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LAWN AND TURF

ITEM

COMMENTS

Seeding Rate
lbs./1000 sq.ft.
Zones
Appear-
ance
Wear-
ability
Fertilizer Require-
ment
Drought Toler-
ance
Disease Resis-
tance
Heat Toler-
ance
Cold Toler-
ance
Shade Toler-
ance
Degree of Main-
tenance
Mowing Height (inches)
Best
Adapts

MIXTURES AND BLENDS

Millenia
Advanced Tall Fescue Blend
Our best fescue blend. Contains the newest and best varieties available.
10-12
1,2,4
3
E
E
L
VG
E
VG
VG
VG
L
1-3
Triple Crown
Turf Type Tall Fescue Blend
Contains 3 top rated, improved varieties, tolerates poor soils, sun or shade.
10-12
1,2,4
3
VG
E
L
VG
VG
VG
G
VG
L
2-3
Triple Crown ’Dwarf‘
Tall Fescue Blend
Same quality as Triple Crown, lower growing.
10-12
1,2,4
3
VG
E
L
VG
VG
VG
G
VG
L
1.5-2
Fineturf
Fescue-Blue Mixture
Similar to Triple Crown Dwarf with 10% Bluegrass to fill in thin lawn areas.
10-12
1,2,4
3
VG
E
M
VG
G
VG
G
VG
M
2-3
Imperial
Rye Blue Mixture
Fine texture, quick establishment, sun or shade. Contains all improved varieties.
10-12
1,4,5
2
E
G
M
F
F
F
VG
G
M
1.5-2
Grand Slam
Turf Type Perennial Rye Blend
The perfect blend for overseeding and turf renovation, also for new turf, quick establishment.
10-12
1,2,4
3
E
VG
M
VG
F
F
G
F
M
1-2
Royal Blue
KY Bluegrass Blend
The ultimate in appearance. Contains all improved varieties. High maintenance in hot climates.
4-6
4,5
1,2
E
G
M
F
F
F
E
F
H
1.5-2
Tuf-Turf
Mixture
All Purpose, Coarse Texture
12
1,2,4
3
F
G
L
F
VG
VG
G
F
L
2-3
Shady Lawn
Mixture
Shade Tolerant Grasses, Fine Texture
8-10
1,2,4
1,2
E
F
M
F
P
P
VG
E
M
1.5-2
Landscape
Mixture
All Purpose
10-12
1,2,4
3
F
G
L
F
G
G
G
F
L
2-3

SINGLE SPECIES

Bermudagrass
Cynodon dactylon
Warm season, dormant in winter, thatch, variety. Sultan is denser with finer texture, low-growing.
3-5
1,2,4
G
E
H
E
E
E
P
P
M
1-1.5
Dichondra A broad-leafed ground cover.
2-3
1,2,4
VG
P
H
P
F
G
G
VG
H
.5-1
Tall Fescue
Turf-Type
Improved color & texture. Check website for current varieties.
10-12
1,2,4
3
VG
E
L
VG
VG
VG
G
VG
L
2-3
Matador
Dwarf Fescue
Outstanding variety. Popular for sod production.
10-12
1,2,4
3
E
E
L
VG
VG
VG
G
VG
L
1-2
Bonzai 2000
Double Dwarf Fescue
Improved, new Bonsai variety. Dwarf growth habit means less mowing.
10-12
1,2,4
3
E
E
L
VG
VG
VG
G
VG
L
1-2
St. Augustine
Stenotaphrum secundatum
Warm Season – Shade tolerant
No Seed
F
G
M
F
F
VG
P
E
M
2-3
Perennial Ryegrass
Turf-Type
Fine texture, ideal for overseeding. Check website for current varieties.
10-12
1,2,4
3
E
VG
M
VG
F
F
G
F
M
1-2
Kikuyu Improved Variety: AZ-1
1-2
1,2,4
G
E
L
VG
E
E
G
VG
L
1-2
KEY: (E) = Excellent, (VG) = Very Good, (G) = Good, (F) = Fair, (P) = Poor, (L) = Low, (M) = Medium, (H) = High

ZONE #

CLIMATE TYPE

1
2
3
4
5

Southern Coastal and Foothills
Interior Valley
Desert
Northern Coast and Foothills
Mountains


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