McKays Temperate Pasture Blend
The Temperate Horse Blend is a hardy blend that is designed to be strong, drought resistant, and tolerant to grazing for temperate locations in Australia. It is perfect for pastures as it establishes and regrows quickly.
An excellent pasture blend year-round, it contains a mixture of:
- 40% Summer Active Tall Fescue (for the strong base)
- 32% Excess AR1 Ryegrass
- 28% Feast 2 Ryegrass
Sowing rate: 25kg p/ha.
Annual rainfall requirements: Minimum 600mm
- Develops a hardy base to build a lush pasture
- A very durable mixture of quality blends means long lasting grass
- Establishes and regrows quickly – perfect for pastures
- Use in pastures, park areas or for other landscaping ideas
- Areas with Temperate Climates generally include:
- South Australia
- New South Wales
Pasture Seed and Animal Health
- When purchasing seeds through McKays Grass Seeds the buyer acknowledges that McKays Grass Seeds is not liable for any animal health issues that may arise from our pasture seeds.
- It is the buyers responsibility to contact a certified agronomist to ensure they are purchasing the correct seeds in the correct quantities for their property and animals.
Warm season grasses thrive during the warmer months in Spring and Summer and may go dormant in cooler climates through winter.
Cool season grasses thrive during the cooler months in Winter
Shade tolerance (Weather)
- Full Sun
- Part Shade
- Heavy Shade
- Full Shade
Drought tolerance (Weather)
Traffic tolerance (Weather)
Average days to germination
- 2-3 Weeks
- 2-4 Weeks
- 3-4 Weeks
Free Metro Shipping On All Orders Over $75
We provide free standard delivery shipping for all orders to "metro" zones, where the total cart value exceeds $75.00.
Otherwise, to metro zones it's a flat rate of $9 (for orders under $75).
Australia Wide (except Western Australia), at cost from Australia Post.
Orders are dispatched within 24 hours via regular Australia Post (3-5 business days).
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Great value information and service. Sprouting already. Thanks
Great service and delivery
That’s all I want thumbs up
Fantastic product. Has improved my paddocks.
I did a small area of seed 50m×20m after killing off some capeweed and the seed started growing after about 9 days and is growing well since I did a bigger area 3X the size and waiting on rain but should do well .i hope .thanks.
Seeds germinated in expected time frame. Pasture is growing nicely having been irrigated for a week.
McKays Temperate Horse Pasture Blend