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Rate this grass seed blend for inland north west climate?

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by Exact Rototilling, Mar 21, 2010.

  1. Exact Rototilling

    Exact Rototilling LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,378

    A picture is worth a thousand word and saves on typing.

    Frankly I'm not a big fan of Tall fescue being 44% but I'm considering this blend for 3 renovation I have pending in areas with a fair to heavy shade.


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  2. RigglePLC

    RigglePLC LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,568

    I am not familiar with the climate. "Other Crop" is a little high...this could very well be poa or quackgrass contamination. The bottom 3 have only 80 percent germination--the legal minimum. The Applaud Perennial rye is good because it has resistance to red thread, brown patch and rust. Applaud has a good overall score. Rebel IV is also good--but maybe you have snowmold problems. Rebel has moderate shade tolerance. I think it is a good blend for your purpose.

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