Johnsons J Rye Fairway 20kg

Johnsons J Rye Fairway 20kg

Suitable for renovation of high traffic tees and fairways, driving ranges and cricket outfields.


Johnsons J Rye Fairway Grass Seed

Designed specifically for high traffic areas, this mix has a high proportion of rhizomatous fescue species which will spread through the Perennial Rye-grass increasing density and resistance to wear. The species of Perennial Rye-grass selected help to deliver a dense, fine leaved sward. The mix has good drought and disease tolerance and excellent year round colour.

%CultivarSpeciesSTRI Rating
15ChardinPerennial Ryegrass7.4
15Fabian4Turf Tetraploid Perennial Ryegrass6.5
10HumboldtChewings Fescue7.4
20NigellaSlender Creeping Red Fescue7.9
40RossinanteStrong Creeping Red Fescue6.0
All cultivars chosen in this mixture are independently tested and rated for performance by the Sports Turf Research Institute.

J Rye Fairway Grass Seed Features

  • Very hard wearing under fairway mowing conditions
  • Rapid establishment
  • Excellent year round colour & disease resistance
  • Top rated cultivars deliver an attractive, dense, fine leaved sward
  • GroMax treated, maximises seedling development

Directions for Use

Sowing Rate (g/m2) Overseeding Rate (g/m2) Mowing Height (mm)
35 - 50 15 - 25 Down to 10

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?

Johnsons J Rye Fairway 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 Johnsons 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.

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