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Web URL(s):https://www.ipaustralia.gov.au/sites/g/files/net856/f/journals/pvj_vol_16_4.pdf#page=411
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Content Type:Registration statement
Author(s):Loch, D. S.; Roche, M. B.
Author Affiliation:DPI Redlands Park, Cleveland, QLD
Title:Couchgrass (Cynodon dactylon) 'TL1'
Section:Description: Cynodon dactylon, couchgrass
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Source:Plant Varieties Journal. Vol. 16, No. 4, 2003, p. 411-415.
# of Pages:5
Publishing Information:[Canberra, Australia: Australian Government Publishing Service]
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Australian Turfgrass Evaluation Programme; Breeding program; Comparisons; Cultivar profile; Cynodon dactylon
Cultivar Names:TL1
Abstract/Contents:Presents a registration statement by the Australian Government on 'TL1' couchgrass Cynodon dactylon. Notes that the title holder is Tropical Lawns Pty Ltd. Details the origin and breeding of the study, stating that "chance seedling: observed in about 1989 as a distinctly coarser textured, densely matting, darker green mutant bermuda grass plant growing among the hybrid 'Tifgreen' on the eighth green at the Townsville Creek Golf Course." Reports the selection criteria "exceptionally short stolon internodes resulting in extremely tight knit stolon mat." Concludes that the most similar varieties that were identified include 'Plateau' and 'Riley's Super Sport'.
Note:Grant surrendered appears in Plant Varieties Journal, 26(1) Quarter One 2013, p. 305
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Loch, D. S., and M. B. Roche. 2003. Couchgrass (Cynodon dactylon) 'TL1'. Plant Varieties Journal. 16(4):p. 411-415.
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