ASP 6002 Perennial Ryegrass

  • Exceptional Dark Green Color
  • Heat and Cold Tolerant
  • Survives Snow and Icy Conditions
  • NTEP tested
  • Turf Quality and Disease Tested in Oregon and Pennsylvania
  • Gray Leaf Spot Resistance

ASP6002 Turf Type Perennial Ryegrass has a very dark green genetic color and forms a dense attractive turf. This variety is particularly adapted to areas having hot humid summers and extended cold winters.

ASP6002 is highly resistant to Brown Patch and Pythium, and has the ability to handle intense turf management practices. This new variety contains endophyte levels which improves resistance to environmental stress and specific insect pests.The parent lines which were incorporated into ASP6002 have survived the severe conditions of being covered with snow and ice for 70 days.

ASP6002 exhibits excellent seedling vigor and rapidly forms a high quality turf.

MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY
RATINGS OF PERENNIAL RYEGRASS CULTIVARS
University Park, PA 2005 Data
NAMEMEAN
Fiesta 47.7
ASP60027.6
Top Gun II7.5
Citation Fore6.9
Manhattan 5 GLR6.8
LSD Value0.7
MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY
RATINGS OF PERENNIAL RYEGRASS CULTIVARS
Ames, IA 2005 Data
NAMEMEAN
Pinnacle II7.9
Protege GLR7.8
ASP60027.7
Manhattan 5 GLR7.7
Fiesta 47.4
LSD Value0.7
MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY
RATINGS OF PERENNIAL RYEGRASS CULTIVARS
Blacksburg, PA 2005 Data
NAMEMEAN
Caddieshack II5.5
Top Gun II5.4
ASP60025.3
Exacta II GLR5.2
All Star 35.0
LSD Value0.7
MEAN TURFGRASS QUALITY
RATINGS OF PERENNIAL RYEGRASS CULTIVARSS
Urbana, Il 2005 Data
NAMEMEAN
Secretariat II GLR5.1
ASP60025.0
Revenge GLX5.0
All Star 34.8
Monterery 34.6
LSD Value1.3

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