No.1 rated, exceptionally fine and dense
Ideal for golf greens in mixture with Festuca rubra commutata and Festuca rubra litoralis. Does best under relatively poor growth conditions. Over-fertilising, over-watering and compact or waterlogged soil will result in displacement of the species by annual meadow grass.
Latin name: Agrostis capillaris
Germination: 2-3 weeks
Shoot density: 400-600
Cutting height: Normal: 4-12mm;
Growth: Creeping mainly
• Leaves matt green and broadest at base, gradually narrowing to a fine tip
• Leaf with parallel venation, no keel. Upper surface and lower surface of similar appearance
• Leaf rolled in shoot • Ligule short, truncated, 0.5-2.0mm long
• Short rhizomes, to a lesser degree, stolons
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