Site Armor ArmorGrow

Straw Blanket

Stay grounded with IKE’S SITE ARMOR ArmorGrow, a professional-grade, biodegradable straw blanket that protects grass seed on slopes and stops it from washing or blowing away—giving grass seed the chance it deserves to grow into a luxurious lawn.

DESIGNED TO PREVENT

Erosion of grass seed on slopes

SIZES AVAILABLE

Roll: 4′ x 50′

Seed not included

Product Specifications

Properties

Standard

Unit

Measurement

Weight (typical) ASTM D 6475 oz/sy 8.0
Tensile Strength ASTM D 6818 lbs/in 10.2 (MD) / 6.2 (TD)
Elongation ASTM D 6818 % 20 (MD) / 26 (TD)
Thickness ASTM D 6525 in .28
Light Penetration ASTM D 6567 % open 22
Water Absorption ASTM D 1117 % 450
Netting
Top Net Synthetic Photo-degradable
Bottom Net Synthetic Photo-degradable
Top Net Opening 0.50" x 0.50" (nominal)
Bottom Net Opening 0.50" x 0.50" (nominal)

Installation Instructions

  1. Prepare soil with application of fertilizer and grass seed.
  2. Anchor blanket at top of slope in a 6"deep x 6"wide trench.
  3. Backfill and compact the trench after staking.
  4. Unroll blankets down or horizontally across the slope.