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Old 10-04-2013, 12:26 PM
REK (no, not 'wreck') REK (no, not 'wreck') is offline
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B-A-A-D Mistake

I live in the Charlotte, NC area. Just had my old inground swimming pool filled in, and was feeling so dadgone good about it, I ran right out to Tractor Supply and bought a bunch of bags of what I assumed was tall fescue. I spread it, threw some wheat straw on it, and irrigated it faithfully. Now that it's coming up nice and green, I read the label. 90% annual rye. I guess this season will pass well, but in May or so it'll all die out. Can someone suggest a course of action? TIA.
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Old 10-04-2013, 12:53 PM
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At least you have coverage for this season

Order some good TTTF or KBG from an online supplier. I use Hogans seed in TN They have very good TTTF cultivars and I am sure KBG but I haven't actually checked into the KBG. Do your seeding in the fall.
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Old 10-04-2013, 12:59 PM
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Go back and get some tttf. It'll still come up this year. Go
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Old 10-04-2013, 01:00 PM
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Feel free to call me and we can discuss some options.

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**i will probably give you a sales pitch as well**. Haha
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Old 10-04-2013, 06:38 PM
REK (no, not 'wreck') REK (no, not 'wreck') is offline
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Got me some T(urf) T(ype) T(all) F(escue), and spread it the afternoon. Thanks for the help!
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