The Dirty Gardener Kentucky Bluegrass Lawn Grass 98/85
Kentucky Bluegrass has the highest quality color and texture of the cool season grasses. Kentucky Bluegrass spreads filling in open areas or thickens lawns giving it a great look. Bluegrass needs above average rainfall for irrigation to prevent summer dormancy caused by heat. Planting Dates: Early to mid-spring/Late summer to early fall. Seeding Rate: 3 - 4 pounds per 1,000 square feet. Planting Depth: 1/4 inch. Amount of Sunlight: Full Sun. Soil pH: 6.5 - 7.0Fertilizer: Starter such as 12-12-12 at seeding; follow up in 6 weeks with slow release fertilizer such as 25-0-8Primary Usage: Residential and commercial lawns. Soil Type: Most soil types. Soil pH is a more important variable. Four Easy Steps to Establishing a New Lawn. The best time to establish a new lawn is late summer or early spring. You'll get more satisfying results when you plant in these cooler months.1. Till and fertilize the soil.2. Sow seed.3. Apply mulch.4. Water. Please email me with any other questions on how to use.
- Low growing lawn grass perfect for difficult-to-mow areas
- Dark blue-green, hardy and upright growth pattern
- Tolerates drought and foot traffic very well
- Has strong disease resistant and is great for cool weather climates