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Author(s):Duff, D. T.
Author Affiliation:Assoc. Professor, Plant and Soil Science Dept., University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI.
Title:Disagreement Arises Over Variants of Annual Bluegrass
Source:URI Turfgrass Research Review. Vol. 3, No. 1, March 1978, p. 1-3.
Publishing Information:Kingston, RI: Rhode Island Cooperative Extension Service, Univ. of Rhode Island.
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Poa annua; Variety trials; Biotypes; Heat resistance; Quality evaluation; Poa annua var. reptans; Poa annua var. annua; Poa annua turf
Abstract/Contents:Studies of Poa annua, annual bluegrass, show great diversity in the species. Improved strains may be obtained which show promise as a future turfgrass in opposition to annual bluegrass as a turf weed. "At this point, our studies have demonstrated the great diversity within Poa annua; confirmed the latent ability of the grass to produce quality turf as has been postulated by others; reaffirmed earlier work showing that all Poa annua is not inherently shallow rooted; and demonstrated that all Poa annua is not any more susceptible to heat stress than other grasses used to produce quality turf."
Language:English
References:11
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ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Duff, D. T. 1978. Disagreement Arises Over Variants of Annual Bluegrass. URI turfgrass Res. Rev. 3(1):p. 1-3.
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