Poa pratensis, 'Merit'
Kentucky Bluegrass, ‘Merit’
Rhizomatous, sod-forming cool season grass; used for lawns and pastures; provides food and cover for wildlife.
General Product Information:
Item Number: POAPRA03
Species Type: Naturalized
Grasses & Grass-like Species
Classification: Herbaceous Perennial
Habitat: Well-drained lawns, open woods, roadsides, meadows; tolerates a wide range of soils.
Bloom Period: April to August
Foliage Color: Green
Height: Up to 3.1 Ft
Minimum Root Depth: 10 in
pH: 5.0 – 8.4
Indicator Regions (view map & key):
Northcentral & Northeast: FACU
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont: FACU
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain: FACU
Shade: Full Sun
Approximate seeds per lb: 1,390,000
Mix Seed Rate per Acre: Up to 60 lb
Truax Seedbox: Coarse-High Rates or Fluffy-Low Rates