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Cypress Poa Trivialis

Poa trivialis


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.




Quick germinating Rapid establishment
Dark green color Excellent winter color
Prostrate growth habit Quick cover
Shade tolerance Useful in shade mixtures
Low heat tolerance Perfect for winter overseeding


Shade mixtures and winter overseeding of dormant grasses

Seeding Rates

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.

Adaptability & Care

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

Ingredients & Specifications

Poa Trivialis "Cypress"

98% Minimum purity
85% Minimum germination
2,000,000 - 2,500,000 seeds per pound

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