The heights listed here are meant to serve as general guidelines.

Cutting off more than a third of the blade at once will shock the plant. During hot summer months, cut your lawn higher than the recommended rate.