Perennial Ryegrass

Scientific Name: Lolium perenne

Short Description:

Description:

Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Tracheobionta
Superdivision Spermatophyta
Division Magnoliophyta
Class Lillosida
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Poaceae
Genus Lolium
Species perenne
Height
Growth habit sod forming
Bloom period late spring to early summer
Sun requirement shade to full sun
Leaf foilage color green
Seeds per pound 225,000
Minimum soil temperature for germination
Soil pH range
Planting Rate 7 to 9 lbs/1000 sq ft or 300 to 400 lbs/acre
Planting Depth
Planting Season late summer, early fall and early sping

Uses of Perennial Ryegrass

Turf:

Soil stablization:

Commercially Available Cultivars of Perennial Ryegrass

'Champion' Perennial Ryegrass
'RPR' Regenerating Perennial Ryegrass