• Tall Fescue Shade Cultivar Evaluation Trial

    Horticulture Research Station

    Tall Fescue Shade Cultivar Evaluation Trial

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This is the initial establishment data from field trials of tall fescue growing in natural shade conditions. This is a National Turfgrass Evaluation Program (NTEP) ancillary trial, and is being conducted at several research stations in the United States. It contains 132 seeded cultivars, including a number of new experimental cultivars. Iowa State is home to both a traffic tolerance and shade setting of this trial.

Keywords: Turfgrass

How to Cite: Lindsey, A , Thoms, A , Pease, B & Christians, N . (2019) “Tall Fescue Shade Cultivar Evaluation Trial”, Iowa State University Research and Demonstration Farms Progress Reports. 2018(1).




Published on
26 Apr 2019