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SR 5130 chewings fescue turf is the culmination of years of cooperative research. SR 5130 traces its origins back to twelve clones selected at Rutgers University for its improved turf performance, including color, density, stress and disease resistance. Progeny of those clones were then further screened for higher seed yield, color and improved stress and disease resistance.
General Fine Fescue Characteristics
Growth Habit: Bunch, creeping and/or spreading low, slow growing
Blade: 1-2 mm., needle-like tip
Adaptations and Use
SR 5130 is an excellent component for many turf grass mixes with perennial
ryegrass, other fine fescues, Kentucky bluegrasses and bentgrasses. Under
medium and high maintenance conditions SR 5130 forms a fine, dense,
low-growing turf that tolerates close mowing. Its lower growth form and stress tolerance makes it an appropriate low maintenance choice.
4-6 lbs./1,000 sq. ft.
Germination: 4-8 days under ideal conditions
First limited use: 3 weeks depending on condition
Scale 1-9, where 9 = best or most pronounced