Low Upkeep & Slow Grow Grass Seed

  • Slow growing
  • Low maintenance
  • Drought and low nutrient tolerant

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From £58.00 £58.00

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We have plenty of stock and our courier is still operating, you may notice extended fulfilment times for both express and standard services. Please allow 1-2 extra days.

DELIVERY NOTES

• Next Day Delivery - We have renamed our Next Day service to Express, allowing extra days for delivery.

• Saturday Delivery - We have removed Saturday deliveries for the time being.

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Product Description

Expertly blended to be a hassle-free low maintenance lawn, our Low Upkeep & Slow Grow mix is made up of 100% fine fescues. This mix is ideal for application in caravan parks, campsites and holiday homes where a low maintenance lawn is required. It can also be used for clients where their lawn is not frequently used or for those who do not wish to mow often. In addition to its slow growing and low maintenance nature, this mix is also hard wearing, drought tolerant and can grow well in low nutrient conditions. If your client’s lawn suffers from shade, this mix, and any of our mixes can be blended with our shaded grass seeds to create a lush, hardwearing, shade tolerant lawn.

Key Features

 Requires two mows or less per year
✔ Due to fescue content, will tolerate close mowing for a neat and tidy lawn for longer
No need for regular upkeep

Use For

Caravan parks
Campsites
Holiday homes
Recreational parks and public areas
Large grassland areas

Mixture Breakdown

50% Strong Creeping Red Fescue
30% Chewings Fescue
20% Hard Fescue

Usage Guide

Overseeding an existing lawn

Remove any dead grass, weeds or moss by scarifying / raking the area
Rake the area enough so that the soil is loose and not compact
Sow the seed at our recommended rate of 35g per m2, by using a seed spreader or your hand
Rake the seed in after sowing so that the seed is in amongst the soil
Firm down by foot or by using a roller to improve seed to soil contact
Water the just-sown seed well 

Sowing a new lawn

Dig the soil over to a depth of 20-25cm
Remove weeds by hand or use a weed killer
Add top soil if you believe the soil to be poor quality or unlevel
Rake the area to get a level seedbed
Sow the seed at our recommended rate of 50g per m2, by using a seed spreader or your hand
Rake the seed in after sowing so that the seed is in amongst the soil
Firm down by foot or by using a roller to improve seed to soil contact
Water the just-sown seed well 

Recommended Mowing Height 20 - 40mm
Sowing Rate (New Lawn) 50 grams per m2
Sowing Rate (Overseeding Existing Lawn) 35 grams per m2

Aftercare

Aftercare

Ensure your client waters their lawn deeply and daily for the next six weeks, avoiding if there is prolonged rainfall
 Their lawn will take up to 6 weeks to fully establish
Once there is an even coverage throughout the lawn and grass blades are hitting heights of 5-7cm, the lawn is ready for its first mow on the highest setting
To keep the lawn healthy, green and disease / weed free, recommend that your client regularly fertilises the lawn

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