Centipede Tifblair #11610

Centipede Tifblair #11610

TifBlair Certified Centipede Centi-Seed Ecograss turfgrass is a more drought tolerant grass and requires less fertilizer. This makes it an ideal grass for today's environmental concerns about water usage, run-off and storm water system management. Characteristics include: a turfgrass for full sun to partial shade, TifBlair establishes as a drought-tolerant lawn, heat- and cold-tolerant turfgrass, slow-growing lawn; needs less mowing and is easier to mow, medium green, medium-textured turfgrass, stays greener longer in the fall and greens up earlier in the spring than common Centipede turfgrass. Need to prepare the seedbed by tilling and removal of debris. No need for an extremely deep till as a firm seedbed is required and only shallow cover is needed.

 

Planting Date: Spring - April to August 

Planting Rate: 1 lbs per 2000 to 4000 sq/ft. More seed allows for quicker fill in.

Coverage Depth: 1/8" to 1/4" Maximum

Days to maturity: Germination takes 2 to 3 weeeks when soil temperatures are above 65 degrees consistently. Keep some available miosture in the seedbed until germination takes place. Times to establish vary. Mow at a height of 1 1/2" to 2". After germination water as needed.