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Web URL(s):http://www.internationalgrasslands.org/files/igc/publications/2008/multifunctional-grasslands-vol-2.pdf#page=293
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Author(s):Nelson, L. R.; Crowder, Jimmy
Author Affiliation:Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, Overton, Texas
Title:Breeding to adapt annual ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum Lam.) from a forage to a dwarf turfgrass for overseeding sports fields
Section:Grasslands/rangelands production systems: Amenity and conservation turf and turf-grass
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Meeting Info.:Hohhot, China: June 29-July 5, 2008
Source:XXI International Grassland Congress and VIII International Rangeland Congress: Multifunctional Grasslands in a Changing World. Vol. 2, 2008, p. 293.
# of Pages:1
Publishing Information:Guangzhou, China: Guangdong People's Publishing House
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Cultivar evaluation; Dwarf cultivars; Growth analysis; Lolium multiflorum; Overseeding; Variety trials
Abstract/Contents:Presents a study on "slower growing and dwarf-type annual ryegrass plants to determine their potential as turfgrass." States the materials and methods used during the study, reporting that "eighteen dwarf stature plants exhibiting a high number of tillers and narrow leaves were selected and transplanted into an isolation block." Includes a table with the results of the cultivars tested, indicating the suitability of each variety according to quality, color, and height. Concludes that "this program has resulted in the release of the cultivars Panterra in 2003 and Axcella 2 in 2006."
Language:English
References:0
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ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Nelson, L. R., and J. Crowder. 2008. Breeding to adapt annual ryegrass (Lolium multiflorum Lam.) from a forage to a dwarf turfgrass for overseeding sports fields. p. 293. In XXI International Grassland Congress and VIII International Rangeland Congress: Multifunctional Grasslands in a Changing World. Hohhot, China: June 29-July 5, 2008. Guangzhou, China: Guangdong People's Publishing House.
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