SGT FINE FESCUE

Fairways, tees and roughs

  • SGT concept - outstanding turf perfomance with scientifically proven reductions in fertiliser, water and/or chemical inputs
  • SGT FINE FESCUE is an innovative mixture of four fine fescue species and sub-species, designed for the overseeding, divoting or construction of free-draining medium-fine turf on sites with particular drought stress.

 

  • Greens
  • Tees
  • Fairways
  • Roughs
  • Bowling Greens

MIXTURE: 

50% hard fescue

30% strong creeping red fescue

10% slender creeping red fescue

10% Chewings red fescue

 

FEATURES & BENEFITS: 

Overseeding, divoting and/or construction of a balanced blend of medium-fine turf on sites with particular drought stress.

 

  • Four fine fescue species/sub-species with hard fescue dominance to target impoverished soils with drought stress
  • Hardtop hard fescue and Barjessica strong creeping red fescue offer proven heat and drought tolerance and/or recovery from independent Landlab trials in Italy
  • Beacon hard fescue #1-ranked in GEVES French trial system and represents a new standard for the species in terms of shoot density and turf aesthetics
  • Barlineus and Barcrown #1-ranked red fescues in their respective BSPB/STRI Turfgrass Seed tables
  • Superior colour and Red Thread tolerance from all mixture components – two additional aspects of performance for low-input golf fairways

 

 

Composition
Variety
Species
30%
Beacon
Hard Fescue
30%
Barjessica
Strong creeping red fescue
20%
Hardtop
Hard fescue
10%
Barcrown
Slender creeping red fescue
10%
Barlineus
Chewings red fescue
Specifications
Sowing rate
25-35g m²
Oversowing rate
15-25g per m²
Sowing depth
8-12mm < thatch
Mowing height
Down to 7mm
Pack size
20kg
Speed of Establishment
Wear Tolerance
Close-mowing tolerance
Fineness of leaf
Speed of growth
Dark green colour
Shoot density
Low maintenance
Golf

Greenkeepers, Course Managers and Golf Course Superintendents rely on the Barenbrug Sport grass seed range designed for golf courses.

Greenkeepers, Course Managers and Golf Course Superintendents rely on the Barenbrug Sport grass seed range designed for golf courses.

Greenkeepers, Course Managers and Golf Course Superintendents rely on the Barenbrug Sport grass seed range designed for golf courses.

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