"Pennington 1 Step Complete takes the guesswork out of growing thick, lush grass. Packed with premium Smart Seed grass seed and professional-grade fertilizer and mulch, everything you need is premixed in the bag. This product is perfect for patching or repairing problem spots in your lawn. DIRECTIONS: Prepare - Lossen top layer of soil. Remove any dead grass or debris. Rake smooth. Apply - Spread seeding mix approximately 1/2"" thick everwhere grass is desired. Water - water throughly. Keep moist. Muluch turns dark green when properly watered; light green means add more water. Grow - Keep mulch and soil moist until seedling emerge and grass is approximately 2"" tall. PLANTING SPECIFICATIONS: Daily Light Required: Full sun to med shade (4-8 hrs sun). Sun Tolerance: Very good. Shade Tolerance: Very good. Grass Color: Medium to dark green. Grass Texture: Fine. Drought Tolerance: Excellent. Disease Resistance: Very good. Traffic Tolerance: Excellent. Planting Zones: All. Recommended Planting Dates: Early spring or early fall. Planting Rates - New Lawns: 1 lb/20 sq ft. Overseeding - Planting Depth: No more than ¼". Germination: 7-14 days. Mowing Height: 2¼"-3"