Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401)

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  • 3.75 lb. jug
  • Northern blend
  • Revolutionary seeding mix grows anywhere
  • Uses Water Smart technology
  • Contains everything you need for seeding success: special blend of grass seed, premium fertilizer and patented super absorbent planting mix
  • Just add sunshine and water - Let Scotts do the rest
  • 50% thicker with half the water
  • Absorbs and releases water like a sponge to keep the seed moist


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Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401)
 
2.9

(based on 95 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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    (35)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (7)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (7)

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    (42)

47%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (65)
  • Effective (34)
  • Quality (33)
  • Good directions (30)
  • Good price / value (24)

Cons

  • Didn't work as expected (52)

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Most Liked Positive Review

 

This product does what it says it will.

I used EZ Seed for Sun & Shade to patch an area of my backyard that was denuded when my Patio was repaved. I initially planned to sod the area, but saw...Read complete review

I used EZ Seed for Sun & Shade to patch an area of my backyard that was denuded when my Patio was repaved. I initially planned to sod the area, but saw the EZ Seed at the garden center and decided to try it. I have tried patch products before that did not work. I applied EZ Seed and saw grass sprouts within 2 weeks, It is now 4 weeks since I poured EZ Seed on the area and I have grass about 2" tall. I have told several family members and neighbors about my experience with EZ Seed and they are trying it. Thank you for a product that works!

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

This product did not work

I purchased the 40lb. bag of this product to use on my lawn that was damaged due to the harsh winter weather. The ground was prepped per the video (all dead grass removed,...Read complete review

I purchased the 40lb. bag of this product to use on my lawn that was damaged due to the harsh winter weather. The ground was prepped per the video (all dead grass removed, top few inches of soil turned, etc.). We used a spreader to seed our lawn and promptly watered after seeding. The area was watered daily (the area is in direct sun and dries out quickly) and after 3 weeks of care, we still do not have any seedlings showing. I am very disappointed in this product as it boasts a guarantee to grow anywhere and it did not as advertised.

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5.0

Worked perfect

By EnviousLawn

from Minneapolis, MN, USA

Pros

  • Quality

Cons

  • no issues very simple

Best Uses

    Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

    Excellent results - threw some potting soil on the bare area, followed by the seed mixture 15 days later the area is better than ever

     
    1.0

    Did not work-don't buy it.

    By Larsen

    from Maple Valley, WA 98038, USA

    Pros

    • Easy to Use

    Cons

    • Didn't work as expected

    Best Uses

      Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

      I purchased a container to fill in bare spots on a small (10x20) lawn area. The first application did not work, so I bought another and tried it again. As far as I can tell not a single blade of grass grew.

       
      1.0

      Multiple failed arrempts

      By Biggs1530

      from Lake Orion, Orion Charter Township, MI 48362, USA

      Pros

      • Easy to Use

      Cons

      • Didn't work as expected

      Best Uses

        Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

        I have given this product several chances with the same results each time: no grass. I have found better luck with Patch Master which costs less.

         
        2.0

        un-uniform growth

        By TedT

        from Garfield Hts., Oh.

        Pros

        • Easy to Use
        • Good Directions

        Cons

        • Didn't work as expected

        Best Uses

          Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

          seems to work okay on small spots. Doesn't seem to work well on larger areas(3' x 4'). Thought maybe 1st container was an issue. 2nd container not much better(purchased from different vendor). Sparse growth. Even some small spots not germinating. Similar problems with this product last year. Old fashion seeding with seed, peat moss, etc. works the best.

           
          5.0

          Scotts EZ Seed

          By jerrys414

          from Undisclosed

          Pros

          • Easy to Use
          • Effective
          • Good Directions
          • Quality
          • Value

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

              Purchased this product to fill in several bare spots on our lawn. Mostly semi- shaded areas. Found the seed to germinate fast- around 5-7 days. Also the included mulch helped keep the seeded area moist. Keep watering daily or as necessary during germination period. Overall an excellent product. Buy again- YES!

              (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Don't buy it!

              By Unhappy8972

              from Southern Illinois

              Pros

              • Easy to Use

              Cons

              • Didn't work as expected
              • doesn't grow

              Best Uses

                Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                I tried this stuff early this spring, with perfect soil conditions and sunlight. It failed to come up. I followed directions. I should have listened to the reviews online. This is a waste of money.

                 
                1.0

                The product did not work as advertised.

                By bobc41

                from Fort Collins, CO, USA

                Pros

                • Easy to Use

                Cons

                • Didn't work as expected

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                  I used this product to reseed thin shaded areas and several bare areas in my lawn. I hand spread the product and was careful to have some dirt showing as instructed and kept it moist. Grass grew well in planting areas where the mulch that is included in the product happened to be amply applied. Seeds did not germinate elsewhere. I believe that there is not enough mulch in the product and the mulch is not evenly distributed in the bag. I used a 40 lb bag.

                   
                  5.0

                  Easy to use

                  By MLJE

                  from MN

                  Pros

                  • Easy to Use
                  • Effective
                  • Good Directions
                  • Quality
                  • Value

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                      Just rake, shake, pour and water. How easy is that.

                       
                      1.0

                      For me not up to standards

                      By Uppermayor

                      from Chelmsford, MA, USA

                      Pros

                        Cons

                        • Didn't work as expected

                        Best Uses

                          Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                          Followed direction to a tee,Didn't work as expected,been about a month with poor results.

                           
                          1.0

                          Doesn't Work

                          By Preacherman

                          from Kansas, USA

                          Pros

                            Cons

                            • Didn't work as expected

                            Best Uses

                              Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                              Tried the product, applied as directed with follow up watering. Did not come up. If I still had my receipt I would ask for a refund.

                               
                              1.0

                              This product is not very good!

                              By Bob7777777

                              from NJ

                              Pros

                              • Easy to Use

                              Cons

                              • Didn't work as expected

                              Best Uses

                                Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                I purchased the 20 lb. bag of EZ Seed for a 300 sq. ft. area. The grass grew in patches and after the grass got to a height of about 2 inches, it grew no taller. The product is way over priced for the results it produces!

                                 
                                1.0

                                Didn't live up to Scott's name!

                                By Golfer1949

                                from South Point, OH, USA

                                Pros

                                  Cons

                                  • Didn't work as expected

                                  Best Uses

                                    Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                    I tried three separate times to spot a few bare spots in my yard without any luck.

                                     
                                    1.0

                                    Did not work for men

                                    By Gary42XU

                                    from Willard, OH 44890, USA

                                    Pros

                                    • Easy to Use
                                    • Good Directions

                                    Cons

                                    • Didn't work as expected
                                    • too expensive for no result

                                    Best Uses

                                      Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                      Followed directions - Very poor results - unable to get grass to grow with any consistency

                                       
                                      1.0

                                      didn't work

                                      By red1

                                      from ALLENTOWN pa

                                      Pros

                                        Cons

                                        • Didn't work as expected

                                        Best Uses

                                          Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                          used this product . folllowed the directioins and wateres fsatihfully daily and we also had reain . After 3 weeks NO GRASS.

                                           
                                          1.0

                                          EZ Seed did not perform as expected

                                          By Horseman

                                          from Denver, Colorado

                                          Pros

                                            Cons

                                            • Didn't work as expected

                                            Best Uses

                                              Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                              Most of the seeds did not sprout, and none at all on a slope. I'm very disappointed in this product.

                                               
                                              1.0

                                              Did not work as advertised

                                              By Gildeap2

                                              from Waterbury, CT, USA

                                              Pros

                                                Cons

                                                • Didn't work as expected

                                                Best Uses

                                                  Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                  This is advertised as grows anywhere guaranteed, well I can say that is not true. In our yard we have a long strip of lawn that gets only a few hours of sunlight a day. I prepared everything just as I should and watered the lawn everyday and after 2 weeks nothing. There was little strands of grass in very few spots but nothing like it should have been. I ended up having to totally redo that part of the yard and started over with another seed from Pennington and the grass finally grew as it should have in the first place. I would not recommend this product because it does not grow anywhere as it states. I waste money on 2 big bags of this for nothing and lost 3 weeks of using my yard. Do not use.

                                                   
                                                  1.0

                                                  No sprouts

                                                  By JJ81249

                                                  from Shaker Heights, OH, USA

                                                  Pros

                                                    Cons

                                                    • Didn't work as expected

                                                    Best Uses

                                                      Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                      The product totally failed. No seeds sprouted. I won't purchase this again. And to top it off, I cannot find my receipt to ask for a refund. The worse experience with a Scott product I ever had.

                                                       
                                                      1.0

                                                      Poor Product and not inexpensive

                                                      By JPjp

                                                      from New York, NY, USA

                                                      Pros

                                                      • none

                                                      Cons

                                                      • Didn't work as expected

                                                      Best Uses

                                                        Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                        Used this product to spot seed and nothing grew in any of the spots. Now reseeding with a Pennington product.

                                                         
                                                        5.0

                                                        Super

                                                        By GaryG

                                                        from NJ

                                                        Pros

                                                        • Easy to Use
                                                        • Effective
                                                        • Good Directions
                                                        • Quality
                                                        • Value

                                                        Cons

                                                        • none !!!!!!!!!

                                                        Best Uses

                                                          Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                          This product never ceases to amaze me. It is as reliable as the sun rising. I have many problem spots on my lawn due to large trees. This product helps me fill in those spots every time. Then I hit the whole lawn with Turf Builder as I have been doing for over 40 years and .....Viola.....green carpeting to behold!!!

                                                           
                                                          1.0

                                                          Didn't grow at all

                                                          By Jaybird114

                                                          from Albany, NY

                                                          Pros

                                                            Cons

                                                            • Didn't work as expected

                                                            Best Uses

                                                              Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                              We have sandy soil and I put down nice new dirt and used this product. Did everything you are supposed to and it didn't grow. Was disappointed, since I have been a believer of Scott's products for years.

                                                               
                                                              1.0

                                                              Didn't perform as expected.

                                                              By AL55

                                                              from MA

                                                              Pros

                                                              • Easy to Use

                                                              Cons

                                                              • Didn't work as expected

                                                              Best Uses

                                                                Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                                We purchased this product at Lowes to fill in bare area after having some trees removed. We followed directions but not have any grass grow to speak of. We used Scotts lawn soil and fertilizer. We had at least 4 inches of soil and used Turf Builder starter per the directions. (The label says that type can be used when planting new grass) Scotts products are usually pretty dependable but this time EZ Seed fizzled...

                                                                 
                                                                5.0

                                                                Application and results were significantly good

                                                                By BackyardNanny

                                                                from Denver, CO, USA

                                                                Pros

                                                                • Easy to Use
                                                                • Good Directions
                                                                • Quality
                                                                • Value

                                                                Cons

                                                                  Best Uses

                                                                    Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                                    I have multiple height levels that are many different sizes in my landscaping and the ez seed product resolved my issues of obtaining grass in all areas with super simple application. Thanks to SCOTTS

                                                                     
                                                                    5.0

                                                                    This product does what it says it will.

                                                                    By Sis409

                                                                    from Upper Marlboro

                                                                    Pros

                                                                    • Easy to Use
                                                                    • Effective
                                                                    • Good Directions
                                                                    • it does what it promises to do.
                                                                    • Quality
                                                                    • Value

                                                                    Cons

                                                                      Best Uses

                                                                        Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                                        I used EZ Seed for Sun & Shade to patch an area of my backyard that was denuded when my Patio was repaved. I initially planned to sod the area, but saw the EZ Seed at the garden center and decided to try it. I have tried patch products before that did not work. I applied EZ Seed and saw grass sprouts within 2 weeks, It is now 4 weeks since I poured EZ Seed on the area and I have grass about 2" tall. I have told several family members and neighbors about my experience with EZ Seed and they are trying it. Thank you for a product that works!

                                                                         
                                                                        4.0

                                                                        It's been about 6 days and the grass is starting to grow

                                                                        By dapchacka

                                                                        from port chester, ny

                                                                        Pros

                                                                        • Easy to Use
                                                                        • Effective
                                                                        • Good Directions
                                                                        • Quality

                                                                        Cons

                                                                          Best Uses

                                                                            Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                                            The birds didn't eat all of the seed for some reason. So that was a plus.

                                                                             
                                                                            5.0

                                                                            This product scotts EZ Seed has high performance and grows fast.

                                                                            By CB11

                                                                            from Chesapeake Beach, MD 20732, USA

                                                                            Pros

                                                                            • Easy to Use
                                                                            • Effective
                                                                            • ez seed is the best.
                                                                            • Good Directions
                                                                            • Quality
                                                                            • Value

                                                                            Cons

                                                                              Best Uses

                                                                                Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                                                I used this product in the fall and buy late Spring spot are gone. The slow release fertilizer does the trick. The stronger new grass will a peer with darker green color. Works good anywhere and great on hills. This product is the best on the market.

                                                                                 
                                                                                4.0

                                                                                This product does its job.

                                                                                By Dick38

                                                                                from Cape Cod, MA

                                                                                Pros

                                                                                • Easy to Use
                                                                                • Effective
                                                                                • Quality
                                                                                • Value

                                                                                Cons

                                                                                  Best Uses

                                                                                    Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                                                    I've always had success with EZ Seed with no issues of getting a lush grass.

                                                                                     
                                                                                    5.0

                                                                                    Excellent Product

                                                                                    By mc1email

                                                                                    from Augusta, WV 26704, USA

                                                                                    Pros

                                                                                    • Easy to Use

                                                                                    Cons

                                                                                      Best Uses

                                                                                        Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                                                        This product performed exactly as advertised. The performance exceeded my expectation and was durable quickly.

                                                                                         
                                                                                        3.0

                                                                                        not super excited

                                                                                        By AOK1

                                                                                        from Illinois, USA

                                                                                        Pros

                                                                                        • Easy to Use

                                                                                        Cons

                                                                                        • Didn't work as expected

                                                                                        Best Uses

                                                                                          Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                                                          Did not work as well as I'd hoped. Used it in the shade in a high traffic area. Did not grow well and after one season, space is all dirt again

                                                                                           
                                                                                          4.0

                                                                                          It made my lawn look pretty

                                                                                          By Baybay

                                                                                          from Springfield, MA, USA55

                                                                                          Pros

                                                                                          • Effective

                                                                                          Cons

                                                                                          • Didn't work as expected

                                                                                          Best Uses

                                                                                            Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                                                            I had to used two applications in order for myself to be happy and satisfied

                                                                                             
                                                                                            1.0

                                                                                            Ez seed did not work

                                                                                            By Jim1026

                                                                                            from Essex County, NJ, USA

                                                                                            Pros

                                                                                              Cons

                                                                                              • Didn't work as expected

                                                                                              Best Uses

                                                                                                Comments about Scotts® 3.75lb Northern Blend Turf Builder Ez Seed Sun & Shade Grass Seed (17401):

                                                                                                2nd time I tried this & 2nd time it didn't work. Made sure I followed steps to fill in bare spots but nothing.

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