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Author(s):Kurtz, Kent
Author Affiliation:Historian, Sports Turf Managers Association
Title:Bermudagrass - worldly, wily, wonderful weed
Column Name:Doc's dugout - an inning from our past
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Source:STMA News Online. May 2005, p. [1-4].
# of Pages:4
Publishing Information:Lawrence, KS: Sports Turf Managers Association
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Cynodon dactylon; Turfgrass profile; Geographical distribution; History
Abstract/Contents:Profiles bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon) as "the leading warm season grass for sports turf in the United States." Provides a history of bermudagrass "from its long forgotten start in tropical Africa or the Indo-Malaysian area" to its introduction to America. Notes that "the economic wonder of this weed is an American success story."
See Also:Original version appears in Economic Botany, Vol. 20, No. 1, January-March 1966, p. 94-97. R=99023 R=99023
Note:"In 1966 [William R. Kneebone] published this treatise"
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Kurtz, K. 2005. Bermudagrass - worldly, wily, wonderful weed. STMA News Online. p. [1-4].
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