In the KNOW





Our goal is your satisfaction! One way we all can be happy with the products you buy is provide our customers with the most up to date information so you can seed with as much ease as possible. This page is packed full of links, videos and information for you to use for your seeding project. No matter what part of the country you live in, we have the most in-depth information for your area.


Eastern / Northeastern USA

Rutgers Turf Extension

Penn State Turf

Maryland / Virginia Turfgrass Variety Recommendations (highlighted varieties are available at United Seeds as of August 2015). If a variety is not available on our online store, please call 800-456-9901.

Virginia Cooperative Extension


Southern USA

Texas A & M 

Oklahoma State Turfgrass


Midwest USA

K-State University   BLOG

University of Nebraska       Backyard Farmer        Backyard You Tube Channel

UNL Turf-Lawn Renovation 1 -You Tube

UNL Turf-Lawn Renovation 2 - You Tube

UNL Turf-Lawn Renovation 3 - You Tube

Iowa State Turf


Western USA

Oregon State Turf

University of California - Davis Turf


Crossfire 3 Turf Type Tall Fescue Firecracker SLS Hemi Tall Fescue
Crossfire 3 Turf Type Tall FescueFirecracker SLSHemi Tall Fescue

Crossfire 3 tall fescue is the latest improvement in Pickseed's well proven Crossfire series of varieties. Crossfire 3 has great color and is an endophyte enhanced variety that is well adapted to hot summers, low fertility soils, higher salt...

Firecracker SLS is a second generation variety with improved salt tolerance, color and texture.

Hemi turf type tall fescue is a solid performer in the National Turf Evaluation Trials (NTEPS). Hemi displays improved leaf texture, insect resistance.....




Summer Turf Type Tall Fescue Super Turf I LS Super Turf II LS
Summer Turf Type Tall FescueSuper Turf I LSSuper Turf II LS

Summer is the first release from our new generation of tall fescues with finer leaf texture than ever be-fore. Summer Tall Fescue is bred to look and feel like Kentucky Bluegrass, but with all the benefits of turf type tall fescue.

Super Turf I LS sets a new standard with turf type tall fescues.

This versatile blend has something most other turf fescue mixes lacks, proven cultivars!