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Author(s):Karnok, Keith J.
Author Affiliation:Department of Agronomy, University of Georgia-Athens
Title:The seasonal root growth of two warm season and two cool season turfgrasses
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Source:1987-1988 Turfgrass Research Report [Georgia]. 1988, p. 31-32.
# of Pages:2
Publishing Information:Griffin, GA: University of Georgia Department of Plant Pathology
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Agrostis stolonifera; Cultivar evaluation; Cynodon dactylon; Cynodon transvaalensis; Eremochloa ophiuroides; Festuca arundinacea; Root growth; Shoot growth; Soil temperature
Cultivar Names:Common; Penncross; Kentucky 31; Tifgreen
Abstract/Contents:Presents research conducted at the University of Georgia "to determine the long term seasonal root and shoot growth characteristics of several turfgrasses." Details the materials and methods used in the study, stating that "four turfgrass species are being evaluated. They include: 'Penncross' creeping bentgrass, 'Tifgreen' bermudagrass, 'Kentucky 31' tall fescue, and 'Common' centipedegrass." Reports that "root initiation and elongation occurred at soil temperatures as low as 40°F at the 4" [inch] depth."
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Karnok, K. J. 1988. The seasonal root growth of two warm season and two cool season turfgrasses. Turfgrass Pathol. Res. Rep. p. 31-32.
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