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Bioswale

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Bioswale Mix is a mixture of 68% Tall Fescue, 10% Seaside Creeping Bentgrass, 10% Meadow Foxtail, 6% Alsike Clover, and 6% Redtop.

Bioswale Mix is designed specifically to provide a quick establishing, perennial erosion control ground cover in bio-swales and other areas that experience conditions that range from soaking wet to very dry. Bioswale will help control soil erosion while providing a natural filter for run-off water.

FEATURES

RAPID ESTABLISHMENT

WET AND DROUGHT TOLERANT

MEETS STATE BIOSWALE SPECIFICATION

CONTROLS EROSION

CONTAINS CLOVER

SUGGESTED USES

Bioswale mix is ideal for use on ditches, slopes, road medians, open spaces, fields, or any situation where conditions require both a wet and dry tolerant erosion control seed mixture.

Bioswale mix is produced in and specifically formulated for the Pacific Northwest and its unique conditions. Bioswale mix  is ideally suited for any site where conditions alternate between wet and dry.  Not suitable for short turf or high traffic areas.

ESTABLISHMENT

& MANAGEMENT

Planting Rates:

New Seeding …………………………………… 150-200 lbs./acre

Overseeding ……………………………………..100-150  lbs./acre

Bioswale mix will germinate in 7-14 days depending on soil temperature and moisture. For best results, Bioswale should be planted 1/8” – 1/4” deep. Frequent, light irrigation or rainfall is needed for best germination. Lime soil & apply starter fertilizer prior to seeding.

DOT w/clover has low fertility requirements.  Can be mowed if needed.