ASP6005 Perennial Ryegrass

  • Upright Growth Habit
  • Very Dark Green
  • NTEP tested
  • Turf Quality and Disease Tested in Oregon and Pennsylvania
  • Gray Leaf Spot Resistance

ASP6005 Turf Type Perennial Ryegrass is a low growing upright variety. It has an exceptional dark green color and forms a dense, fine textured turf.

This new variety has been screened for resistance to Brown Patch, Pythium, Leafspot and the Rust disease complex. ASP6005 has endophyte levels which improves resistance to environmental stress and specific insect pests.

ASP6005 performs well during the hot humid summer months as well as during cool spring and fall conditions.

ASP6005 can be planted alone or used in blends and mixtures. ASP6005 has a color and texture which are compatible with other top rated dark green, fine textured cool season turfgrasses.

MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY
RATINGS OF PERENNIAL RYEGRASS CULTIVARS
Amherst, MA 2005 Data
NAME MEAN
Protege GLR 6.3
ASP6005 6.2
Panther GLS 6.1
Manhattan 5 GLR 5.9
Palmer IV 6.9
LSD Value 0.6
MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY
RATINGS OF PERENNIAL RYEGRASS CULTIVARS
University Park, PA2005 Data
NAME MEAN
ASP6005 7.5
All Star 3 7.5
Pinnacle II 7.3
Panther GLS 7.2
Line Drive GLS 6.9
LSD 0.7
MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY
RATINGS OF PERENNIAL RYEGRASS CULTIVARS
Urbana, IL 2005 Data
NAME MEAN
Citation Fore 5.6
ASP6005 5.5
Headstart 2 5.5
Manhattan 5 GLR 5.4
Paragon GLR 5.4
LSD Value 1.3
MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY
RATINGS OF PERENNIAL RYEGRASS CULTIVARSS
Ames, IA 2005 Data
NAME MEAN
Top Gun II 7.9
Protege GLR 7.8
ASP6005 7.7
Panther GLS 7.5
Citation Fore 7.4
LSD Value 0.9

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