Bartwingo

Hard wearing perennial ryegrass for continental and southern Europe

  • Intermediate/dark green colour in turf.
  • Excellent recovery from damage.
  • Very dense and strong turf on sports fields.
  • Medium fine leaves.
  • Excellent rust resistance.
  • High tolerance to red thread.
  • Bred in southern France resulting in excellent adaptation to the Mediterranean climate.
    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.