Pennington Perennial Rye Shining Star is a uniform and stable variety seed. No variants or off-type plants have been seen in the multiplication or reproduction of Pennington Perennial Rye Shining Star. It has continually produced good quality, uniform turf. Recent studies at Virginia Tech determined Shining Star the top overseeding perennial ryegrass out of all varieties tested with 100% post-dormant Bermuda grass population. It is recommended for use on golf courses, parks, home lawns, athletic fields, overseeding warm season turf grasses, and sod farms.
Can Pennington Perennial Rye Shining Star TQ be used for the winter grass here in Arizona?
Getting set to overseed for the winter grass and am looking for something that is more hearty than what Home Depot or Lowes sells, will this hold up?
The most popular method of keeping a sod grass lawn green through a Southwest winter is to over-seed with perennial ryegrass, so the Pennington Perennial Rye Shining Star TQ would be a great seed to apply. The optimum time to over-seed your sod grass lawn in Arizona is during the first two weeks of October.