MM9 Grass Seed

MM9 Grass Seed

HEADSTART GOLD - Limagrain

MM9 Grass Seed is a 100% Bent mixture, it provides an excellent formulation for summer overseeding and autumn renovation of top quality golf and bowling greens.

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MM9 Grass Seed

This 100% Browntop Bent seed mixture produces a fine, dense sward which gives an excellent playing surface. Browntop Bent is a densely tufted perennial grass with short rhizomes which makes it particularly tolerant of close mowing. Browntop Bent is known for being resistant to a number of fungal diseases and to cold. These qualities result in a hard wearing surface with good year round colour.

%CultivarSpeciesSTRI Rating
40ArlettaBrowntop Bent6.0
40TroyBrowntop Bent6.4
20SeftonBrowntop Bent6.6
All cultivars chosen in this mixture are independently tested and rated for performance by the Sports Turf Research Institute.

MM9 Grass Seed Features

  • Ideal for summer overseeding, autumn renovation and new constructions
  • Produces a fine, dense sward for the ultimate playing surface
  • Good year round colour
  • Disease resistant
  • Hard Wearing
  • Very tolerant of close mowing

Directions for Use

Sowing Rate (g/m2) Overseeding Rate (g/m2) Mowing Height (mm)
8 5 Down to 4

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.

Improving Amenity Grass Establishment with HEADSTART® GOLD

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


Customer Testimonial

It's always difficult trying to get establishment on greens because of the environment here. But the results we've tended to have are through hollow coring. Once we've cored, we then do our overseeding with MM9 and this gives the seed a better chance to establish

We use MM9 anywhere between three and six times a year and have always had successful results. It produces a good colour all-year-round, it's hard wearing and is disease resistant.

Wayne Vincent

Course Manager
Cotswold Hills Golf Club


For further information regarding our Limagrain MM range, contact our technical sales team on 01902 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.

If you have any access restrictions for lorries or large vehicles please speak to our sales team on 01902 440250.


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

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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.

Special Offer

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