Gulf Annual Ryegrass
A major cool-season, vigorous bunchgrass grown primarily in the Pacific Coast States west of the Cascades. Also used for over-seeding warm season turfgrasses and as a winter annual in the southern U.S. Adapted to a wide variety of soil conditions. Palatable, tolerates heavy grazing. Used for pasture, hay, silage, cover crop, temporary lawns, and short-term erosion control. Rapid germination and establishment, tolerates heavy soils, low pH ranges, and poor drainage. Needs an annual rainfall of 12 inches or more.Seeding rate 20 to 25 lbs/acre.