Scotts PatchMaster Lawn Repair Mix Sun + Shade Mix has an improved, easy to spread formula. Scotts PatchMaster Lawn Repair Mix includes seed, 100% recycled pelletized paper mulch to help keep the seeds moist during establishment, and fertilizer to help feed seedlings for up to 6 weeks for fast growth and thick results. And it’s backed by Scotts No-Quibble Money Back Guarantee. Mixture of premium perennial ryegrasses, fine fescues, and Kentucky bluegrasses selected to blend with your existing lawn and adapt to sun or shady conditions. Recycled pelletized paper mulch is biodegradable and helps keep the seed moist and in place during establishment. Includes controlled release nitrogen that seedlings need for fast growth and thick results. Remove dead grass if necessary and loosen the top 2 inches of soil. Fall and Spring are the best times to use PatchMaster Lawn Repair Mix. Seed germinates best anytime temperatures are between 60°F and 80°F and all danger of frost has passed. First, shake the bag to mix the contents. Next, evenly spread a thin layer of PatchMaster Lawn Repair Mix so the area is completely covered. A deep and thorough initial watering is the key to success. Gently water the area until PatchMaster Lawn Repair Mix is completely saturated and no more water is being absorbed (this may take several minutes). Avoid pooling water or run-off. Continue to water daily or more as needed to keep the soil moist. Scotts PatchMaster Lawn Repair Sun & Shade Mix comes pre-mixed and ready to grow to make repairing bare spots in your lawn easy! This combination mulch, seed, and fertilizer includes 100% recycled mulch that absorbs 3x its weight in water to keep the seeds moist during establishment and a mixture of premium grass seed that blends with your existing lawn. Use this mix to repair thin and bare spots in your lawn, covering up to 290 sq. ft. Say goodbye to the #1 lawn problem, bare spots- fast! Lawn repair mix starts to grow in as few as 7 days and feeds for up to 6 weeks. For best results, water daily as needed to keep the seed moist.