Barenbrug Sportsfield turf ryegrass is a versatile continental grass suited to a wide range of climates, throughout Australia and New Zealand. It is a cost-effective variety which establishes quickly to allow areas back into play, after a short period of time. It has good shade tolerance and is well suited for winter oversowing of sports field surfaces.
Sportsfield turf ryegrass can be used by itself in a mono-stand for oversowing Bermudagrass or Kikuyu-based sports ovals in schools and council municipalities. It has excellent continental ryegrass parentage exhibiting high ratings across a range of important categories. Sportsfield turf ryegrass also has excellent turf quality, wear tolerance, disease resistance, density, colour, and mowability.
Key features of Sportsfield turf ryegrass
- High disease resistance
- Fast germination (5−7 days)
- Good winter wear tolerance
- Fine-leafed, dense turf characteristics
Key benefits of Sportsfield turf ryegrass
- Cost effective
- Attractive dark green colour