Cypress rough stalked bluegrass is a dark green fine textured, quick establishing cool season perennial grass. It prefers a cool moist soil and is a common ingredient in mixtures for shady areas due to its high shade tolerance.
Dark green color
Excellent winter color
Prostrate growth habit
Useful in shade mixtures
Low heat tolerance
Perfect for winter overseeding
Shade mixtures and winter overseeding of dormant grasses
New turf: 6-8 pounds per 1000 square feet Overseeding: 5-7 pounds per 1000 square feet
Emergence: 14-21 days Establishment: 3-4 weeks First mowing: aproximately 35 days. First limited use: aproximately 30 days.
Growing region: A cool season grass best adapted to cool moist soils. pH range: 5.0 to 7.0 Mowing height: 1-1.5 inches as low as 0.5 inches in shady areas