|Common applications: This grass is great for a lawn with areas of shade. Blend it with sun-loving varietals, like perennial ryegrass and Kentucky bluegrass, for a more flexible, shade-tolerant lawn.
Germination: Germinates in about 2 weeks.
Fertilization + Irrigation: Requires minimal irrigation and fertilization.
Color: Medium green.
Sun: Handles shade well in comparison to other varietals.
Weather tolerance: Tolerates colder winters and extended snow cover, but not as drought tolerant as some other varietals.
Traffic: Poor hardiness to foot traffic in comparison to other varietals.
Texture: Has a fine blade texture.
pH preference: Does well in low pH soil.
Mowing: Can be mowed short, but will increase weeds. Best to maintain at 2 inches and never cut off more than 1/3 of the blade height at a time.