Villa Alegre - Tract A
August 17, 2009
A. Compost shall be Back-to-Earth composed freeze-defoliated cotton burrs. Apply 1" layer to amend soil and top mulch with W' layer as per Execution Section.. Available from: Soil Mender Products, LP 3071 Hwy. 86 Tulia, TX 79088 800-441-2498 Fax: 806-627-4277
Exact feltilizer mix may be altered to reflect results of soil analysis, but for purposes of bidding Fertilome New Lawn Starter 9-13-7 or approved equal shall be used. Apply at a rate of 30 pounds per 1000 square feet.
Super absorber shall be a cross-linked polyacrylamide. Polyacrylate materials are not acceptable. Polyacrylamide or Terra-Sorb HB shall be applied at the rate of three pounds per 1,000 square feet. Sources for these materials are:
Western Polyacrylamide, Inc. P.O. Box 790 Castle Rock, CO 80104 (303) 688-3814
American Excelsior Co. 4019 Edith Blvd., NE Albuquerque, NM 87107 (505) 345-7807
MULCH AND TACKIFIER
The tackifier shall be a colloidal polysaccharide or grain starch tackifier. The tackifier shall be homogeneous within the unit package. It shall have no growth or germination inhibiting factors and be nontoxic. It shall be dry mixed with the mulch at a rate of lIb. per six cubic feet of mulch.
B. The mulch shall consist of composted organic cotton burrs applied at a rate of inch layer evenly across seeded areas.
Native Grass Seeding