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Lesco Double Eagle Ryegrass Seed



Lesco's Double Eagle Select Perennial Ryegrass Seed is perfect if you're looking to over seed your lawn this fall. This product is widely used in the south for over seeding over Bermuda grass. It prefers full sun but will grow in partially shaded areas. Perennial Ryegrass has the highest wear tolerance of any cool season grass and can tolerate high traffic areas. Its best adapted to coastal regions that have moderate temperatures throughout the year. Lesco's Double Eagle Select will have your lawn green in no time! Your neighbors will be certain to covet your fine textured rich green lush lawn.

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Brand Grow Zones Grass Type Drought Tolerance Traffic/Wear Tolerance Coverage Area (sq. ft.) Lesco 3-7 Mixed Good High 5000-10000


Mowing: Mow at 1.5 - 2.5 inches. If used to overseed warm-season grasses, gradually reduce the height of the ryegrass in the spring by mowing it more closely and more often to encourage growth of warm-season grasses as they come out of dormancy.

Fertilizing: Fertilize using 4 lbs. nitrogen/1000 sq. ft. per year during the period of active growth (February - June; October - December).  For best results, use Lesco's Starter Fertilizer 18-24-12

Seeding Rate: Seed at 6 - 9 lbs./1000 sq. ft. Ryegrass seed germinates quickly: 3 - 5 days in moderate temperatures. A rapid turf cover is established within 4 - 8 weeks. Irrigate frequently. Water to a depth of 6 - 12 inches. If used to overseed warm-season grasses, water deeply and less often in the spring to encourage the growth of warm-season grasses coming out of dormancy.

If used in overseeding, first reduce the height of the bermuda grass down to a minimum of .5 inches.  Remove any excess clipping to provide good seed to soil contact for germination.  

Shipping Details

Due to the winter season we hold plant shipments to Zones 3-5 till April 15th. Zones 6-10 will ship now.

If you are in Zones 3-5 and would like to have your order shipped now please call 855-541-7526

Most orders are processed and shipped the same day.

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We plan each shipment to avoid your plants sitting in a truck over the weekend if possible. This means your order may be held until the following Monday to ensure the shortest delivery time. This delay will guarantee that your plants arrive the highest quality possible. Plants that specify shipping at different seasons will be shipped when they become available. ex. ships spring.

Supplies Ship Immediately.

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George P.
United States

Service / Shipping Excellent, but have to wait on review for Seeding

Very slow in getting seed to grow - put out 3 weeks ago and spotty coverage (might be due to my soil conditions). Unfortunately, tried to seed bare spots yesterday and then had a bad rain storm and most washed away! Service/Shipping I had from Planting Tree was excellent. Hopeful that grass will reach excellent too!

Trent L.
United States

Best grass I have planted

Perfect i put this in my backyard and fescue in my front that I got from Lowe’s. Man this suff is 10x better then that Lowe’s junk I should have bought 2 bags and not have been skimpy.

Kirby H.
United States

Finally, grass!

Wonderful! It germinated quickly and is a lush green. I’m in the process of overseeding now. Areas of my property that I’ve tried for years to grow grass on are finally green. I will probably be buying more until my entire two acre lake property is covered in beautiful lawn!

luis lopez
new jersey

amazing seeds

first i want to say i am not a lawn professional but i did my own yard by my self and i can not be happier that ever since i bought my house in 2014 this SEEDS are the best its worth for you many THANK YOU the planting tree

William J.
United States

Great Grass Seed

Grows nice and green! Lasts!

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