Reinders - Cadet 70/30 Fescue/Blue Mix - 50 LB Bag

  • Elite mixture of chewings fescue and Kentucky bluegrass
  • Excellent disease, drought, and summer stress resistance
  • Adapts to low fertility and shady conditions exceptionally
  • Seeding Rate: 3.5 - 4.5 LBS/1,000 SQ FT (150 - 200 LBS/ACRE)
  • Sold Individually. Manufacturer Pallet Size = 40 Bags
Quantity (minimum 1):
Territory Restriction - IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, SD, WI

Available for Sale

in IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, SD, WI

This is a mixture of 70% of two elite varieties of chewings fescue and 30% of two elite varieties of Kentucky bluegrass. The mix is designed to produce an attractive turf that is durable, has good wear tolerance, and is good in shade conditions. It is ideal for golf course roughs, parks, sports fields, and home lawns.

Longfellow 3 chewings fescue is an endophyte enhanced variety that provides tolerance to surface feeding insects. It has especially high marks for disease resistance from NTEP data. It has a dark green color that blends well and will tolerate poorer soils. An elite varieties of chewings fescue is a dark green color with a very fine leaf texture. It is very winter hardy and adapts to low fertility and acid soils and shady conditions. It is endophyte enhanced and has very good to excellent ratings for disease resistance.

Granite Kentucky bluegrass is an elite variety that is very dark green, dense and fine leaved with exceptional turf quality and wear tolerance. It has very good to excellent ratings for disease resistance and has excellent drought and summer stress tolerance.

Mercury Kentucky bluegrass is a medium dark green color and performs well in shade or sun conditions. It has excellent disease resistance and good heat, drought, and wear tolerance.

Non-Coated Seed Mix

35% Longfellow 3 Chewings Fescue
35% Elite Variety of Chewings Fescue
20% Granite Kentucky Bluegrass
10% Mercury Kentucky Bluegrass

Coated Seed Mix

17.5% Longfellow 3 Chewings Fescue
17.5% Windward/Silhouette Chewings Fescue
10% Granite Kentucky Bluegrass
5% Mercury Kentucky Bluegrass
50% Pro Nitro + Seed Enhancement

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 course roughs
  • Parks
  • Sports fields
  • Home lawns

Non-Coated Seeding Rate

3.5-4.5 LBS/1,000 SQ FT (150 - 200 LBS/ACRE)

Coated Seeding Rate

5-7 LBS/1,000 SQ FT (225-325 LBS/ACRE)

Medium Dark Green
Container Size
50 LB Bag
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