Seed

Coon Creek Sod Farms, LLC provides premium grade grass seed for lawns, parks, schools, highways, cemeteries, and more. Our seed mixes are specially formulated for the Northern Illinois climate and soils. The varieties in our seed mixes have high purity and high germination rates to guarantee you the best performing seed available.

Our seed mixes are sold in 50 lb. bags or are available by the lb. depending on the amount the customer needs. Below are descriptions of the premium seed mixes that Coon Creek has available.

  • Suburban

    40% Appalachian Kentucky Bluegrass
    30% Top Gun 2 Perennial Ryegrass
    20% NuSprint Annual Ryegrass
    10% Boreal Creeping Red Fescue

    Good choice for general use with a low price point. Good shade and wear tolerance. Quick seed mix to germinate.

  • Landscape Pride

    25% Gateway Kentucky Bluegrass
    25% Rockstar Kentucky Bluegrass
    20% Appalachian Kentucky Bluegrass
    20% Palmer III Perennial Ryegrass
    10% Boreal Creeping Red Fescue

    Excellent choice for premium new lawns, commercial, industrial, and institutional developments. Dark green color with good disease resistance and wear tolerance.

  • Shady

    50% Boreal Creeping Red Fescue
    25% Gateway Kentucky Bluegrass
    15% Ambrose Chewings Fescue
    10% Royal Green Perennial Ryegrass

    For use in areas with problems of low light intensity. A seed mix that requires minimum maintenance.

  • Class 1 IDOT

    50% VNS Kentucky Bluegrass 98/85
    30% VNS Perennial Rye
    20% Creeping Red Fescue

    A seed mix that is primarily used by cities and villages in parkways and low maintenance areas.

  • Class 1A IDOT

    34% Kentucky Bluegrass
    33% Fults Alkaligrass
    11% Audubon Red Fescue
    11% Perennial Ryegrass
    11% Rescue 911 Hard Fescue

    A salt tolerant seed mix that is primarily used by cities and villages in parkways and low maintenance areas.

  • Perennial Ryegrass

    25% Accent Perennial Ryegrass
    25% Palmer III Perennial Ryegrass
    25% Royal Green Perennial Ryegrass
    25% Top Gun 2 Perennial Ryegrass

    Excellent choice seed mix for quick germination and wear tolerance. Desirable appearance with finer bladed grasses.

  • Athletic

    25% Appalachian Kentucky Bluegrass
    25% Gateway Kentucky Bluegrass
    25% Palmer III Perennial Ryegrass
    25% Top Gun 2 Perennial Ryegrass

    The “go to” seed mix for high traffic areas. A superior formula designed for maximum durability that is quick to germinate, has rapid recovery, and excellent turf density.

  • Creeping Red Fescue

    100% Boreal Creeping Red Fescue

    Excellent shade tolerance with quick germination. For use in areas where the Shady Mix tends to thin out.

  • Super Shady (25 lb. Bag)

    25% Kentucky Bluegrass
    25% Creeping Red Fescue
    25% Chewings Fescue
    15% Perennial Ryegrass
    5% Sabre II Poa Trivialis
    5% Supranova Poa Supina

    Outstanding mixture of selected varieties designed for difficult areas of heavy shade. Wears better than normal shady mixtures and is more aggressive.

  • Annual Ryegrass

    100% NuSprint Annual Rye

    Quick germination and low maintenance. Mainly used as a temporary ground cover which will die off with the first frost in the fall.

  • Sod Blend

    32% Beyond Kentucky Bluegrass
    24% Everest Kentucky Bluegrass
    26% Jackpot Kentucky Bluegrass
    18% NuGlade Kentucky Bluegrass

    The “Cadillac” quality blend of four elite Kentucky Bluegrasses. They are chosen for early spring green up, dark green color, late fall color retention, denseness, drought tolerance, and disease resistance.

Coon Creek Sod Farms, LLC encourages you to contact or call us directly at 847-683-2700 for current prices on our seed mixes or with any questions that you may have.