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Carlton Smooth Bromegrass

Characteristics

Variety

Carlton

Use

Hay & Pasture

Root Habit

Aggressive Sod Forming

Plant Type

Elongating

Preferred Growing Conditions

Widely adapted

Production Period

Mid Spring – Mid Summer

Key Features

  • Excellent winter hardiness Aggressive sod forming roots
  • Slow regrowth
  • Widely adapted
  • Exhibits disease resistance

Limitations

  • Low production under drier conditions

Approx. Seeds/lb

142,000

Seeding Rate lb/acre

12 - 16

Environmental Tolerances

Winter Hardiness

Excellent

Drought Tolerance

Moderate to High

Flooding Tolerance

Moderate

Optimum PH

6.0 - 7.5

Acidity Tolerance

Moderate

Alkalinity Tolerance

Moderate

Salinity Tolerance

Low to Moderate