Highland Bent Grass Seed (Agrostis Castellana)


Why Buy this product?

  • A small seeded, loosely tufted grass (spreading with short rhizomes)
  • Cultivar originally selected from Oregon USA, from naturalised bents
  • Can spot in fine turf, due to blueish-green leaf colour. Distinguished from Agrostis Tenuis by colour, broader leaves, more vigorous growth and different ligule size. 
  • Low growing and can be close mown
  • High shoot density
  • Early heading and good drought resistance
  • Not native in the UK, however large amounts are imported every year. Typically found in lawns, landscapes, low grade golf greens, bowling greens, reclamation projects, sown grass meadows (with/without wildflower seed)
  • Usually requires a pH of 4-6
  • Usually requires 12-27 degrees to germinate
  • Flowers June-Aug
  • 10-100cm in height


Available in 2kg, 5kg, 10kg and 20kg bag sizes.

Highland Bent Grass Seed (Agrostis Castellana)

SKU: 3403

    Hurrells Seeds

    Beverley Road, Cranswick, Driffield 

    East Yorkshire, YO25 9PF 


    01377 271400


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