Smart Seed - Dense Shade

Smart Seed®

Not all grass seed is created equal. Pennington has spent years cultivating the most technologically advanced seed on the market, and we’re proud of the results.

Pennington Smart Seed® is a purebred, drought-resistant, environmentally conscious seed that saves up to 30% more water year after year versus ordinary grass seed – brought to you by the people who care about your grass as much as you do.

Each bag of Smart Seed includes our exclusive Penkote® technology, which improves seedling success for healthier plants and ensures better plant growth.

Smart Seed® with MYCO Advantage™ replenishes beneficial microorganisms, which help grass grow deep, dense roots – the way nature intended.

As with all of our bags of seed, Smart Seed® is guaranteed to grow and protected by the Pennington Guarantee.

Available nationally at your local lawn and garden retailer.

Smart Seed® Products

Smart Seed®
Dense Shade Mix

Our most-advanced seed formulated for areas of your yard with dense shade or very little sun. Specifically formulated to outperform other shade mixes.

Smart Seed®
Fescue/Bluegrass Mix

This mix provides the durability of Tall Fescue with the beauty of Kentucky Bluegrass. Produces a dense, tightly knit, dark green grass all season long.

Smart Seed®
Kentucky Bluegrass Blend

Nothing but our best seed, formulated to give you the most luxurious Kentucky Bluegrass available. Contains self-spreading, disease- and insect-resistant varieties.

Smart Seed®
Perennial Ryegrass Blend

This cool-season perennial produces an easy-establishing, lush, fine-textured, durable turf with good traffic tolerance.

Smart Seed®
Sun & Shade Mix

This mix provides the most versatile grass in sunny to moderately shady areas.

Smart Seed®
Tall Fescue Blend

This premium cool-season mix is a versatile, low-maintenance choice. Produces deep roots that protect against drought and tough summer heat.

Smart Seed®
Midwest Mix

Use this specially formulated premium, all-purpose mix in sunny to moderately shady areas. Contains improved drought-tolerant seed varieties with improved disease and insect resistance.

Smart Seed®
Northeast Mix

This premium all-purpose mix is specially designed for use in sunny to moderately shady areas of the Northeast. Contains improved drought-tolerant seed varieties with good disease and insect resistance.

Smart Seed®
Pacific Northwest Mix

Designed for wetter, cooler climates prevalent west of the Cascades, this improved, premium blend has drought-tolerant seed varieties with good disease resistance.

Smart Seed®
Pennsylvania State Mix

This 100% premium Smart Seed™ mix is composed of grasses recommended for Pennsylvania’s varied climactic conditions.