Lawn Blends – Residential

    Residential

    Whether it’s your piece of paradise at home or space reserved for pets and backyard cricket, Australians value lush, green lawns.

    Australian grown to thrive in Australian conditions, our residential turf and lawn blends are hardy, fast-growing, and easy to maintain – perfect for new lawns and patch repairs. 

    Valley Seeds turf and lawn products are available through major retailers.

    COUCH

    Very hard-wearing grass that is only green in Spring, Summer, and Autumn. Plant in Spring only. Ideal for tropical regions or coastal sandy soils.
    100%
    Couchgrass

    EASY GROW

    The ultimate in patch repair and for oversowing old lawns. Simply Rake & Throw! This blend contains the Australian developed RT perennial ryegrass that has a fast establishing root system and is easy to mow with less leaf shredding in spring.
    48%
    RT Perennial Ryegrass
    21%
    Annual Ryegrass
    15%
    Couchgrass
    8%
    Red Fescue
    8%
    Kentucky Bluegrass

    Rake & Shake

    Available in Coles Supermarkets. The ultimate in patch repair and for over sowing old lawns. Simply Rake & Throw! This blend contains the Australian developed RT perennial ryegrass that has a fast establishing root system and is easy to mow with less leaf shredding in spring.
    58%
    RT Perennial Ryegrass
    32%
    Annual Ryegrass
    6%
    Couchgrass
    4%
    Red Fescue

    EASY MOW

    If you want an MCG quality lawn, this is the blend for you. It contains dark green professional grade grasses that do not need as much mowing as those in most lower cost blends. This blend needs to be planted in areas that can be well irrigated over late summer and early autumn. It is also suitable for high shade areas.
    68%
    Reggae Fineleaf Ryegrass
    13%
    Couchgrass
    7%
    Red Fecsue
    6%
    Annual Ryegrass
    6%
    Kentucky Bluegrass

    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

    EASY PRO

    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 and couch grass for all year round self repair.
    48%
    Turf Type Tall Fescue
    13%
    Annual Ryegrass (Wimmera)
    19%
    Kentucky Bluegrass
    12%
    Couchgrass
    8%
    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

    Lawn Guides

    After Sowing Maintenance

    In areas with dry summer conditions watering over summer will assist in maintaining a dense cover of grass. Start watering well before you see visible signs of the grass drying off or discolouration. A maintenance application of lawn “food” fertiliser should be applied at the recommended rate approximately 8 weeks after germination, or when most
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    Over-sowing Old Lawn

    Simply rake and sow. Mow the area to a low height and rake off any surplus grass. Rake over the area using a steel rake or heavy plastic rake, enough to create some loose soil. Spread starter fertiliser. Spread seed. Rake over again to incorporate seed and fertilise with some loose soil. Keep the area
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    Step by Step Sowing Summary

    For new areas that need levelling: Cultivate, rake and level the area to be sown. Leave the area for 10-14 days or at least a sufficient time to achieve a germination of weed seeds present in the top soil. Spray a non-selective herbicide, such as glyphosate, to kill off the initial germination which has occurred
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