Top variety for superb aesthetic appearance!

  • Exceptional drought tolerance, minimal irrigation required!
  • High rust and leaf spot resistance.
  • Outstanding cleanness of cut, attractive appearance.
  • Excellent wear tolerance.
  • Multi-purpose application.
  • Atlantic climate
  • Nordic climate
  • Continental climate
  • Mediterranean climate

Barimpala achieves the best performance in terms of turf characteristics and heat and drought tolerance. It performs excellently in summer with both high and low maintenance. This variety is perfectly suited for various purposes. Due to its high resistance to various rust diseases and leaf spot disease, it maintains its beautiful colour. Blending extremely well with other species, Barimpala in a mixture will guarantee a superb aesthetic appearance.


Barimpala is a versatile Poa pratensis variety suitable for:

  • Ornamental lawns
  • General landscaping
  • Turf production
  • Sport
    • golf courses: tees and fairways
    • cricket grounds and tennis courts
    • football and rugby pitches


Medium-dark green coloured medium-fi ne leaves.


Partner varieties in mixtures
Barimpala has been extensively tested in private trials at Barenbrug Research in the Netherlands, France and Eastern Europe. In addition, mixture trials at Landlab (Italy) showed Barimpala to be in optimal synergy with Festuca arundinacea Barlexas II. For
landscape, fairway and tee applications, Barimpala mixes well with all Festuca rubra and Lolium perenne species, and in warm dry areas preferably with drought-tolerant varieties such as Bardiva (Frc) and Bartwingo or Barlennium (Lp).


Additional features

Additional features Barimpala

Poa pratensis
Seeds per gram
Optimal pH range
5.8 - 7.5
Salt tolerance
Maintenance required
Shade tolerance
Water requirement
Thatch build-up
Wear tolerance
Speed of establishment
Fineness of leaves
Self recovery capacity
Fast green up after winter
Colour darkness
Tolerance to leaf spot
Tolerance to rust
Less irrigation required
Less fertilizer required
Less frequent mowing possible
Poa pratensis

Smooth stalked meadow grass is generally characterized as the “concrete base” of your turf grass system. Thanks to its extraordinarily good wear tolerance the presence of this grass species is more than welcome in a turf mixture for sports.

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