Pickseed - Elite Chewings Fescue Seed - 50 LB Bag
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Pickseed - Elite Chewings Fescue Seed - 50 LB Bag

SKU: 212-1404

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  • Sold Individually. Manufacturer Pallet Size = 40 Bags
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Available for Sale in IL, KS, MN, MO, WIRestrictions may apply. Questions? Call (800) 785-3301.
  • Main uses are for golf rough and tees, home lawns and sports turf
  • Once established, Elite Chewings Fescue is tolerant to all commonly used turf herbicides
  • It does particularly well in lower maintenance situations
  • Non-Coated Seeding Rate: 4-6 LBS/1,000 SQ FT
  • Coated Seeding Rate: 5-4 LBS/1,000 SQ FT
  • Coated seed enanced with ProNitro™ Plus

Elite Chewings Fescue is a tough, long lived, endophyte enhanced variety with excellent adaptation to shade, low fertility and acid soils.  It is a 4 clone synthetic variety, with the parent plants selected for outstanding adaptation to severe turf usage conditions in the Northeast and Midwestern U.S. Elite Chewing Fescue has a combination of color, quality, and disease resistance that is superior to nearly all other commercially available varieties of chewings fescue.

It has demonstrated good to excellent resistance to a broad range of diseases including Leaf Spot, Red Thread, Dollar Spot, Summer Patch, Powdery Mildew, Brown Patch and Net Blotch.

It is very winter hardy, and is well adapted to low fertility and acid soils, and to shady conditions.

It can be used in a blend with other fine fescues, or mixed with Kentucky bluegrass and perennial ryegrass.

ProNitro™ Plus contains:

  • Fine Fescue Seed – ensures availability of these low maintenance species especially important for shade sites
  • Water Absorber – enhances germination with less initial water applications
  • Water release slowly to the Seed – slow release means better germination with less inputs
  • ProNitro™ Coated with fertilizer – natural color blends with uncoated grass seed
  • Beneficial mycorrhizae – supports faster plant establishment

For Use On

  • Golf rough and tees
  • Home lawns
  • Sports Turf

Non-Coated Seeding Rate

4-6 LBS/1,000 SQ FT

Coated Seeding Rate

5-7 LBS/1,000 SQ FT