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L-93

Widely adapted classic creeping bent grass!

• Dense, upright growth
• Fine texture
• Aggressive establishment
• Excellent winter hardiness
• Highly adaptable to wide range of mowing heights
• Rich dark green colour
• Superb cool weather colour retention and spring green up

  • Atlantic climate
  • Nordic climate
  • Continental climate
  • Mediterranean climate

L-93 is gracing greens, tees and fairways of top golf courses worldwide. Its reputation for being dark, dense and aggressive has given it a great reputation in creeping bentgrasses.

 

Why L-93?

  • Dense, upright growth
  • Fine texture
  • Aggressive establishment
  • Excellent winter hardiness
  • Highly adaptable to wide range of mowing heights
  • Rich dark green colour
  • Superb cool weather colour retention and spring green up


Origin
L-93 is bred by Jacklin Seeds (USA).


Colour
Medium light green turf type.


Characteristics of the cultivar
L-93 is a dense, up right growing creeping bentgrass, with a fine leaf texture. The variety is well knownbecause of its fast establishment and high capacity to withstand cold winters. L93 is a versatile bent grass exhibiting outstanding turf quality on greens, tees andfairways which is due to a rich dark green colour that is retained very well until late autumn. In spring L-93 is able to green up very fast.

 

 

 

Sowing and maintenance

Seeding rates:
L-93 is recommended to be used in pure stands and creeping bentgrass blends. For new courses L-93 should be seeded at 5 - 7 gr/ m2. For overseeding a sowing rate of 2 - 5 gr/m2 should be applied. Mowing height L-93 requires frequent mowing and should be mowed at a low height.

 

Recommended mowing heights are:
Greens      2.5 - 6 mm
Tees          6 - 10 mm
Fairways    10 - 12 mm


Watering
After seeding and establishing L-93 prefers deep watering early in the morning.

Composition
Variety
Species
 
100%
Agrostis stolonifera
Specifications
Seeding rate:
5 - 7 gr/ m2
Overseeding rate
2 - 5 gr/m2
Recommended mowing heights
:
Greens
2.5 - 6 mm
Tees
6 - 10 mm
Fairways
10 - 12 mm
Speed of establishment
Colour darkness
Green up after winter
Fineness of leaves
Fusarium resistance
Resistance to dollarspot
Less irrigation required
Less fertilizer required
Salt tolerance
Agrostis stolonifera

Creeping bentgrass forms stolons which gives the specie an aggressive growth. It has a high susceptibility to turf diseases and it is in need of an intensive maintenance program to keep the turf quality on an acceptable level. 

 

 

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