How to Overseed a Lawn

Overseeding is one way to improve an existing lawn that is in poor condition. See the Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Yard & Garden news release from August 17, 2017 for information on how to overseed, what seed to use and how to ensure good germination.


Links to this article are strongly encouraged, and this article may be republished without further permission if published as written and if credit is given to the author, Horticulture and Home Pest News, and Iowa State University Extension and Outreach. If this article is to be used in any other manner, permission from the author is required. This article was originally published on August 25, 2017. The information contained within may not be the most current and accurate depending on when it is accessed.