How long do grass seeds take to grow? Our guide to good grass germination

Grass seeds germinating with new grass growth on soil
Growing grass from seed is easy and cost-effective (Image credit: Getty)

If your lawn is patchy and sparse after the rigours of winter, you may be wondering how long do grass seeds take to grow?

Your garden design plans may have taken a back seat thanks to the cold and wet weather, but now sunny days on the lawn are on the horizon, it’s time to cover up that bare earth.

Sam Webb

Sam is based in Coventry and has been a news reporter for nearly 20 years. His work has featured in the Mirror, The Sun, MailOnline, the Independent, and news outlets throughout the world.  As a copywriter, he has written for clients as diverse as Saint-Gobain, Michelin, Halfords Autocentre, Great British Heating, and Irwin Industrial Tools. During the pandemic, he converted a van into a mini-camper and is currently planning to convert his shed into an office and Star Wars shrine.