The following Kentucky Bluegrass blend recommendations were selected for turf quality and seed availability with no particular disease pressure or growing conditions considered. For recommendations customized to your particular needs, feel free to post a request on the forum. Please give the state you live in and detailed description of your growing conditions.

These blends are suggested for new establishment and should be planted at 3 lbs/1000sf. For suggestions to overseed an existing lawn, please post requests on the forum.

Equal parts by weight unless otherwise stated

 

COLORADO

Magnificent 3 Blend

Midnight II, Moonlight SLT, Bedazzled

 

ILLINOIS

B’witching Hour Blend

Midnight, Boutique, Bewitched

 

INDIANA

B’witching Hour Blend

Midnight, Boutique, Bewitched

 

IOWA

Bluetiful Blend

Blue Velvet, Moonlight SLT, Boutique

 

MAINE

Velvet Moon Blend

Moonlight SLT, Kingfisher, Blue Velvet

 

MARYLAND

Brio Nuit Blend

Brilliant, Midnight, Prosperity


MASSACHUSETTS

Regalia Blend

Kingfisher, Princeton, Midnight

 

MICHIGAN

Blue Knight Blend

Award, Boutique, Bedazzled

 

MINNESOTA

King’s Reward Blend

Bewitched, Award, Kingfisher

 

NEBRASKA

Midnight Star Blend

40% Blueberry, 40% Midnight, 20% North Star

 

NEWJERSEY

Pristine Green Blend

Award, Bedazzled, Prosperity

 

NEWYORK

Berry Blue Blend

Award, Blueberry, Boutique

 

NORTH DAKOTA

New America Blend

America, NuGlade, Bewitched

 

OHIO

Pristine Green Blend

Award, Bedazzled, Prosperity

 

PENNSYLVANIA

Magnificent 3 Blend

Midnight II, Moonlightt SLT, Bedazzled

 

RHODEISLAND

Shadow Dance Blend

Moon Shadow, Bedazzled, Blue Velvet

 

SOUTH DAKOTA

Moon Dance Blend

Moon Shadow, Bedazzled, Award

 

WISCONSIN

Princely Emerald Blend

Blue Velvet, Princeton, Bedazzled


WYOMING

Boutiquelicious Blend

Midnight, Prosperity, Boutique

 

LEAF SPOT RESISTANT BLENDS

Magnificent 3 Blend

very dark with a bluish component and a lighter component for a nice sparkle

Midnight
Moonlight SLT
Bedazzled

Boutiquelicious Blend

very dark rich color with a bluish component

Midnight
Prosperity
Boutique

Velvet Carpet Blend

very dark rich color with a bluish component

Blue Velvet
Bewitched
Boutique

Bluetiful Blend

very dark with two bluish components

Blue Velvet
Moonlight SLT
Boutique

 

Some other varieties that exhibit excellent leaf spot resistance

Blueberry, Diva

 

SOME BROWN PATCH RESISTANT SELECTIONS

Check NTEP.org for ratings in your specific area.

 

Choose one from each set to achieve a blend of 3 or 4 varieties

Diva, MoonlighSLT, Moon Shadow, Princeton

Award, Blue Velvet, Courtyard, Midnight, Midnight II, Quantum Leap

Bedazzled, Brilliant

Boutique

 

SOME DOLLAR SPOT RESISTANT SELECTIONS

Check NTEP.org for ratings in your specific area.

 

Choose one from each set to achieve a blend of 3 or 4 varieties

America, Bedazzled,  Brilliant, Kingfisher

Bewitched, Diva, Moonlight SLT , Moon Shadow

Award, Blue Velvet, Midnight, Midnight II, Quantum Leap, Total Eclipse

North Star

Boutique

 

For positive identification of lawn disease, please submit samples to your plant pathology laboratory through your local

State Cooperative Extension Service

 

Other helpful information

Steps to Establishing a New Lawn

2009 Seed Supplier List

Lawn Disease Information

 

If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to post them on the forum.