Pro Master 79 Playing Field Grass Seed

Pro Master 79 Playing Field Grass Seed

Suitable for sports field renovations.


PM79 Playing Field Grass Seed

A good quality mixture that delivers excellent results in sports field renovation. The use of a tetraploid perennial rye-grass cultivar increases establishment speed but also improves disease resistance and drought tolerance due to the deeper rooting system.

%CultivarSpeciesSTRI Rating
50Doubletetraploid Perennial Ryegrass4.9
20PonderosaPerennial Ryegrass6.1
30EsquirePerennial Ryegrass5.8
All cultivars chosen in this mixture are independently tested and rated for performance by the Sports Turf Research Institute.

PM79 Grass Seed Features

  • Fast establishment
  • Incredible disease resistance
  • Good drought tolerance

Directions for Use

Sowing Rate (g/m2) Overseeding Rate (g/m2) Mowing Height (mm)
35 - 75 25 - 75 Down to 25

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.

Overseeding Guidance

  • Prepare the existing turf by removing excess thatch and limiting irrigation and fertilisation.
  • Apply using the correct overseeding rate.
  • For best results use a disc seeder or a studded seed roller.

Did you know?

Pro Master 79 Playing Field Grass Seeds have a GroMax coating to aid growth and establishment. For more information about GroMax follow the link below.

For further information regarding our Pro Master Range, contact our technical sales team on 01902 440250.

Terms and Conditions of sale

All mixtures/individual varieties are offered strictly subject to safe harvest, final certification and remaining unsold on receipt of orders.

We reserve the right to substitute cultivars with alternative, appropriate cultivars should availability become limited.

Product Calculator

Our seed sowing rate calculator will help you find out how many packs you need.