Scotts Turf Builder Pensacola Bahia Grass Seed is coated to absorb 2X more water and has excellent heat and drought resistance. It has deep roots for a low maintenance lawn and is finer-bladed and stays greener than Argentine Bahiagrass in cooler temperatures. Best applied in spring and early summer, because seed germinates best any time temperatures are between 70 - 90 degrees and all danger of frost has passed. Average days to germinate is 14 - 28. 5 Lb. bag covers up to1,000 sq. ft.