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wet, shadeless, clay, high traffic lawn

Zone Kansas City Downtown | [email protected] added on March 15, 2015 | Answered

Apartment common area 1700 sq ft, 4-5 dogs frequently, is wet due to drainage area for driveway, minimal sun with shade of 3 story building. Trying to grow grass, mostly dirt with minimal grass now. Can you recommend type of grass or other ground cover?

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Downtoearthdigs
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Answered on March 17, 2015

Zoysia grass may be a good choice for you.

You are working with multiple issues, but you can improve clay soil.

Here is a few links for you.

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/garden-how-to/soil-fertilizers/how-to-improve-clay-soil.htm

https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/lawn-care/specific/zoysia/no-fuss-lawns-with-zoysia-grass.htm

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