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Coldstart 100 Grass Seed Mix (100% Dwarf Ryegrass)

50% COLOSSEUM Dwarf Perennial Ryegrass - WINTER ACTIVE

50% AGREEMENT Dwarf Perennial Ryegrass - WINTER ACTIVE

Sowing rate: 35-70 grams per m2

Oversowing: 20-35 grams per m2

Coldstart 100 Grass Seed Mix (100% Winter Active)

  • Why Buy this product?

    • 100% Winter-active grass seed mix, that is specially developed for use at low soil temperature
    • Germinates and grows in soil temperatures down to 3 degrees (other Perennial Ryegrasses require 8-12 degrees)
    • Suitable for sowings 11-12 months a year (if soil temperature is 3 degrees +)
    • Rapid to germinate and establish (even in cold conditions), extremely fast growing, high wear tolerance, drought tolerant, great all year-round colour and has a high resistance to disease.
    • A perennial mix that will last forever unlike some competitor mixtures including annual ryegrass
    • Fine leaved grasses unlike tetraploids and annual ryegrasses 
    • High endophyte level. The benefits of this are; stronger root growth, quicker establishment, resistant to insect attack, a bird deterrent and an overall stronger plant.
    • Ideal for Autumn or Early spring renovations. Suitable for all heavy wear sports and hardwearing lawn/landscaping areas
    • Colosseum was bred from the few surviving plants out of a test cricket pitch and temperatures down to -15 degrees. The surviving plants were crossed and resulted in a cultivar capable of withstanding extreme adverse conditions. It is used in many New Zealand stadiums including Wellington Park (Westpac Stadium)
    • Agreement is another winter active diploid grass. Germinating down to soil temperatures of 3 degrees it consistantly shows better germination results compared with other ryegrass cultivars at low temperatures. 
    • Use our lawn seed growing guide for best results and grass seed calculator for sowing rates

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