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Web URL(s):https://www.ipaustralia.gov.au/sites/g/files/net856/f/journals/pvj_vol_16_4.pdf#page=251
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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)'JT1'
Section:Descriptions: Cynodon dactylon, couchgrass
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Source:Plant Varieties Journal. Vol. 16, No. 4, 2003, p. 251-255.
# 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; Species trials
Cultivar Names:JT1
Abstract/Contents:Presents a registration statement by the Australian Government on 'JT1' couchgrass Cynodon dactylon. Notes that the title holder is Jimboomba Turf Company Pty Ltd. Details the origin and breeding of the cultivar, stating that "spontaneous mutation or chance seedling: discovered in the mid-1900s as superior plant growing in a commercial field of 'Common' Cynodon dactylon on Jimboomba Turf." Mentions the selection criteria: "vigorous lateral spread, high shoot density and turf quality, low inflorescence numbers, and darker green colour [color]." Concludes that the most similar varieties that were identified include: 'Riley's Evergreen', 'FLoraTeX, C1 (marked Legend), 'Hatfield', and 'Common'.
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Loch, D. S., and M. B. Roche. 2003. Couchgrass (Cynodon dactylon)'JT1'. Plant Varieties Journal. 16(4):p. 251-255.
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