Agrostis stolonifera* (Creeping bentgrass)

Formerly known as Agrostis palustris. Cool season, stoloniferous perennial, sometimes with short rhizomes. Grows well in moist sites and can tolerate acidic conditions well. Widely adapted throughout the U.S. Used for pastures, meadows and irrigated areas. Most often used for lawns and especially golf course putting greens.

area of adaptation

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INFORMATION & ATTRIBUTES

Family: Poaceae

Duration: Perennial

Growth Habit: Graminoid

Native Status: Introduced

Season: Cool season

Growth Form: Bunchgrass

Mature Height: 12-24 in.

Annual Precipitation: 32 in.

Drought Tolerance: No

Shade Tolerance:

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Wetland Indicator Status: FAC

Fire Resistance:

Fire Tolerance:

SOIL ADAPTATION

Coarse Texture: No

Medium Texture: Yes

Fine Texture: No

Salinity Tolerance:

CaCO3 Tolerance:

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SEEDING NOTES

Seeds per Pound: 6,400,000

Seeding Rate:  PLS lbs/acre

Season: Spring/Summer/Fall

Days to Germination:


VARIETIES

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