Evening Shade is a very dark green perennial ryegrass variety. Leaf texture is very refined--among the finest available. And, disease resistance is good especially to red thread, crown rust and brown blight.This advanced generation perennial ryegrass has excellent mowing qualities. Since Evening Shade is naturally low growing, less mowing should be required. Evening Shade's dark green color extends into the fall and winder exhibiting one of the darkest winter color ratings. Plus Evening Shade shows excellent resistance to winter kill!