What are you going to overseed with?

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by MrC, Jul 29, 2007.

  1. MrC

    MrC LawnSite Member
    from Jersey
    Messages: 189

    I plan on aerating and overseeding the first week of Sept. I don't care for the mix I've been using(Charismatic Perennial Ryegrass, Champagne Kentucky Bluegrass, Pathfinder Red Fescue, Exacta Perennial Ryegrass, and Oxford Fine Fescue). I was thinking about going with a kentucy blue mix like 3-D from Summit becuase of it's strong characteristics (dark, dense, lower cutting, drought and disease resistance, and less mowing)

    Darker, Denser, Dwarfer,100% Super Elite Kentucky Bluegrass.
    40% MIDNIGHT STAR Kentucky Bluegrass
    30% BEDAZZLED Kentucky Bluegrass
    30% BOUTIQUE Kentucky Bluegrass

    Any thoughts and what do you plan on using?
  2. KS_Grasscutter

    KS_Grasscutter LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,335

    I usually use Pennington Tall Fescue or Lesco Transition Blend. Also have used Pennington K31 for overseeding.
  3. jaghr

    jaghr LawnSite Member
    Messages: 33

    I use Lesco transition blend or Lesco Trigold.
  4. PerfectEarth

    PerfectEarth LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,734

    Confederate Fescue.
  5. jaghr

    jaghr LawnSite Member
    Messages: 33

  6. carcrz

    carcrz LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,085

    Anyone have problems w/ weeds in that Transition Blend? It seems like I have a lot of weeds every time I use it. I never have any when I use Overtime.
  7. MrC

    MrC LawnSite Member
    from Jersey
    Messages: 189

    Why tall fescue over kentucky blue?

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