too late for rye?

ugabulldogMay 8, 2014

I am trying to etablish lawn as well as prevent erosion on newly graded area. I will be planting fescue, should I plant a faster growing seedas well? I have some rye grass on hand but is it too late to plant? If so, any other suggestions..Bahia ? .soil is red clay. (this is in the country/pasture) Thanks

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joneboy(7)

How about clover. Germinates fast it's not going to get smoked by disease like rye and you don't have to fertilize much.You can kill it easily in the late summer/ early fall when you seed tall fescue

Here is a link that might be useful: Clover seed

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