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Answered 2009-01-24 21:06:00

3-4 weeks minimum, as long as sod has gripped and taken root. 2 weeks is all it take for fescue/bluegrass sod to root during the growing season. the best test is to see how hard it is to pull it up and be gentle not to turn fast and sharp when mowing the first couple of times.

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