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Agronomy Journal Abstract -

Evaluation of Cool-Season Turfgrasses Alone and In Mixtures1


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  1. Vol. 51 No. 10, p. 597-600
    Received: Mar 12, 1959

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  1. F. V. Juska and
  2. A. A. Hanson



A mixture of 75% Merion Kentucky blue-grass with 25% red fescue and mixtures of common Kentucky bluegrass with red fescue produced a higher quality turf in 1958 than either of the bluegrasses seeded alone. Merion seeded alone was superior to mixtures of Merion-common and Merion-red fescue the first 4 years, 1954–57, after which this variety was seriously injured by stripe smut.

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