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Champion GQ
Perennial Ryegrass Blend




Description

The components of Champion have been selected for rapid establishment, stress and disease resistance, and rapid recovery. Each variety used contains high levels of endophytes for better insect resistance.


Characteristics

FEATURES:
Excellent seedling vigor
Fine texture
Higher density
Dwarf leaf orientation
Dark blue-green color
High endophyte level
Improved disease resistance
Better heat and drought tolerance
Improved mowability

BENEFITS:
Rapid establishment
Attractive, uniform appearance
Improved traffic tolerance
Less mowing, lower mowing costs
Less fertilizer needed
High resistance to above ground insects
Improved turf quality, less use of chemicals
Improved summer performance
Reduced leaf shredding during mowing


Uses

Campion GQ is a natural for overseeding dormant warm season grasses or for permanent turf on:
Golf Courses, Sportsfields, Cemetaries, Parks, Commercial developments, Residential lawns


Seeding Rates

New turf: 10-12 pounds per 1000 square feet (400-500 pounds per acre).
Overseeding: 6-8 pounds per 1000 square feet (250-350 pounds per acre).


Establishment

Germination: 6-12 days with proper irrigation.
First mowing: Approximately 21 days.
First limited use: Approximately 30 days.


Adaptability & Care

Climatic Conditions: All (except high altitude)
Soils: Sandy to heavy clay. Not good for extremely wet or shaded areas.
pH range: 5.5 to 8.5
Fertilization: 2 to 4 pounds of actual nitrogen per 1000 sq ft per year. Use a balanced fertilizer with a 3:1:2 ratio of NPK with sulphur.
Mowing height: 1/2 to 1 1/4 inches in cool seasons, 1 1/2 to 2 inches in warm seasons.


Quality Assurance

The ingredients used in "Champion GQ" are distributed by Stover Seed and represent the latest improvements in turfgrass breeding and development.


Ingredients & Specifications

SR 4010 Perennial Ryegrass
SR 4400 Perennial Ryegrass
SR 4200 Perennial Ryegrass

98% Minimum purity
90% Minimum germination
300,000 seeds per pound



9180 San Fernando Road • P.O. Box 1579 • Sun Valley, CA 91353
(213) 626-9668 • (800) 621-0315 • FAX (213) 626-4920


 
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