Turf & Amenity - Grass Seed

Grass seed

All Bent

100% Browntop Bent

A premium golf and bowling green mix, utilizing two highly rated Browntop Bent cultivars. High shoot density and disease resistance, Countrywide All Bent can be part of a structured over-seeding programme or autumn maintenance, where a change in sward composition is required.

Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 10g/m2 5g/m2

Golf and Bowling Green 90/10

45% Chewings Fescue

45% Slender Creeping Red Fescue

10% Browntop Bent

Combining highly rated chewings and slender creeping red fescues with browntop bent, Countrywide Golf and Bowling Green is the preferred choice when a traditional mixture is required. Can be used for all fine sports turf or quality ornamental lawns.

Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 35-50g/m2 25-35g/m2

Rye Fairway

30% Perennial Ryegrass

30% Strong Creeping Red Fescue

20% Chewings Fescue

20% Slender Creeping Red Fescue

A mix of fast establishing perennial ryegrass and the finer fescues, Countrywide Rye Fairway provides good wear tolerance with excellent year round colour. Ideal for both divoting, over-seeding and new constructions.

Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 35-50g/m2 20-35g/m2

Fairway

35% Strong Creeping Red Fescue

35% Slender Creeping Red Fescue

30% Chewings Fescue

An all fescue mix containing highly rated cultivars to provide fineness of leaf with excellent drought and disease resistance. In addition to golf, this mix is ideal for cricket outfields, ornamental lawns and in low maintenance landscape areas.

Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 35-50g/m2 20-35g/m2

Tough Tees

60% Perennial Ryegrass

40% Strong Creeping Red Fescue

Ideal for Tees construction and renovation, this popular mix offers quick germination and rapid establishment, in a range of soils. High shoot density with the regenerative capability of the fescue, is ideal for heavily worn areas.

Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 35-50g/m2 20-35g/m2

Cricket

100% Perennial Ryegrass

Ideal on cricket squares that use heavy loams. These cultivars combine deep rooting; high wear tolerance, drought resistance and fineness of leaf. For use over the whole square or over seeding crease ends.

Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 50-75g/m2 35-50g/m2

Tennis

70% Perennial Ryegrass

15% Chewings Fescue

15% Strong Creeping Red Fescue

A traditional mixture that combines the hardwearing characteristics of dwarf leafed perennial ryegrass with the finer leafed fescue. Ideal for tennis courts that use medium clay content loams.

Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 50-75g/m2 35-50g/m2

Winter Sport

100% Perennial Ryegrass

Utilising three highly rated cultivars, this mixture is ideal when the highest quality-playing surface is required. Combining fineness of leaf with high wear tolerance, speed of germination and a dense sward, CW Winter Sport is the premium seed mix for UK sports turf.

Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 50-75g/m2 35-50g/m2

Multi-Sport Renovation

100% Perennial Ryegrass

Extremely hard wearing this mixture is suitable for construction of new pitches or over-sowing of existing ones. A combination of fast establishment, dense sward and drought tolerance makes this an ideal choice for all club sport, whatever the level.

Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 50-75g/m2 35-50g/m2

Shade & Finest

30% Chewings Fescue

30% Strong Creeping Red Fescue

25% Slender Creeping Red Fescue

10% Fine Leaved Sheeps Fescue

5% Browntop Bent

A premium mixture for use on high quality ornamental lawns, under trees or shrubs where a fine textured sward is desired. Good drought resistance and very low maintenance allows this mixture to be used on outfields, fairways and in golf course rough when nutrient levels are low.

Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 30-35g/m2 15-25g/m2

General Purpose

60% Perennial Ryegrass

35% Strong Creeping Red Fescue

5% Browntop Bent

For use when fast establishment and resistance to hard wear are required such as domestic lawns, children’s play areas, footpaths and general landscaping. A versatile mixture containing perennial ryegrass.

Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 50-75g/m2 35-50g/m2

Straights

End users may wish to specify their own blends, add to an existing mixture or simply use single cultivars. Please contact your Regional Manager to discuss requirements further.


Johnsons Sports Seed

Johnsons Sports Seed

For over 175 years Johnsons Sports Seed mixtures have been helping us to produce quality sports turf with an unequalled reputation for technical excellence, reflecting the standards set by the people who use them - men and women who lead the way in sports turf management.

J Green

STRI Rating
40% Musica Chewings Fescue 7.6
40% Nigella Slender Creeping Red Fescue 7.8
10% Arrowtown Browntop Bent 7.9
10% Manor Browntop Bent 7.2
  • Fast sustainable greens
  • Highest rated bent grass
  • No 1 Rated Nigella replaces Beudin
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 20-30g/m2 10-20g/m2

J Rye Green

STRI Rating
30% Clementine Perennial Ryegrass 7.6
30% Dickens Perennial Ryegrass 6.9
20% Cezanne Slender Creeping Red Fescue 7.7
10% Manor Browntop Bent 7.2
10% Arrowtown Browntop Bent 7.9
  • Ideal for renovation of extremely heavily worn greens
  • Quick establishment
  • Good fineness of leaf
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 20-30g/m2 10-20g/m2

J Premier Green

STRI Rating
20% Musica Chewings Fescue 7.6
20% Beudin Slender Creeping Red Fescue New 7.8
40% Arrowtown Browntop Bent 7.9
20% Manor Browntop Bent 7.2
  • Unique 60% bent mixture with fescue nurse crop content for successful overseeding
  • Fast sustainable greens
  • Improves natural disease resistance
  • High tolerance to close mowing
  • Increased Arrowtown Bent
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 15-20g/m2 8g/m2

J All Bent

STRI Rating
60% Arrowtown Browntop Bent 7.9
40% Manor Browntop Bent
  • New No 1 rated Arrowtown & No 2 Manor, J All Bent sets a new standard for density and visual quality
  • Quality bent grass allows a closer cut and greater wear tolerance over pure fescue swards.
  • All bent, overseeding mixture, helps to reduce invasion by poa annua when used regularly throughout the growing season
  • New JNitro All Bent – ProNitro coated option available
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 10g/m2 5g/m2

J Velvet

STRI Rating
50% Villa 1 Velvet Bent 8.1
50% Legendary Velvet Bent -
  • New generation velvet bent grass blend for unbeatable greens quality
  • Exceptional turf density, delivers faster ball roll for a given height of cut
  • Very rapid establishment, out competes poa
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 8g/m2 4g/m2

J Creeping Bent

STRI Rating
Independence Creeping Bent 6.9
  • Top rated creeping bent for UK conditions
  • Dense, compact growth
  • Rapid establishment and wear tolerance
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 8g/m2 4g/m2

J Fescue

STRI Rating
10% Nigella Slender Creeping Red Fescue New 8.0
20% Beudin Slender Creeping Red Fescue 7.9
20% Cezanne Slender Creeping Red Fescue 7.6
35% Musica Chewings Fescue 7.4
15% Humboldt Chewings Fescue 7.7
  • 100% fine fescue blend ideal for sustainable management programs & links greens
  • Top rated, proven cultivars, with Top Rated New Cv Beudin
  • Drought tolerant, and highly resistant to disease
  • New JNitro Fescue – ProNitro coated option available
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 25-35g/m2 10-25g/m2

J Links

STRI Rating
20% Cezanne Slender Creeping Red Fescue 7.6
20% Beudin Slender Creeping Red Fescue 7.9
10% Musica Chewings Fescue 7.4
30% Rossinante Strong Creeping Red Fescue 6.1
10% Manetto Hard Fescue 7.2
10% Quatro Sheeps Fescue 8.3
  • 100% fine fescue blend designed for links golf conditions & sustainable management programs
  • Top rated hard & sheeps fescue for improved salt tolerance & excellent colour, can help to reduce fertiliser requirements
  • High drought tolerance can reduce water requirements
  • New Beudin, highest rating for visual merit under fairway management
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 35-50g/m2 15-25g/m2

Cobra Nova Creeping Bent

STRI Rating
Cobra Nova Creeping Bent 7.2
  • The No1 rated creeping bent for UK conditions
  • Highest rating for tolerance of close mowing STRI & NTEP
  • Excellent resistance to disease, red thread, dollar spot & fusarium
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 8g/m2 4g/m2

J Fairway

STRI Rating
15% Musica Chewings Fescue 7.4
5% Humboldt Chewings Fescue New 7.7
20% Beudin Slender Creeping Red Fescue 7.9
40% Rossinante Strong Creeping Red Fescue 6.1
10% Manetto Hard Fescue 7.2
  • 100% fescue mixture, including unique New Manetto hard fescue
  • Unbeatable shoot density reduces poa annua invasion
  • Improved drought tolerance and disease resistance
  • New JNitro Fairway – ProNitro coated option available
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 25-35g/m2 10-25g/m2

J Premier Fairway

STRI Rating
10% Musica Chewings Fescue 7.4
15% Humboldt Chewings Fescue New 7.7
25% Beudin Slender Creeping Red Fescue 7.9
15% Sombrero Smooth Stalked Meadow Grass 7.6
25% Rossinante Strong Creeping Red Fescue 6.1
10% Manetto Hard Fescue 7.2
  • 100% fescue mixture, including unique New Manetto hard fescue
  • Unbeatable shoot density reduces poa annua invasion
  • No1 rated Sombrero ssmg strengthens turf and increses wear tolerance
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 25-35g/m2 10-25g/m2

J Tee

STRI Rating
20% Fabian 4Turf Tetraploid Perennial Ryegrass 6.5
20% Double Perennial Ryegrass 5.2
20% Stravinsky Perennial Ryegrass 6.1
35% Rossinante Strong Creeping Red Fescue 6.1
5% Sabrena Rough Stalked meadow Grass New
  • Unique Combination of 4Turf tetraploid ryegrass and Sabrena RSMG delivers very rapid establishment for frequently worn shaded turf, with exceptional density and improved disease resistance
  • Hard wearing even under close mown conditions
  • New JNitro Tee – ProNitro coated option available
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 35-50g/m2 15-25g/m2

J Rye Fairway

STRI Rating
15% Chardin Perennial Ryegrass 7.6
15% Fabian 4Turf Perennial Ryegrass 6.5
20% Musica Chewings Fescue 7.4
20% Cezanne Slender Creeping Red Fescue 7.6
30% Rossinante Strong Creeping Red Fescue 6.1
  • Designed for the renovation of high traffic fairways
  • Very hardwearing under fairway mowing conditions
  • Rapid establishment
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing RateMowing Height
20kg 35-50g/m2 15-25g/m2 down to 10mm

J Roughs

STRI Rating
10% Samanta Slender Creeping Red Fescue -
25% Maxima Strong Creeping Red Fescue -
25% Herald Strong Creeping Red Fescue -
25% Dumas Hard Fescue -
10% Shade Star Crested Dogstail -
5% Highland Browntop Bent -
  • Attractive when left uncut, open sward will not slow play unnecessarily & allow the natural regeneration of wild flower meadow species
  • Very slow regrowth, reducing maintenance costs
  • Ideal for embankments or areas where access is restricted
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 25-35g/m2 15-25g/m2

New Mixture

J Intense

Golf Tees, cricket squares, and tennis courts (Overseeding mix)

STRI Rating
50% Dickens Perennial Ryegrass 6.9
50% Chardin Perennial Ryegrass 6.2
  • Rapid establishment and high wear tolerance under close mown management
  • High shoot density & rapid regrowth from wear
  • Good colour & exceptional disease resistance
  • Fast establishment & rapid regrowth
  • Fine leaved
  • Gromax treated, maximises seedling development
  • New multipurpose mixture replacing J Court and Wicket
Sowing RateOver-sowing RateMowing height
35-75g/m2 25-75g/m2 down to 2mm

J Premier Wicket

STRI Rating
20% Clementine Perennial Ryegrass 7.6
40% Monroe Perennial Ryegrass 7.0
20% Dickens Perennial Ryegrass 6.9
20% Chardin Perennial Ryegrass 6.2
  • New 4 Cultivar mixture including Clementine, Dickens, Chardin & Monroe Prg delivers the highest rating on 2015 STRI close mown list
  • Clementine, outstanding shoot density, combined with a fine leaf and incredible cleaness of cut for improved camera appeal
  • New JNitro PremierWicket – ProNitro coated option available
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 35-75g/m2 25-75g/m2

J Pitch

STRI Rating
15% Eurosport Perennial Ryegrass New 8.0
15% Columbine Perennial Ryegrass 8.0
35% Berlioz Perennial Ryegrass 7.4
35% Bizet Perennial Ryegrass 7.0
  • Very rapid establishment, ready to mow in 3-5 weeks
  • Tolerant of heavy wear
  • New highly rated Eurosport for the highest density & wear tolerance
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 35-75g/m2 25-75g/m2

J Premier Pitch

STRI Rating
20% Eurodiamond Perennial Ryegrass 8.2
30% Columbine Perennial Ryegrass 8.0
40% Monroe Perennial Ryegrass 8.0
10% Eurocordus Perennial Ryegrass 8.1
  • The UK’s number 1 sports turf renovation mixture, delivers proven results
  • Europe’s highest rated cultivars, deliver a sward of exceptional wear tolerance and density
  • Rapid establishment, ready to mow in 3-5 weeks
  • New JNitro Premier Pitch – ProNitro coated option available
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 35-75g/m2 25-75g/m2

J Rescue Stadia

STRI Rating
50% Axcella Annual Ryegrass New -
20% Double Tetraploid Perennial Ryegrass New 5.2
20% Himalaya Perennial Ryegrass 7.1
10% Sabrena Rough Stalked Meadow Grass -
  • Specifically designed for autumn/ winter overseeding program - rapid establishment even under low soil temperatures (0-10oc) , increased disease resistance and shade tolerance
  • Double 4Turf Tetraploid prg, rapid establishment,& improved disease resistance
  • Himalaya diploid prg (proven low temp germination) high wear tolerance
Pack SizeSowing Rate
20kg 10-75g/m2

J Rescue

STRI Rating
100% Axcella Annual Ryegrass -
  • Designed for winter/spring overseeding program - rapid establishment even under low soil temperatures (0-10oc) , increased turf quality & disease resistance
  • Axcella, unique turf type annual ryegrass, delivers fastest low temp establishment
  • Gromax treated, maximises seedling development
Pack SizeOver-sowing RateMowing height
20kg 10-75g/m2 down to 12mm

J Multi-Sport

STRI Rating
25% Chardin Perennial Ryegrass 7.6
50% Ligalla Perennial Ryegrass 7.1
25% Rossinante Strong Creeping Red Fescue 6.1
  • A multi purpose mixture designed for schools and colleges where a high quality flexible sward is required
  • Top rated cultivars, providing a sward of exceptional wear tolerance and density
  • Rapid establishment, ideal for renovation
Pack SizeSowing RateOver-sowing Rate
20kg 35-50g/m2 25-50g/m2

JRR

STRI Rating
20% Bizet Perennial Ryegrass 7.3
20% Eurodiamond Perennial Ryegrass 8.2
20% Monroe Perennial Ryegrass 8.0
20% Sombrero Smooth Stalked Meadow Grass 7.3
20% Miracle Smooth Stalked Meadow Grass New 5.9
  • The significant rhizomes of Sombrero & Miracle smooth stalked meadow grass delivers improved spring recovery & increased sward strength over traditional ryegrass blends
  • Sombrero No1 Rated for wear tolerance!, Miracle for improved disease resistance
  • Exceptional wear tolerance
Pack SizeOver-sowing RateMowing Height
25-50g/m2 25-50g/m2 down to 25mm

Wild Flora

In order to meet with the increasing demand for conservation mixtures DLF have formulated twelve seed mixtures, each designed to recreate a particular habitat.

The wild flowers used in the Wild Flora range (with the exception of Wild Flora 9) are guaranteed to be of native UK origin.

Pro Flora 1 Native Wild Flowers 20%
Cornfield Annuals Grasses 80%
Pro Flora 2 Native Wild Flowers 20%
Acid Soils (Below pH 6) Grasses 80%
Pro Flora 3 Native Wild Flowers 20%
Damp, Loamy Soils Grasses 80%
Pro Flora 4 Native Wild Flowers 20%
Calcareous Soils (Chalk) Grasses 80%
Pro Flora 5 Native Wild Flowers 20%
Wet, Loamy Soils Grasses 80%
Pro Flora 6 Native Wild Flowers 20%
Dry, Loamy Soils Grasses 80%
Pro Flora 7 Native Wild Flowers 20%
Hedgerow & Light Shade Grasses 80%
Pro Flora 8 Native Wild Flowers 20%
Country Meadow (General Purpose) Grasses 80%
Pro Flora 9 Native Wild Flowers 20%
Heritage General Purpose (Non Native) Grasses 80%
Pro Flora 10 Native Wild Flowers 10%
Country Meadow (General Purpose) Grasses 90%
Pro Flora 11 Native Wild Flowers 20%
Woodland and Heavy Shade Grasses 80%
Pro Flora 12 Native Wild Flowers 20%
Water Margin & Pond Edges Grasses 80%

Countrywide Turf

Countrywide are pleased to offer an extensive range of quality turf from Craig West of Bristol.

Since the company’s establishment in 1998, Craig West has become the largest independent dealer of purpose grown turf in Europe. Operating from their head office in Avonmouth, the company now supplies turf nationwide via a number of leading hauliers chosen for their ability to deliver when the customer requires. The range caters for all turf requirements, from ornamental lawns to high specification golf greens. For further information and the latest prices, please contact your Countrywide Regional Manager.

Sports Range Rye Sport

A blend of turf-type perennial ryegrass, smooth stalked meadow grass and fescues, all chosen to impart particularly robust and uniform characteristics for quick recovery on winter sports pitches, fairways and tees.

Fine Sport

Consisting of fine fescues, bents and fine-leafed smooth stalked meadow grass cultivars, this turf is ideal for tees, greens, surrounds & approaches, tennis courts and croquet lawns.

Greens

A really smooth finish from this traditional blend of fine fescues and bent grasses using the latest cultivars to produce the definitive greens turf.