Gulf Annual Ryegrass #11595

Gulf Annual Ryegrass #11595

Gulf Annual Ryegrass is a versatile species used for use as a cover crop , lawn, pasture or forage. It is a cool season bunch grass known for its rapid germination. With its quick growing, extensive network of roots, it is quite useful for erosion control and competes very aggressively with weeds. Germination can take place in as little as 4 or 5 days when conditions are favorable. 

Planting Date: March to June / Fall - August to November

Planting Rate:  5 to 10 lbs per 1000 sq/ft for small area erosion control. 100 to 200 lbs per acre 

Broadcast Overseed Rate:15 to 25 lbs acre for pasture.

Coverage Depth: 1/8" to 1/2" maximum

Days to maturity: Annual Ryegrass will reach full maturity and die off for the growing season around July 1st when planted in either fall or early spring.