Lawn Blends – Commercial

    Commercial

    Since 1972 our expertise has been breeding seed varieties that thrive in Australia’s tough and variable environment under a range of conditions.
    Our innovative products have been developed to suit different regions and growing conditions, with high quality and durability at the core of each blend.

    Specifically designed for a broad range of commercial uses, we offer a range of cost-effective solutions which will be perfect for your latest project.

    Valley Seeds’ custom blends option also allows you to combine varieties for the ultimate personalised turf blend. This service allows the matching of blends to differing soil types and conditions across different landscapes.

    Contact our Customer Service team who can advise on the best solution for you.

    horse Race Tracks

    Racetrack Low Use

    This blend is designed to meet the riggers of horse racing but on a less frequent basis than the major tracks. Designed for lower maintenance tracks that are irrigated less often and not at all. This blend includes Kentucky bluegrass to assist in fast repair after racing.
    38%
    Roper Perennial Ryegrass
    27%
    Camel Perennial Ryegrass
    15%
    Eclipse Annual Ryegrass
    20%
    Kentucky Bluegrass

    Racetrack High use

    This blend is designed to meet the riggers of horse racing which is a different type of wear than many other recreational surfaces. Designed for fully maintained and irrigated tracks this blend includes Kentucky bluegrass to assist in fast repair after racing. It also includes varieties with a dark colour to enhance the appearance on television.
    48%
    Roper Perennial Ryegrass
    25%
    Reggae Fineleaf Ryegrass
    19%
    Kentucky Bluegrass
    8%
    Eclipse Annual Ryegrass

    Major Roads Works

    Roadside Tropical Reclamation Blend

    A blend can be specified for hydroseeding and ground based sowing equipment. This blend is designed for tropical or sub-tropical regions
    48%
    Eclipse Select Italian Ryegrass
    43%
    Unhulled Couch
    9%
    Kikuyu

    ROADSIDE LOW RAINFALL < 700mm

    A blend often specified for hydroseeding and ground-based sowing equipment. This blend is designed for lower rainfall roadside use where no irrigation is available, primarily west of the Hume Highway.
    39%
    Porto Cocksfoot
    31%
    Safeguard Annual Ryegrass
    25%
    Camel Perennial Ryegrass
    5%
    Trikkala Sub Clover

    ROADSIDE HIGH RAINFALL >700mm

    A blend often specified for hydroseeding and ground-based sowing equipment. This blend is designed for higher rainfall roadside use where no irrigation is available, primarily east of the Hume Highway and Gippsland.
    85%
    RT Perennial Ryegrass
    10%
    Kentucky Bluegrass
    5%
    Creeping Red Fescue

    Major Landscapes

    Survive Park Blend

    This blend has enhanced drought tolerance with the addition of couchgrass. Couch is s summer growing species that is very wear tolerant. Ideal for hot climates where water is limited.
    69%
    Camel Perennial Ryegrass
    13%
    Annual Ryegrass
    6%
    Red Fescue
    12%
    Unhulled Couch

    Kikuyu Plus

    Kikuyu Plus is designed for ultra low maintenance areas such as holiday houses by the coast. Kikuyu is an aggressive creeping grass which is combined with Camel perennial ryegrass to assist in keeping the lawn green in cold and frosty weather.
    93%
    Annual Ryegrass
    7%
    Kikuyu

    Lawn and Nature Strip

    An economical blend for rapid growth and establishment with no invasive species
    60%
    Perennial Ryegrass
    33%
    Annual Ryegrass
    7%
    Red Fescue

    Landscape

    Quality drought tolerant blend for lawns and general landscaping which includes Kentucky bluegrass to aid in patch repair.
    43%
    Camel Perennial Ryegrass
    27%
    Annual Ryegrass
    25%
    Kentucky Bluegrass
    5%
    Red Fescue

    Fescue Plus

    Best sown in autumn this blend includes the latest high quantity Tall fescue, a deep rooted species that, once established has the ability to persists even after short period of no irrigation. It also contains Kentucky bluegrass for year round self repair.
    73%
    Turf Type Tall Fescue
    15%
    Kentucky Bluegrass
    12%
    Annual Ryegrass

    Turf Guides

    Turf Seed

    Valley Seeds has been providing specialist products and services to the turf seed industry since 1972 and has a range of products specially designed for sporting grounds and the Australian climate. Our turf varieties have been assessed for: Colour Disease resistance Tolerance Drought tolerance Heat tolerance Mowability: quality and height.
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    Kikuyu – a low maintenance option for lawns and turf

    If you’re in a warm climate and looking for a low-maintenance lawn or turf grass that handles full sun, Kikuyu could be a good choice. Kikuyu is a warm season tropical species so it is most vigorous in the summer. In southern parts of Australia it is susceptible to damage by frost. Take care as
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    Caring for sports fields over summer

    Looking after your grass coverage over summer can be a difficult task especially in the tough Australian climate. The first thing to know is the growing features and benefits of using certain grass species. Summer sport in Australia is dominated by cricket. Most cricket players like hitting “fours” and to make this easier they want
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    more Information

    Please contact our Lawn and Turf Business Manager

    George Coles

    gcoles@valleyseeds.com

    0419 709 701