Best Sod For Moreno Valley

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The Best Sod and Grass Seed Types For Moreno Valley

Moreno Valley is situated in the western part of Riverside County, approximately 60 miles east of Los Angeles. It is conveniently located near major transportation routes, including Interstate 215 and State Route 60, making it accessible to surrounding cities and regions. Moreno Valley boasting some of the hottest temperatures in California on a regular basis.

the best sod for Moreno valley

Summers in Moreno Valley are hot and dry, with daytime temperatures often exceeding 90°F (32°C) and occasionally reaching well above 100°F (38°C). Heatwaves are common. Winters in Moreno Valley are mild and relatively wet with daytime temperatures between mid-60s to mid-70s °F (around 18-24°C). Nighttime temperatures can drop into the 30s and 40s °F (2-9°C). 

So, Moreno Valley needs a sod or grass seed that can handle the heat. Cool season grasses are not recommended here unless in a mixture with fescue or Bermuda. We have more popularity with groundcovers in the area as well as Bermudagrasses because of the extreme heat.

Fescue Sod for Moreno Valley

The first set of recommendations will be our cool-season grasses, which include a variety of fescue sod blends. Most varieties are a blend of tall fescue sod or dwarf tall fescue sod and Kentucky Bluegrass sod. Fescue and Kentucky Bluegrass blends are suitable for areas in full sun and some shade. Fescue sod and Kentucky Bluegrass blends are also great for moderate to heavy foot traffic, and are pet-friendly grass types!

Elite Plus Fescue Sod 

Elite Plus has been a long-time favorite in California, and Moreno Valley is no exception! Elite Plus Fescue sod regularly. One reason Elite Plus Fescue Sod is popular in Moreno Valley is that it stays green year-round. Additionally, Elite Plus Fescue Sod is adaptive to both the hotter temperatures and cooler temperatures of Moreno Valley. If you're looking for a beautiful lawn year round, whether it's for the kids to play on, a space for the four-legged friends or an oasis of relaxation, Elite Plus Fescue Sod may be a good fit for you. 


Grass Seed for Elite Plus Fescue Sod

We offer Elite Plus Fescue Sod in both sod and grass seed form. Take care of your reseeding needs year-round by ordering our Elite Plus Fescue Sod Grass Seed!


West Coaster Tall Fescue Sod

West Coaster Tall Fescue Sod is common in Moreno Valley for various reasons. Firstly, tall fescue sod has a strong root system, which helps with drought tolerance and surviving Moreno Valley's hot summers. The West Coaster Tall Fescue sod is also suitable for the cold winters. Moreno Valley has been able to count on West Coaster Tall Fescue sod for many years, making a reliable and suitable choice for this growing city.


Grass Seed for West Coaster Tall Fescue Sod

We offer the West Coaster Tall Fescue Sod in grass seed form also. So whether you want to plant a lawn from seed or reseed your existing lawn, we've got your needs covered!



Marathon Fescue Sod

Marathon Fescue Sod is a staple in Southern California, including Moreno Valley. Marathon Sod comes in three unique blends, each designed for its respective purposes. Marathon I Fescue Sod, Marathon II Fescue Sod and Marathon III Fescue Sod are readily available for delivery to Moreno Valley week after week. Be sure to ask our sales representatives the difference between the various Marathon Fescue Sod Types to ensure we make the best recommendation. 

marathon fescue sod

RTF Sod 

Finally, let's talk about RTF in Moreno Valley! RTF is becoming increasingly popular in Moreno Valley for one major reason: RTF Sod is the only fescue that self-heals. Though we do offer our RTF Sod Blend Grass Seed, RTF Sod is able to repair itself when damaged, given ideal conditions and lawn care. RTF Sod has has improved shade tolerance for lawn and garden areas that are both in sun and shade. 


RTF Sod Grass Seed

RTF Sod Grass Seed must be special ordered and shipped via USPS. Give us a call at 1-800-381-8163 to inquire about ou RTF Sod Grass Seed!

Warm-Season Grasses for Moreno Valley

Warm-Season grasses are also popular in Moreno Valley because of their increased water savings, superb drought tolerance and ability to tolerate heavy foot traffic such as sports. 

St. Augustine

St. Augustine sod is another staple of Southern California. St. Augustine grass offers a unique set of benefits which includes drought tolerance, heat tolerance, resistance to foot traffic and improved shade tolerance. Covering all the desired basis for a lawn, St. Augustine has made its way up to the top choices for the best sod in Moreno Valley!


TIF TUF Hybrid Bermuda Grass

Lastly, we have the TIF TUF Hybrid Bermudagrass Sod, the newest and best hybrid bermuda grass on the market! TIF TUF has improved shade tolerance, shorter dormancy periods, all without losing it's excellent drought tolerance, heat tolerance and resistance to heavy foot traffic. If you enjoy being active in the summer and hibernating in the winter, TIF TUF may be a good sod choice for you!



The Best Sod and Grass Seed for Moreno Valley

THank you for joining us today to discuss the best sod and grass seed options for Moreno Valley! Whether you are active on your lawn, need it for the kids to practice their sports or you simply want to relax on a summer night with a glass of wine, Sod and Seed, Inc. has you covered! Our sod delivers fresh from the farm, never held in stock. Call us at 1-800-381-8163 Monday - Saturday from 7 am to 5 pm for your free quote! We also provide price-beat offers so please give us a chance to provide you with the best quality sod at the best prices! 

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  • @Elijah Taylor: Generally, the lead time for sod delivery is 2–3 days.

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  • Can I mix different grass varieties in one order for a diverse lawn?

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  • What is the expected delivery time for the grass?

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