Ryegrass Gulf Annual Diploid
Gulf Annual Ryegrass
Gulf annual ryegrass is used for lawn, pasture and forage applications around the world. Annual ryegrass is an erect, robust cool-season bunch grass that reaches a height of 3 to 4 feet. Plants are yellowish-green at the base and have 12-inch long glossy leaves. This species has a heavy, extensive, fibrous root system. Annual ryegrass has small seeds (approximately 190,000 seeds/lb) that germinate rapidly. Seedlings quickly establish a ground cover and are very competitive. Annual ryegrass flowers in late May to early June and matures seed by late June to early July. Lawn or Pasture Applications: Over seed existing pasture areas at 25-50 lbs per acre. Over seed lawns at 1-2 lbs. per 1000 sq. ft.