Johnsons J Nitro Premier Pitch

Johnsons J Nitro Premier Pitch

Suitable for renovating heavy wear sports pitches.


Johnsons J Nitro Premier Pitch

Johnsons J Nitro Premier Pitch is the UK's number 1 sports turf renovation mixture. It uses the highest rated cultivars of Perennial Rye-grass to ensure the sward delivers exceptional wear tolerance and density and recovers rapidly under heavy wear. The use of 100% Perennial Rye-grass ensures that germination and establishment is rapid with the sward being ready to mow within 3-5 weeks. The mix has a proven performance at many of Europe's leading stadia and produces a camera friendly, disease resistant sward which retains an attractive colour in summer and winter.

%CultivarSpeciesSTRI Rating
10EuropitchPerennial Ryegrass8.1
20EurodiamondPerennial Ryegrass8.0
35ColumbinePerennial Ryegrass7.5
10EurocordusPerennial Ryegrass7.9
25MonroePerennial Ryegrass7.7
All cultivars chosen in this mixture are independently tested and rated for performance by the Sports Turf Research Institute.

J Nitro Premier Pitch Grass Seed Features

  • Top rated cultivars, providing a sward of exceptional wear tolerance and density.
  • Rapid establishment, ideal for renovation, ready to mow in 3-5 weeks.
  • Rapid recovery and regrowth from wear.
  • Camera friendly, attractive colour, high disease resistance, and cleanness of cut providing a turf with exceptional visual merit
  • TurfGuard treated

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.

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.