These grass seedlings have been specifically chosen just for the state of New York. This state is one of our top five selling states. Therefore, we want to ensure that our customers are getting the best product for their specific region. These grass seedlings can be planted in a small area or larger area if desired. For a small area, you can easily spread them by hand. Be sure to spread them evenly. For larger areas it is best to use a spreader to ensure that it is being laid evenly. The best time to plant these is in the fall when the soil is cool and moist.