Curlex From American Excelsior

Curlex is the leading excelsior blanket manufactured today. The fibers are consistent throughout the roll, helping to give uniform re-vegetation. Curlex brand excelsior blanket comes in various sizes and netting configurations. Below are the sizes and types that Newsom Seed carries.

Curlex Single Net (Curlex I) A specific cut of Great Lakes Aspen curled wood excelsior with 80% six-inch fibers or greater fiber length. It shall be of consistent thickness, with fibers evenly distributed throughout the entire area of the blanket. The top of each blanket shall be covered with a biodegradable netting. Material shall not contain any weed seed or chemical additives.

Recommended Use: Slopes to 2:1, Channel to 7 ft/s, shear stress to 1.75 lb./sf
Standard Weight: .73 lb/sy
Netting: Green
Color Natural Aspen


Production Description & Specifications      Tech Sheet

4' x 112.5' roll with green netting on one side
450 sf per roll / 50 sy per roll / 97 rolls per acre
8' x 112.50' roll with green netting on one side
900 sf per roll / 100 sy per roll / 49 rolls per acre



Curlex Double Net (Curlex II) A specific cut of Great Lakes Aspen curled wood excelsior with 80% six-inch fibers or greater fiber length. It shall be of consistent thickness, with fibers evenly distributed throughout the entire area of the blanket. The top & bottom of each blanket shall be covered with a biodegradable netting. Material shall not contain any weed seed or chemical additives.


Available by Special Order


Recommended Use: Slopes to 1.5:1, Channel to 9 ft/s, shear stress to 2.25 lb./sf
Standard Weight: .73 lb/sy
Netting: Green
Color Natural Aspen


Production Description & Specifications      Tech Sheet

4' x 112.5' roll with green netting on top & bottom
450 sf per roll / 50 sy per roll / 97 rolls per acre
8' x 112.5' roll with green netting on top & bottom
900 sf per roll / 100 sy per roll / 49 rolls per acre

American Excelsior