SEDUM TURF

SEDUM TURF HELPS CREATES GREEN SPACES IN ANY ENVIRONMENT

Sedum Turf is grown outdoors at Eagle Lake Professional Landscape Supply’s farm east of Strathmore, Alberta. Sedum Turf is composed of a broad selection of Sedums grown on a biodegradable coconut fibre and soil base. Sedum species are selected to create a diverse, vibrant and locally hardy palette.
*Sedum blends contain a minimum of 10 Sedum species. Sedum varieties will vary based on seasonal availability.

DISCOVER THE BENEFITS OF SEDUM TURF

Pre-grown and as easy to install as landscape turf, this product can also be cut into pieces for in-between rocks and other garden applications. Urban Sedum Turf is grown with soil on a coconut fibre mat for ease of handling and installation.

Many Sedums will flower from late spring through fall in a succession of different colours. Sedum flowers attract butterflies, bees, and other pollinating insects. The dried stems are often used by birds for nest building material.

Turf Sedums Spec Sheet

Installation 

  • Similar Installation process to conventional sod
  • Prepare a base of top soil. Wet soil before installation and apply a starter fertilizer
  • Weed top soil thoroughly prior to installation
  • Simply lay pieces on ground, lay pieces tight together and stagger joints where possible
  • Water heavily to the point of run off every couple of days for 2-3 weeks after installation
  • Install from May to October at grade for best results. No later than August 15th on Green Roofs
  • Plant in full to part sun locations, Sedum Turf is not appropriate for shady locations
  • If planting in areas with foot traffic it is recommended to provide a walkway
  • Avoid plant in areas that will receive significant foot traffic during the winter*

*Sedums will tolerate light and occasional foot traffic but will not tolerate any winter foot traffic.

Maintenance

  • After establishment: Water only occasionally in cases of drought
  • Bi-weekly hand weeding is recommended. Do not use broad leaf pesticides.

In early Spring before growth starts:

  • Mow with lawn mower set at 2” height on mulch setting
  • After mowing apply slow release fertilizer in +/- 10-10-10 range – we sell an appropriate product

Mid-Summer:

  • Mow with lawn mower set at 2” height on mulch setting to keep height down and maintain the diversity of varieties.

Sedum Turf Data 

Each 53cm x 53cm or 20 ¾” x 20 ¾” (3 square foot) piece of Sedum Turf comes 95% pre-grown. The soil base has an average thickness of 1” or 2cm – 3cm and weighs 2Kg (4.5lbs) per square foot fully saturated. Sedum Turf is cut to order and is shipped with pieces stacked on a pallet, with a full pallet holding 240 square feet.

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