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Scotts Turf Builder Starter Food for New Grass Fertilizer

Grows new grass 70% thicker / 35% quicker

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With Scotts® Turf Builder® Starter® Food for New Grass, your seedlings will benefit from a combination of nutrients that will satisfy their special needs. The Starter® Food gives new grass a quick start by promoting faster root and blade development, and the 24-25-4 fertilizer ratio providing nutrients for your developing lawn. New grass grows 70% thicker AND 35% quicker versus unfed grass, which will have you on your way to the lawn you’ve always wanted. Faster.
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After Seeding Instructions
Apply to newly seeded areas or over entire lawn for root development boost.
Fertilizer & Nutrient Analysis
Broadcast Application
Label Rate:
3 lbs per 1,000 sqft
Fertilizer NPK Ratio:
24 - 25 - 4
Label Rate Nutrient Analysis:
Ingredient % Mass / Area
Nitrogen 24% 0.72 lbs / 1,000 sqft
Phosphorus 25% 0.75 lbs / 1,000 sqft
Potassium 4% 0.12 lbs / 1,000 sqft
Label Rate Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 5000 square feet
at a cost of
$4.90 per 1,000 sqft
Nutrient Mass:
Total Nutrient Cost Analysis:
Ingredient Total Mass Cost / Mass
Nitrogen 3.6 lbs $6.80 / lb
Phosphorus 3.75 lbs $6.53 / lb
Potassium 0.6 lbs $40.80 / lb
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Grass / Turf Types Safe
Annual Ryegrass
Bahiagrass
Bentgrass
Bermudagrass
Buffalograss
Carpetgrass
Centipedegrass
Chewings Fescue
Colonial Bentgrass
Fine Fescue
Hard Fescue
Kentucky Bluegrass
Kikuyu Grass
Perennial Ryegrass
Red Fescue
St. Augustinegrass
Tall Fescue
Zoysiagrass
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Broadcast Treatment
Label Rate:
3 lbs per 1,000 sqft
Cost Effectiveness:
Covers 5000 square feet
at a cost of
$4.90 per 1,000 sqft