Parks Blend (Kentucky/Fescue blend)

out of 5
(3 customer reviews)
  1. Lawn

McKays Parks Blend is a mixture of Tall fescue and Kentucky Bluegrass that is perfect for parks and recreational areas of Australia.

FROM $ 48

Delivery Info




Dark Green


Seed & package details: 50% Turf Type Tall Fescue, 40% Kentucky Bluegrass, 10% McKay’s Slow Release Fertilizer

85% Min Germination, 98% purity. A seed testing Certificate is available upon request.

Ideal Usage: Lawns, commercial landscapes, parks & playgrounds.

Seeding rates:

  • New Lawns: 30 grams per square meter. For example: if you have 100 square meters you will need 3 kg.
  • Overseeding: 20 grams per square meter.

Where can I sow this grass in Australia? Areas: 4, 6, 7, 8, 9



Our Parks blend is best suited to areas in cooler parts of Australia. A combination of the highest quality Tall Fescue and Kentucky Bluegrass provides a soft dark green lawn that looks amazing.

Germination expectations: 2-3 weeks

Shade tolerance: Excellent

Daily Sunlight Required: 4+ hours

Drought tolerance:  Moderate

Frost Resistance: Excellent

Traffic Tolerance: Good



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  • Warm
  • Cool

Warm season grasses thrive during the warmer months in Spring and Summer and may go dormant in cooler climates through winter.

Cool season grasses thrive during the cooler months in Winter

Seed information

Shade tolerance (Weather)

  • Full Sun
  • Part Shade
  • Heavy Shade
  • Full Shade

Drought tolerance (Weather)

  • Moderate
  • Good
  • Excellent

Traffic tolerance (Weather)

  • Moderate
  • Good
  • Excellent

Frost tolerance

  • Poor
  • Moderate
  • Good
  • Excellent

Average days to germination

  • 2-3 Weeks
  • 2-4 Weeks
  • 3-4 Weeks

Free Shipping On All Orders Over $50

We provide free shipping to Australia for all orders where the total cart value exceeds $50.00 AUD

Standard Delivery

Australia Wide

$9 - Orders are dispatched within 24 hours via regular Australia post(3-5 Business days)

Express Post Transport Within Australia

Have your order sent via AusPost EXPRESS POST for a flat rate of $15

WA Customers

Due to quaranteen restrictions, a $75 fee may apply on any seed products shipped to WA that would need to be cleared by customs. For any WA orders, contact us directly to enquire and place an oder

Pick-up Not Available

Unfortunately, we do not offer local pick-up

  • McKays Review
    5 out of 5

    GREAT CUSTOMER SERVICE The seed is great and sprouted well. The customer service we received was fabulous


  • McKays Review
    5 out of 5

    REPEAT BUYING We have bought quite a bit of this product on many occasions and have been really pleased with the outcome. We will buy again.


  • McKays Review
    5 out of 5

    GROWS WELL IN THE COLD Planted late in May. Thought it might be too late but had no trouble germinating & is growing well in a problem area under gum trees