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
- Dark green color
- Prostrate growth habit
- Shade tolerance
- Low heat tolerance
- Rapid establishmen
- Quick cover
- Useful in shade mixtures
- 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.
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
98% Minimum purity
85% Minimum germination
2,000,000 – 2,500,000 seeds per pound