Johnsons J Green

Johnsons J Green

Suitable for golf greens and tees, bowling greens and croquet lawns.


Johnsons J Green Grass Seed

The fine fescues and browntop bent cultivars in this mix produce a fast, sustainable green which is highly tolerant of close mowing. The rhizomatous slender creeping red fescues and browntop bent in the mix ensure that the sward is both fine and dense with excellent disease resistance.

% Cultivar Species STRI Rating
15 Humboldt Chewings Fescue 7.1
15 Bogart Chewings Fescue 7.7
25 Cezanne Slender Creeping Red Fescue 7.4
25 Absolom Creeping Red Fescue 7.4
10 Arrowtown Browntop Bent 7.1
10 Manor Browntop Bent 6.9
All cultivars chosen in this mixture are independently tested and rated for performance by the Sports Turf Research Institute.

J Green Grass Seed Features

  • Fast sustainable greens, with top rated fine fescues
  • Top rated bent grass cultivars
  • Traditional green specification, Highly tolerant of close mowing
  • Exceptional fine, dense turf for true putting surfaces
  • Excellent disease resistance from the blend of proven cultivars
  • Enhanced shoot density and close mown tolerance with new Bogart and Absolom fine fescue
  • GroMax treated, maximises seedling development

Directions for Use

Sowing Rate (g/m2) Overseeding Rate (g/m2) Mowing Height (mm)
20 - 30 10 - 20 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.

Did you know?

Johnsons J Green Golf & Bowling Greens Grass Seeds have a GroMax coating to aid growth and establishment.

For more information about GroMax follow the link below.

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.