Emerald EROSION CONTROL MIX
Erosion Control Mix is an economical and effective mix of
grasses for stabilizing soils and controlling soil erosion. Quick
to establish, it will form a rapid plant matrix that will survive
a wide range of soil types and growing conditions. This mix does
not contain clover.
Erosion Control Mix Components
- 50% Perennial Ryegrass
- 35% Annual Ryegrass
- 15% Creeping Red Fescue
Erosion Control Mix Benefits
- Rapid Establishment
- Increased Soil Surface Stability
- Low Fertility Requirements
- Improved Weed Suppression
Erosion Control Mix Uses
- Lose Maintenance Areas
Perennial Ryegrass is a rapid germinating, quick establishing
grass that provides quick cover and soil stability with a relatively
low growth habit, and it tolerates wet soil conditions.
Creeping Red Fescue is a fine textured grass that tolerates full
sun to moderate and heavy shade. It forms a dense and low-growing
grass well suited for un-mown areas. It also performs well under
low fertilizer and water regimens.
Annual Ryegrass is a traditional cover crop that is rapid germinating,
quick establishing and serves as a temporary nurse grass.
Planting & Management
For best establishment - sow on bare soil, if on slope it
is advantageous to cat-track vertically to create a terraced surface
to help hold the seed on the slope face. Provide adequate moisture
for germination or plant during your regions rainy growing seasons
such as April through May & September through October.
For best erosion control coverage plant at least 5 lbs. Per
1,000 sq. ft. or 250 lbs. per acre.
Available in 50 lb. bags. Emerald Erosion Control Mix is
a custom mix of Emerald Seed & Supply.
Excellent for use in hydroseeding erosion control in the Pacific