Barsignum

Very fine leaved dark green perennial rye grass

  • Superb aesthetic appearance with fine leaves.
  • Exceptional fineness of leaves.
  • Close mowing tolerance down to 5 mm as a mono culture.
  • Outstanding cleanness of cut, attractive appearance.
  • Excellent wear tolerance.
  • Excellent winter hardiness.
  • Multipurpose application.
  • Nordic climate
  • Continental climate
  • Atlantic climate
  • Mediterranean climate

Barsignum achieves the best performance in terms of fine turf characteristics. The variety has a superb fineness of leaves, similar to red fescues and outstanding tolerance to close mowing, up to 5 mm. This variety is perfectly suited for use in all turf situations, from very fine to heavy wear. Blending extremely well with other fine species such as red fescues and bent grasses, Barsignum in a mixture will guarantee a superb aesthetic appearance.

 

Application
Barsignum is a versatile perennial being suitable for:

  • Ornamental lawns
  • General landscaping
  • Turf production
  • Sport
    • golfcourses: tees, fairways and overseeding greens
    • cricket and tennis courts
    • football and rugby pitches

 

Colour
Medium-dark colored leaves, being slightly darker than Bargold.

 

Partner varieties in mixtures
Barsignum was extensively tested in private trials at Hohenheim University in Germany. Due to the fineness of leaves Barsignum the trials in Germany showed up a perfect combination with all Festuca rubra species and with the finer leaved Poa pratensis varieties such as Barhelene.

 

Additional features

Additional features Barsignum

Specifications
Species
Lolium perenne
Seeds per gram
700
Optimal pH range
5.8 - 7.4
Huminidy
medium
Salt tolerance
medium
Maintenance required
medium
Rhizomes/Stolons/Tufted
Tufted
Shade tolerance
average
Water requirement
medium
Thatch build-up
low
Wear tolerance
Speed of establishment
Ornamental value (Fineness of leaves)
Self recovery capacity
Fast green up after winter
Colour darkness
Disease tolerance
Less irrigation required
Less fertilizer required
Less frequent mowing possible
Cool temperature germination
Winterhardiness
Lolium perenne

Perennial ryegrass is one of the most important and widely used turf grasses. It exhibits rapid establishment, good tillering ability, excellent response to nitrogen and an outstanding capacity to recover after damage.

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