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.

%CultivarSpeciesSTRI Rating
20HumboldtChewings Fescue7.6
20NigellaSlender Creeping Red Fescue7.5
10ArrowtownBrowntop Bent7.1
10ManorBrowntop Bent6.9
20CezanneSlender Creeping Red Fescue7.6
20SiskinChewing Fescue7.3
All cultivars chosen in this mixture are independently tested and rated for performance by the Sports Turf Research Institute.

J Green Grass Seed Features

  • Highest rated bent grass cultivars
  • Fine, dense turf
  • Traditional green specification
  • Highly tolerant of close mowing
  • Excellent disease resistance, & natural colour
  • 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.

    For advice or further information on our Johnsons range, speak to one of our technical sales advisors on +44 (0)1902 440250.