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Web URL(s):https://www.ipaustralia.gov.au/sites/g/files/net856/f/journals/pvj_vol_18_4.pdf#page=96
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Content Type:Registration statement
Author(s):Roche, M. B.; Loch, D. S.
Author Affiliation:Queensland Turf Research, Cleveland, QLD
Title:Couchgrass (Cynodon dactylon) 'Grand Prix'
Section:Description: Cynodon dactylon, couchgrass
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Source:Plant Varieties Journal. Vol. 18, No. 4, 2005, p. 96-104.
# of Pages:9
Publishing Information:[Canberra, Australia: Australian Government Publishing Service]
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Australian Turfgrass Evaluation Programme; Breeding program; Comparisons; Cultivar profile; Cynodon dactylon; Species trials
Abstract/Contents:Presents a registration statement from the Australian government on the 'Grand Prix' couch grass (Iynodon dactylon) and compares it to other cultivars. Mentions that 'Grand Prix' shows a reduction in thatch accumulation when compared to other cultivars. Reports that "individual seedlings, a total of 150 in number, were planted into 150 mm pots and these plants observed during 1998 and 1999. Concludes that most similar varieties of common knowledge identified were: C1, Riley's Evergreen, Winter Gem, Hatfield, and Wintergreen.
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ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Roche, M. B., and D. S. Loch. 2005. Couchgrass (Cynodon dactylon) 'Grand Prix'. Plant Varieties Journal. 18(4):p. 96-104.
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