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Author(s):Hanna, Wayne
Author Affiliation:Geneticist, USDA, ARS, Coastal Plain Experiment Station, Tifton, GA
Title:Tifeagle bermudagrass
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Source:Texas Turfgrass. Vol. 51, No. 3, Fall 1998, p. 6-9.
# of Pages:4
Publishing Information:College Station, TX: Texas Turfgrass Association, Inc., 1003 Howe
Keywords:TIC Keywords: Cynodon; Cultivar improvement; History; Cultivar profile; Variety trials; Turfgrass quality; Seedheads; Color; Scapteriscus vicinus; Cultivar susceptibility; Thatch accumulation; Pests; Morphology; Genetic markers; Uniformity; Propagation
Cultivar Names:TifEagle; Tifdwarf; Tifgreen
Abstract/Contents:Examines the genetics of bermudagrass and presents the results of a study on TifEagle turfgrass in Georgia. The cultivar TifEagle was compared to Tifgreen and Tifdwarf for various characteristics. Discusses the results in the following areas of testing: turf quality (not overseeded), turf quality (overseeded), seed heads, color, tawny mole cricket non-preference, thatch, pests, morphological characteristics, molecular markers, turf uniformity, and propagation.
Note:Pictures, color
See Also:Other items relating to: Bermudagrasses - Ultradwarf Cultivars
ASA/CSSA/SSSA Citation (Crop Science-Like - may be incomplete):
Hanna, W. 1998. Tifeagle bermudagrass. Tex. Turfgrass. 51(3):p. 6-9.
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