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Author(s):Westerholt, S. R.; Riordan, T. P.
Author Affiliation:Horticulture Technician and Turfgrass Plant Breeder, Turfgrass Science Team, University of Nebraska, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources
Title:National Kentucky Bluegrass High and Low Maintenance Trial
Section:Cultivar and breeding trials
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Source:Turfgrass Research Report - 1992 [Nebraska]. 1992, p. 5-8.
# of Pages:4
Publishing Information:[Lincoln, NE]: University of Nebraska
Keywords:TIC Keywords: National Kentucky Bluegrass Test-1990 (Low Maintenance); National Kentucky Bluegrass Test-1990 (Medium-High Maintenance); Poa pratensis; Variety trials; Color; Turfgrass quality
Abstract/Contents:Describes a high maintenance Kentucky Bluegrass test which was planted in October 1991 at a seeding rate of 2 lbs./1000 sq. ft. The study was comprised of 125 entries with 3 replications. the data collected will be initiated in the spring of 1993 and the study will be rated monthly for color and quality. Additional ratings will be taken when disease or insect problems arise. Final data collections will be included in the fall of 1995 and the establishment of a new trial in will be made in the fall of 1994. Also describes a low maintenance Kentucky Bluegrass test which was planted in October 1990 at a seeding rate of 2 lbs./1000 sq. ft. The study was comprised of 95 entries with 3 replications. The data collection was initiated in the spring of 1992 and was rated monthly for color and quality. Additional ratings were collected when disease or insect problems arose. Final data collections will be concluded in the fall of 1995 and the establishment of a new trial in will be made in the fall of 1994. Most of the newly released cultivars in the low maintenance study demonstrated the best overall performance (see Table 1).
Language:English
References:0
Note:Tables
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Westerholt, S. R., and T. P. Riordan. 1992. National Kentucky Bluegrass High and Low Maintenance Trial. Turfgrass Res. Rep. Nebr. p. 5-8.
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