Creeping Red Fescue Seed
(Lb)

Cool-Season Grass Seed

Item Number: SCG280

$3.49/Lb

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

$3.49/Lb

In Stock! Ships from Northern CA.

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Description

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Festuca rubra Perennial cover crop

Introduced from Europe, this hardy and vigorous grass is used extensively for lawns and erosion control. It creeps by underground stems and forms a sod rather than growing in tufts.

  • Application Rate: 20-25 lb/acre or 1-3 lb/1000 sq ft.
  • Inoculant: None needed
  • Germination: 6-7 Days
  • Plant Height: 12"
  • Days to Maturity: 2-4 months
  • Uses: Lawns, erosion contol
  • Facts to Note: Cool-season grass, plant in shade in hot climates. Good planted with Kentucky Bluegrass. Plant in early spring or early fall. Establishes slowly.

Features

  • Cold Hardy, Down to 25 °F
  • Germination in Soils < 45°F
  • Helps Control Erosion
  • Lawn Alternative
  • Loosens Heavy Soils
  • Provides Quick Growth
  • Requires Summer Water
  • Somewhat Drought Tolerant
  • Tolerates Mowing/Grazing
  • Tolerates Poor Drainage

Characteristics

Life Cycle Perennial Plant Height Low-growing, to 12"
Planting Time Spring, Fall Seed Variety Single
Life Cycle Perennial
Plant Height Low-growing, to 12"
Planting Time Spring, Fall
Seed Variety Single

Useful Information

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Shipping Information

Shipping Weight: 1.10 lbs. Dimensions: 7.5"L x 7"W x 2"H

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