Equipaddock Original Grass Seed

Equipaddock Original Grass Seed


Suitable for horse and pony paddocks, gallops and hay pastures. Equipaddock Original is capable of producing good yields of high quality horse hay by forming a pasture with a dense sward.


Equipaddock Original Grass Seed

Equipaddock Original Grass Seed is a Ryegrass, Timothy, Meadow Grass and Fescue mix which has been designed as a very flexible grazing and cutting ley suited for use by horses and ponies. Equipaddock Original is capable of producing good yields of high quality horse hay by forming a pasture with a dense sward. It is very responsive to moderate use of nitrogen fertiliser that will enhance yields of forage for hay and assist with recovery after cutting. The Fescue and Meadow Grasses have a creeping nature making Equippadock Original also suitable for gallop areas where hard wear and dense cover are essential.

15KimberEarly Perennial Ryegrass
30ElyriaIntermediate Perennial Ryegrass
25TimingLate Perennial Ryegrass
2.5GeronimoSmooth Stalked Meadow Grass
17.5CorailStrong Creeping Red Fescue

Equipaddock Original Grass Seed Features

  • Fast recovery from damage
  • Reduces poaching and aids hoof protection
  • Hard wearing
  • Responsive to low nitrogen inputs
  • Good yields of hay

Directions for Use

Sowing Rate (kg/acre) Overseeding Rate (g/m2) Mowing Height (mm)
13 - -

Sowing Guidance

  • Prepare the surface before sowing ensuring that:
    • Stones & weeds are removed.
    • There is sufficient drainage.
    • The surface is level and firm.
    • The surface is moist.
  • Sow the seeds evenly, using the correct sowing rate to a depth of approximately 10 mm.
  • Ensure that the surface remanins moist for at least 2 - 3 weeks.
  • Make the first cut when the grass is 5 - 6 cm tall and tillering has started.

Seed Treatment

HEADSTART® GOLD is the improved seed technology that works to help improve amenity grass establishment in all situations. This, in addition to the quality of MM seed, provides turf with the best available start in all reseeding of sports and amenity circumstances. Used in all the Designer ranges, HEADSTART® GOLD covers areas in association with Winter Sports, Summer Sports, Golf, Landscapes with Ryegrass and Landscapes without Ryegrass.

More information on the HEADSTART® GOLD technology.

How HEADSTART® GOLD Seed Treatment Works

Disclaimer: Occasionally shortages of some varieties may occur, therefore we reserve the right to replace unavailable varieties with a suitable alternative. Any alteration to the mixture will be clearly shown on the bag label. Our standard terms and conditions of sale apply. For further information regarding this, please contact our technical sales team on +44 (0)1902 440250.

Delivery charge (if applicable) applied at checkout. Next working day delivery is available on this product, as an option on orders placed before 12 noon - excludes festive season & bank holidays. Please note deliveries to Highlands, Cornwall and more remote areas may take longer. Surcharges apply for non mainland locations, call for more information. More delivery info

For large orders, please be aware that if you require a smaller 7.5 tonne lorry, the maximum weight for pallets is 750 kg - otherwise the standard pallet size limit of 1000 kg applies.

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Collection from our Telford, Shropshire, Trade Counter is available for this product. More info on collections