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Perennial Ryegrass

Manhattan 6 GLR Perennial Ryegrass



Manhattan 6 GLR Perennial Ryegrass

Manhattan 6 GLR sets apart from other Perennial Ryegrasses in its salt tolerance, far exceeding even the closest comparative cultivar. Owning its name from a clone discovered in the famed Central Park, Manhattan 6 GLR has earned its New York City designation through flourishing in the toughest salinity environments.

Fine texture and dark color make it an excellent choice for mixing with other species for home lawns, parks, golf courses and stadiums - especially where reclaimed or effluent water is used. Manhattan 6 GLR is a Blue Tag certified grass seed ideal for sports field and golf applications, including new seeding and overseeding.

Key characteristics:

  • Dark green color and fine texture
  • High salt tolerance
  • Gray leaf spot resistance
  • Excellent disease resistance

Seeding rate: 6 - 8 lbs. per 1,000 sq. ft.

Product Specifications

Release Date: 12/15/16

Site Information

575 Kennedy Road
Buffalo, NY 14227
Phone 716-895-7333
Fax 716-895-3421