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COLD START 100 Turf Perennial Ryegrass - 20KG

Battersby Sports Ground Supplies

£99.00

COLD START 100 Turf Perennial Ryegrass mixture

  • 100% Winter-active grass seed mix, that is specially developed for use at low soil temperature
  • Germinates and grows in soil temperatures down to at least 5 degrees (other Perennial Ryegrasses require 8-12 degrees)
  • Suitable for sowings 11-12 months a year (if soil temperature is 5 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)
  • Ceretec Centurion is the sister variety of Colosseum with all the same traits including being winter active. Slightly darker in colour all year round (mid-dark green). 

Testimonial
"I used the Coldstart mix at a new training pitch at Rushgreen Training ground- in a very wet year and I was very pleased at the very quick growth and development’’
Dougie Robertson, Head Groundsman, West Ham United

Technical Information:
- 50% Colosseum Dwarf Prenennial Ryegrass
- 50% Ceretec Dwarf Prenennial Ryegrass
- Suggested Sowing rate: 35-70 grams per m2
- Suggested Oversowing: 20-35 grams per m2
- Cutting height 5 - 20mm
- 20KG Bag

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