Barorlando

The no.1 sports perennial at STRI!

  • Superb wear tolerance (no. 1 in Bingley).
  • Outstanding shoot density.
  • Excellent summer greenness.
  • Medium dark-green colour with beautiful leaf texture.
  • Excellent disease resistance (fusarium, red thread, rust).
  • Fast shoot recovery after damage.

    Barorlando is a new perennial rye grass for sports pitches landscape. This medium fine-leaved perennial ryegrass has excellent live ground cover and shoot recovery after damage. Its summer greenness is also very good which makes Barorlando suitable for application in warmer areas too. Barorlando is perfectly suited for use in sports and landscape turf situations, blending extremely well with wear-tolerant sports turf species such as Poa pratensis. Apart from this Barorlando does not require frequent mowing and saves you fuel and energy. Used in a mixture, Barorlando will guarantee a beautifully dense, wear tolerant turf.

     

    Application
    Barorlando is a sports-type perennial suitable for:
    Sport

    • Cricket grounds
    • Football and rugby pitches
    • Golf tees and fairways

     

    Colour and leaf texture
    Medium-dark coloured medium fine leaves.

     

    Partner varieties in mixtures
    Barorlando has been extensively tested in trials at STRI in Bingley (UK). In 2013 it has the number 1 position for Lolium perenne sports! Trials in Italy highlighted that Barorlando can also be applied in Southern Europe as long as the turf is irrigated. Barorlando can be combined perfectly with Poa pratensis varieties, such as Bariris, and that it blended well with other Lolium perenne varieties, such as Barminton and Bareuro.

     

    Additional features

    Barorlando

    Specifications
    Species
    Lolium perenne
    Seeds per gram
    700
    Optimal pH range
    5.8 - 7.4
    Huminidy
    medium
    Salt tolerance
    medium
    Maintenance required
    medium
    Rhizomes/Stolons/Tufted
    Tufted
    Shade tolerance
    average
    Water requirement
    medium
    Thatch build-up
    low
    Lolium perenne

    Perennial ryegrass  (Lolium perenne) is the grass of choice for permanent pastures. It establishes rapidly, yields well, tolerates a range of management practices and has a high nutritive value.