Perennial Ryegrass

Premier 3 (NEW)

(Sowing rate per kg: 3 - 5kg/100m2)

Premier 3 is a third generation of the long standing Australian favourite, Premier II ryegrass. Trialled in Australia, Premier 3 has proven excellent turf performance in independent trials conducted by John Neylan. Premier 3 was # 2 performer on combined turf performance statistics, and an improvement over the original Premier II. This variety has high endophyte, deep green colour, very dense tillering and strong disease tolerance. It is highly recommended for all high end sports use throughout Australia and New Zealand.



Big brother to Premier II, #2 performer in independent trials (29 grasses including Mediterranean)

Top germination speed

Strong perennial growth habit

Leading turf visual quality (#2 ranking for all turf quality)

Dense continental characteristics leading to wear tolerance

Well suited to couch or kikuyu oversowing

Excellent disease and heat tolerance.


Download a copy of the Premier 3 factsheet.

(Sowing rate per kg: 3 - 5kg/100m2)

Barorlando is a new perennial ryegrass designed for sportsfields and couch oversowing. This medium-fine leaved perennial ryegrass has excellentlive ground cover and shoot recovery after damage. Barorlando has proven high wear tolerance, topping the STRI wear recover trial. 



• Superb wear tolerance (no. 1 STRI)

• Outstanding shoot density

• Medium dark-green colour with beautiful leaf texture

• Excellent disease resistance (fusarium, red thread, rust)

• Fast shoot recovery after damage


Download a copy of the Barorlando factsheet.

RPR™ - Regenerating Perennial Ryegrass

(Sowing rate per kg: 3 - 5kg/100m2)             

Innovative regenerating perennial ryegrass (RPR™) is recognised as the first truly unique perennial ryegrass since 1836 and is in a category all on its own. RPR™ has a creeping growth habit that makes the turf wear like iron. RPR™ was also bred in a harsh climate to withstand drought very well. RPR – Reach Beyond. Beware of Imitations!


Pinnacle III 

(Sowing rate per kg: 3 - 5kg/100m2)

A third generation Pinnacle cultivar, Pinnacle III exhibits excellentturf characteristics. Pinnacle III has a deep dark green colour, very dense tillering and high endophyte along with strong overall disease resistance.

Download a copy of the Pinnacle III factsheet.    


Derby Xtreme

(Sowing rate per kg: 3 - 5kg/100m2)

Derby Xtreme is an elite fine leaf perennial ryegrass, with excellent density. Based on the latest ANTEP data 2007 & 2008, this study showed Derby Xtreme to be in the top two for overall colour *. Derby Xtreme is part of the Striker Gold program.   


Premier II

(Sowing rate per kg: 3 - 5kg/100m2)

Premier II was amongst the highest-ranking turf ryegrasses in the recent Australian ANTEP trials. Premier II is a versatile grass with an excellent dark green colour and a fine leaf blade. It forms a very dense wear tolerant turf and displays great adaptability to a wide range of soil conditions. Premier II consistently rates high in turf quality, disease resistance, density, colour and low mowing adaptability.



(Sowing rate per kg: 2.5 - 5kg/100m2)

Heritage Seeds Sportsfield Turf Ryegrass is a versatile continental grass suited to a wide range of climates throughout Australia and New Zealand.

Sportsfield Turf Ryegrass is a cost-effective variety which establishes quickly to allow areas back into play in short periods of time. It has good shade tolerance and is well suited for winter oversowing of sportsfield surfaces.

Sportsfield Turf Ryegrass can be used by itself in a monostand for oversowing Bermudagrass or kikuyu-based sports ovals in schools and council municipalities.


Download a copy of the Sportsfield factsheet.