Aztec exhibits excellent performance at low mowing heights. Aztec has one of the finest leaf textures and the ability to outperform other varieties even under low nitrogen fertilization. It performs well in full sun or shade.
- Medium texture
- Deep root system (1 1/2 – 3 ft.)
- Heat tolerant
- Grows in wide range of soils
- Durable leaf blades
- Ability to grow in full sun or shade
- Uniform appearance
- Improved drought tolerance
- Better summer performance than ryes or blues
- Reduces soil preparation costs
- Withstands heavy use
- Suitable for a wide variety of areas
Most landscape uses requiring low maintenance:
Lawns, Playgrounds, Parks, Cemeteries, Commercial developments
New turf: 10-12 pounds per 1000 square feet (400-500 pounds per acre).
Overseeding: 6-8 pounds per 1000 square feet (250-350 pounds per acre).
Germination: 10-14 days with proper irrigation.
First mowing: Approximately 25 days.
First limited use: Approximately 40 days.
Adaptability & Care
Climatic Conditions: All (except high altitude)
Soils: All types.
pH range: 5.5 to 6.5 preferred, 4.7 to 8.5 tolerated
Fertilization: 2 to 4 pounds of actual nitrogen per year in a balanced fertliizer.
Mowing height: 2 to 3 inches in warm seasons, 1 1/2 to 2 inches in cool seasons.
“Aztec II” is available only from Stover Seed or an authorized dealer. Aztec II represents the latest improvements in turfgrass breeding and development. Accept no substitutions.
Ingredients & Specifications
Aztec II Tall Fescue
96% Minimum purity
85% Minimum germination