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Emerald Kikuyu 100% Pure Kikuyu Seed

New Lawn

Over sow

General Use

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Emerald Kikuyu Lawn Seed Mix can take 1-3 weeks to germinate (depending on soil temperature).

Directions for new lawns

  • Soil is to be evenly graded, well drained and level.
  • Lightly rake the area one way to create furrows
  • Mix lawn seed with Munns Superstart Lawn Starter Fertiliser, broadcast evenly over the area
  • Lightly rake in the opposite direction.
  • Keep the top 1cm of soil moist at all times during germination using a fine mist spray.
  • Mowing your new lawn should take place at approx. 4 -5 weeks when seedlings are about 5 – 6cm high. After 5-6 weeks fertilise your new lawn with Munns Buffalo Booster, Buffalo Green or Golf Course Lawn Fertiliser.

Directions for lawn repair

  • Cut existing lawn down hard.
  • Using a steel rake disturb the soil by raking through the whole lawn.
  • Mix with Superstart Lawn Starter Fertiliser and broadcast over the whole lawn. Then lightly top dress with a sandy loam no more than 1cm.
  • Keep the top 1cm of soil moist at all times during germination using a fine mist spray.
  • Mow when the Kikuyu is around 5 cm high, just taking off the tips. After the second cut lower the mower to 2.5cm this is important to allow the light and warmth into the Kikuyu so it will establish quicker. Keep cutting at this height.

Fertilise every 3 months with Munns Buffalo Booster, Buffalo Green or Golf Course Green Lawn fertiliser as directed.

The best time to sow is Spring, Summer or early Autumn with a minimum ground temperature of 18°C.

 

Munns Emerald Kikuyu 100% Pure Kikuyu Seed
Contains By Count Minimum Germination
Emerald Kikuyu CT5000 100% Above 85%

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