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Content Type:Abstract or Summary only
Author(s):Folck, Amanda; Bigelow, Cale; Jiang, Yiwei; Patton, Aaron J.
Author Affiliation:Folck: Presenting Author and Purdue University; Bigelow, Jiang and Patton: Purdue University
Title:Seedling germination rate differences among Kentucky bluegrass cultivars
Section:Turfgrass management and ecology poster (includes student competition)
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Meeting Info.:Baltimore, Maryland: November 6-9, 2022
Source:ASA, CSSA, SSSA International Annual Meeting. 2022, p. 141955.
Publishing Information:[Madison, Wisconsin]: [American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America]
# of Pages:1
Abstract/Contents:"Kentucky bluegrass (Poa prantesis L.) is the most widely used cool-season turfgrass in athletic fields, but it is slow to germinate from seed. The objective of this experiment was to determine the germination rate among several Kentucky bluegrass cultivars. Twenty-one cultivars or genotypes were tested with seed stored at 4┬░C for >2 weeks prior to germination tests. Standard germination tests using blotter paper, petri dishes, and a seed incubator set at alternating 25/15┬░C (day/night) temperatures and an 8 h d-1 photoperiod were used for the test, consistent with the recommendations of the Association of Official Seed Analysts. The germination test lasted 28 d, and the blotter paper was moistened with a 0.2% KNO3 solution as needed every 2-3 d. Each cultivar was tested with four replications and two separate seed lots. Germination was most rapid among the experimental genotype PST-T15-44 and the commercial cultivar After Midnight, as they took the fewest days to reach 50% germination in only 7.9 or 8.8 d, respectively. Cultivars Tirem and Volt required >12 d in both runs to reach 50% germination (12.0 to 13.7 d). These results point to a 5 d to 6 d difference in germination, depending on the cultivar a turf manager selects. By identifying rapidly germinating cultivars, it may be possible for athletic field managers to repair damaged turf areas more quickly in between events."
Language:English
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Note:"371"
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Reprint appears in Golf Course Management 91(5), May 2023, p. 71
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Folck, A., C. Bigelow, Y. Jiang, and A. J. Patton. 2022. Seedling germination rate differences among Kentucky bluegrass cultivars. Agron. Abr. p. 141955.
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