Chipper Turf Tall Fescue

  • Dark green color
  • Fine leaf blade
  • Excellent disease resistance
  • Improved drought tolerance
  • Improved heat tolerance

Entered into the latest National Trials (NTEP), Chipper has exhibited excellent performance in every region of the country, including the Northeast, Midwest, the Transition Zone and the Southeast.

Chipper has excellent turf density, a very dark green genetic color, a very fine leaf texture, and excellent disease resistance. Chipper had one of the best ratings for resistance to Brown Patch in the latest NTEP.

This low maintenance turfgrass also exhibited excellent wearability in NTEP’s Traffic Stress trials.

Chipper is well adapted to a wide range of climatic conditions including full sun, partial shade, heat, drought and high humidity.

MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY
RATINGS OF TALL FESCUE CULTIVARS
Ames, IA 2004 Data
NAME MEAN
Fidelity 7.4
Quest 7.3
Rembrandt 7.3
Chipper (MRF 211) 7.2
Rebel Exeda 7.2
Biltmore 7.1
Rendition 7.0
LSD Value 0.8
MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY
RATINGS OF TALL FESCUE CULTIVARS
Raleigh, NC 2003
NAME MEAN
Chipper (MRF 211) 6.1
Falcon IV 6.0
2nd Millennium 5.9
Millennium 5.8
Rebel Sentry 5.8
Masterpiece 5.6
Titan LTD. 5.3
LSD Value 3.8
MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY
RATINGS OF TALL FESCUE CULTIVARS
Blackburg, VA 2003 Data
NAME MEAN
Falcon IV 6.6
Chipper (MRF 211) 6.3
Olympic Gold 6.2
Jaguar 3 6.1
Plantation 6.1
Millennium 5.9
Rebel Sentry 5.7
LSD Value 1.3
MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY
RATINGS OF TALL FESCUE CULTIVARS
Carbondale, IL 2004 Data
NAME MEAN
Davinci 7.3
Cochise III 7.1
Chipper (MRF 211) 7.0
Barrera 6.8
Jaguar 3 6.7
Quest 6.6
Pure Gold 6.1
LSD Value 0.7

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