Formal Grass Seed 2 kg

Formal Grass Seed 2 kg

Suitable for amenity horticulture areas, decorative landscaping, golf fairways and tees, and ornamental lawns.

Also available in 2kg & 20kg Bags


Formal Grass Seed

The high proportion of chewings fescue in this seed mix produces an extremely fine sward which is suitable for high quality ornamental lawns. Slender creeping red fescue and browntop bent help to provide resistance to wear and an ability to strengthen the sward. The mix is able to respond well to a reduced mowing regime.

%CultivarSpeciesSTRI Rating
50HeidrunStrong Creeping Red Fescue5.2
25TrophyChewings Fescue6.1
20SmirnaSlender Creeping Red Fescue5.5
5HighlandBrowntop Bent4.4
All cultivars chosen in this mixture are independently tested and rated for performance by the Sports Turf Research Institute.

Formal Grass Seed Features

  • Fine appearance
  • Reduced mowing
  • Excellent recovery due to inclusion of rhizomatous species

Directions for Use

Sowing Rate (g/m2 Overseeding Rate (g/m2) Mowing Height (mm)
30 - 50 - 15

Sowing Guidance

  • Prepare the surface before sowing ensuring that:
    • Stones & weeds are removed.
    • There is sufficient drainage.
    • The surface is level and firm.
    • The surface is moist.
  • Sow the seeds evenly, using the correct sowing rate to a depth of approximately 10 mm.
  • Ensure that the surface remanins moist for at least 2 - 3 weeks.
  • Make the first cut when the grass is 5 - 6 cm tall and tillering has started.

Seed Treatment

HEADSTART® GOLD is the improved seed technology that works to help improve amenity grass establishment in all situations. This, in addition to the quality of MM seed, provides turf with the best available start in all reseeding of sports and amenity circumstances. Used in all the Designer ranges, HEADSTART® GOLD covers areas in association with Winter Sports, Summer Sports, Golf, Landscapes with Ryegrass and Landscapes without Ryegrass.

More information on the HEADSTART® GOLD technology

How HEADSTART® GOLD Seed Treatment Works

For advice or further information on Limagrain Designer Range speak to a technical sales advisor on 01 841 7399.

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