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Author(s):Duble, Richard L.
Author Affiliation:Extension Turfgrass Specialist, Texas A&M University
Title:[Proper site preparation and selection of adapted turfgrass]
Article Series:Specifications for turfgrass establishment, part 1
Source:Texas Turfgrass. Vol. 40, No. 2, Summer 1987, p. 20-26.
# of Pages:7
Publishing Information:College Station, TX: Texas Turfgrass Association, Inc., 1003 Howe
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Establishment; Site preparation; Selection; Cultivation; Soil modification; Grading; Cynodon; Stenotaphrum; Zoysia; Eremochloa ophiuroides; Bouteloua dactyloides; Axonopus affinis; Paspalum notatum; Festuca arundinacea; Lolium perenne; Environment; Agrostis stolonifera
Abstract/Contents:"Successful establishment of a turfgrass on a lawn, park, golf course or other site involves four critical steps - 1) proper site preparation, 2) selection of an adapted turfgrass, 3) planting the turfgrass and 4) post planting care and maintenance." Includes tables on selection criteria for turfgrasses for 1) lawns, parks and cemeteries, 2) golf courses and athletic fields, 3) roadsides, airports, golf course roughs and other minimum use areas.
See Also:See also modified version "Specifications for turfgrass establishment", PLANTanswers, [198x], p. [1-10] R=158978 R=158978

See also part 2 "[Planting the turfgrass and post planting care and maintenance]" 40(3) Fall 1987, p. 8-11, R=11201. R=11201
Note:Reprint appears in Quarterly News Bulletin of the Southern Turfgrass Association, 22(2) Summer 1987, p. 9-13, 20
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See Also:Other items relating to: GROWIN
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Duble, R. L. 1987. [Proper site preparation and selection of adapted turfgrass]. Tex. Turfgrass. 40(2):p. 20-26.
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