Turf Production & Specification
Premium Lawn Turf, Seed Mix:
|Salsa||Strong Creeping||Red Fescue||30%|
|Barcrown||Slender Creeping||Red Fescue||20%|
|Barpearl||Slender Creeping||Red Fescue||10%|
Note: This seed mix is subject to change but will be based on similar percentages.
This is a Sports Turf Research Institute (STRI) approved seed mix from an STRI approved seed supplier.
Topsoil is pre-treated to eliminate possible contaminants, then rotovated and stone buried.
The proturf seed is applied by direct turf drill at 120% suppliers recommended seed rate.
The seedbed is rolled at 50 lb per square inch and then repeated as required with regular monitoring of compaction.
The turf is treated with various natural organic and chemical products including a regular Nitrogen/Phosphorus/Potassium (NPK) fertiliser program. Annual soil tests are completed and pH adjustment is completed if required.
Mowing the turf is done with cylinder and rotary mowers. All rotary cuts are vacuumed and cylinder cuts are vacuumed if clippings exceed 8mm.
Grass height is cut between 25 and 35 mm complying with Turfgrass Growers Association (TGA) standards.
Thatch layer is less than 10mm complying with TGA standards.
Turf thickness is between 12mm and 15mm complying with TGA standards.
The turf does NOT contain reinforcement netting and is strong enough to be held off the ground from one end of the roll.
Rolls are 60cm x 167cm and equate to 1 sq Meter per roll or 1.196 sq. yards
Weight is within 20kg per roll unless exceptionally wet on the day of harvest.
Turf is delivered within 26 hours of harvest (usually far less).