Annual Ryegrass

Scientific Name: Lolium multiflorum

Short Description:

Description:

Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Tracheobionta
Superdivision Spermatophyta
Division Magnoliophyta
Class Lillosida
Subclass Commelinidae
Order Cyperales
Family Poaceae
Genus Lolium
Species multiflorum
Height
Growth habit sod forming
Bloom period late spring
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 10 to 15 lbs/1000 sq ft or 450 to 650 lbs/acre
Planting Depth
Planting Season late summer/early falland early spring

Uses of Annual Ryegrass

Turf:

Overseeding:

Soil Stabilization:

Commercially Available Cultivars of Annual Ryegrass

'SOS 400' Annual Ryegrass
'SOS 211" Annual/Perennial Ryegrass Blend