Sandrine

Excellent summer performance

  • Very good summer behaviour.
  • Quick establishment.
  • Medium green colour.
  • Atlantic climate
  • Nordic climate
  • Continental climate
  • Mediterranean climate
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Specifications
Species
Festuca rubra co
Seeds per gram
1,000
Optimal pH range
5.5 - 6.8
Huminidy
low
Salt tolerance
weak
Maintenance required
low
Rhizomes/Stolons/Tufted
tufted
Shade tolerance
good
Water requirement
low/medium
Thatch build-up
high
Speed of establishment
Fineness of leaves
Self recovery capacity
Colour darkness
Fast green up after winter
Fusarium resistance
Resistance to dollar spot
Resistance to red thread
Less irrigation required
Less nitrogen required
Less frequent mowing possible
Germination energy at low temperature
Festuca rubra commut

Chewings fescue is a high ornamental fine fescue with high recovery after winter. It is showing a nice green colour in spring. It keeps on growing into late autumn as well. Apart from its use in lawns and parks its major application can be found in golf greens in the Northwestern part of Europe. 

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