New lawn/ sod, seed or hydro seed?

We live in Minnesota and need a new lawn. Witch is better, sod, hydro seed or regular seed. also cost.

2 Answers

  • Donna
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    sod is more expensive ,but you get a beautiful instant lawn.just water and enjoy. hydro seed and all-purpose seed are ok but they take so long to grow and you also have the problem of weed seeds growing at the same time. if you are a lawn type of person i'd go for the sod. it's far superior.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Sod would be the most expensive but you do get a lawn quickly.

    Hydro would be then next most expensive.

    If you seed & want to save on water, spread the seed & rake in just before winter (typically after a frost). The roots grow over winter & you should not have to water.

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