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Turfgrass

turfgrass seed
Arkansas Valley Seed is a major supplier of turfgrass seeds for residential lawns, sods farms, golf courses and sports fields. We offer a wide range of turfgrass products that include most major proprietary and common varieties from bentgrass to tall fescue as well as mixtures that are specially formulated for the Rocky Mountain region. We also have a mixer dedicated to producing sod quality Kentucky Bluegrass. View our turfgrass seed varieties below.

Kentucky Bluegrass Seed

Arkansas Valley Seed provides high-performance Kentucky bluegrass seed for golf courses, athletic fields, and residential lawns, pastures, and quality turfgrass. Kentucky bluegrass is a common cool-season turfgrass that is able to handle wide range of tolerances. Arkansas Valley Seed delivers the highest quality Kentucky bluegrass seed varieties, blends, and mixes to provide the right seeds for your every need.

Browse our wide selection of quality Kentucky Bluegrass products below or view all Turfgrass Seed Species.
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Kentucky Bluegrass Seed Products

98/85 Kentucky Bluegrass

98/85 is a VNS variety, medium green color, all-purpose grass. 98/85 Kentucky Bluegrass germinates in 14-21 days.


Bluestar Kentucky Bluegrass

Bluestar provides high-quality turf with a beautiful dark green color and excellent density, which slows weed invasion and reduces the need for herbicides.  It has very good resistance to both stem rust and dollar spot.  An aggressive root builder, Bluestar withstands heat and drought and performs well in sun or light shade.  Bluestar has a low-growth habit that reduces scalping and clippings when mowed.  When used in a program of high fertility and manged soil ph, it will spread and withstand wear, traffic and mechanical damage.

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Fullback

It takes a Fullback to carry these qualifications: Best statistical performance in schedules A, B, C , Northeast, Transition, North Central, and Upper Midwest/Mountain Zones. #1 Traffic Tolerance at Wisconsin. Excellent seedling vigor & establishment, spring green up, summer density and drought performance (wilting & dormancy) and low seed head expression. Good winter color and outstanding competitor to poa annua. Great performance across all disease trials. # 1 Rated Summer Patch at Tennessee. TIED FOR #1 MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY RATING OUT OF 110 ENTRIES. See Fullback (BD 03-84) in the 2006-2010 NTEP Kentucky bluegrass trial at www.ntep.org

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Gaelic

Gaelic is a premium bluegrass that's outstanding for establishing new turf areas and over-seeding existing turf on sports fields, commercial landscapes and golf cources.

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Hampton

Nicknamed "The Root Monster" due to its standout deep and fibrous root production.  Excellent spring green up and seedling vigor, drought tolerance and traffic performance.

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Jump Start

Jumpstart Kentucky Bluegrass is fast to establish, fast to recover, and fast to green up. It is a medium dark green, medium fine-textured, durable density, elite Kentucky bluegrass with improved heat tolerance. Jumpstart's vigor and responsiveness allow it to better compete with perennial ryegrasses as well as weed species resulting in improved establishment in golf, sod, sports and lawn turf seedings.

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Midnight Kentucky Bluegrass

Midnight, is one of the most popular bluegrasses in America.  Its beauty and performance have stood out in NTEP and private, and university trials more than 25 years.  Midnight is the strongest performing Kentucky Bluegrass a unique compact-type variety with dark green color.

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Noble

An elite cultivar with very dark green genetic color, wear tolerance, seeding vigor, drought tolerance (summer density and wilting). The #1 shade rated Kentucky bluegrass in the New Jersey Shade Trial. #2 rated for Summer Patch at Tennessee. An excellent Kentucky bluegrass for use in Elite Kentucky bluegrass mixes for golf and sports and for tall fescue sod production with newer, darker, turf-type tall fescues with a dark matching color and horizontal-knitting growth habit.

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SPF 30 Kentucky Bluegrass

Now Professional Turf managers can add heat tolerance & Genetic diversity with SPF 30, a high performance Texas Bluegrass x Kentucky bluegrass cross! Expanding the areas of adaptation for Bluegrasses, SPF 30 has been very successful farther south, compared to traditonal Kentucky Bluegrass varieties, and is adding heat tolerance as well as summer performance to northern zone turf. SPF 30 produces a high percentage of living ground cover throughout the summer, recovers quickly from drought stress and damage, and is resistent to brown patch. With aggressive rhizomes, SPF 30 improves the ability of turf to recover when combined in a mixture. SPF 30 is an elite and medium bladed bluegrass for sports turf managers, golf course superintendents, and finally lawn and landscape contractors fighting the fierce summer heat. 

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Shannon

Shannon was developed to combine turf quality with seed yield, resulting in a cultivar that outperforms expectations. With much better turf quality than common types, yet priced favorable to high-end elites, Shannon can blend with elite Kentucky bluegrasses and is a workhorse for use in landscape, golf course roughs and sports fields.

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Thermal Blue

The popular TX x KBG cross, tested as HB 129. Expanding the area of adaptation for bluegrasses, TX x KBG types have been successful farther south than traditional Kentucky bluegrasses, and are adding heat tolerance and summer performance to northern zone turf. Thermal Blue produces a high percentage of living ground cover throughout the summer, recovers quickly from drought, and is resistant to brown patch. With its aggressive rhizomes, Thermal Blue improves the ability of tall fescue turf to recover when combined in a mixture. Thermal Blue is an elite and medium-bladed bluegrass for landscape contractors, sports turf managers, and golf course superintendents who are battling the stress of summer heat. Limited availability in Professional Turfgrass markets only.

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Wildhorse Kentucky Bluegrass

Wildhorse has an early root structure, it has high spring green up ratings in trials.  Wildhorse shows improved stripe smut resistance and good overall quality.

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