ASP0113 Perennial Ryegrass

Description

Exceptional leaf texture, superior density, improved mowing quality and a genetic dark green color combine to give ASP0113 the ultimate in turf quality. ASP0113 is a new, elite perennial ryegrass in the ASP lineup that was developed using multiple cycles of selection from superior genetics and incorporates germplasm derived from one of our top performing NTEP variety’s, ASP6003. One key characteristic of ASP0113 is exceptional turf density which is achieved by this varieties aggressive tillering activity. A complete disease package makes ASP0113 a variety that will perform in a wide variety of climatic conditions from permanent plantings in northern regions to overseeding areas of the south.

Uses

  • Commercial/Residential lawns
  • Athletic fields
  • Golf courses
  • Recreation areas
  • Parks/Cemeteries
  • Sod production
  • Winter overseeding (golf/athletic fields/lawns)

Management

Planting Rate

  • (new): 6-10 lbs./1000 square feet
  • (existing): 4-5 lbs./1000 square feet
  • (overseeding): 10-30+ lbs./1000 square feet

Planting Dates

  • (spring): March-May
  • (fall): August-September

Soil pH: 5.5-7.5

Mowing Height: 1-2 inches; will tolerate heights down to 0.125 inch under proper management (golf greens).

Fertility: 3-7 lbs. N/year (refer to soil test for exact amounts needed).

TEST RESULTS

TURFGRASS QUALITY RATINGS
Perennial Ryegrass Cultivars
Verboort, OR 2010 Data
Ratings 1-99=Best
ASP01137.3
Applaud6.4
Fiesta 46.1
Mach 15.0
Pinnacle4.2
Manhattan2.6
LSD0.6
GENETIC COLOR RATINGS
Tall Fescue Cultivars
Lewisburg, PA 2010 Data
Ratings 1-99=Dark Green
ASP01137.8
Applaud5.3
Fiesta 45.3
Mach 15.3
Pinnacle3.9
Manhattan3.0
LSD0.7
TURFGRASS QUALITY RATINGS
Perennial Ryegrass Cultivars
Lewisburg, PA 2010 Data
Ratings 1-99=Best
ASP01136.9
Applaud5.1
Fiesta 44.8
Mach 14.4
Manhattan3.3
Pinnacle2.1
LSD0.5
DENSITY RATINGS
Perennial Ryegrass Cultivars
Lewisburg, PA 2010 Data
Ratings 1-99=Max Density
ASP01137.2
Mach 15.7
Fiesta 45.4
Applaud5.3
Pinnacle3.1
Manhattan1.4
LSD Value0.6
GENETIC COLOR RATINGS
Perennial Ryegrass Cultivars
2011-12 Data, NCSU Overseeding Trial
Ratings 1-99=Dark Green
ASP01137.6
ASP1001GL7.5
Pizzazz 27.4
Blazer 46.9
Southern Eagle6.8
PhD6.6
LSD0.17
LEAF TEXTURE RATINGS
Perennial Ryegrass Cultivars
2011-12 Data, NCSU Overseeding Trial
Ratings 1-99=Very Fine
Southern Eagle7.2
Pangea GLR7.2
ASP01137.0
ASP60047.0
Pizzazz 27.0
Blazer 47.0
LSD0.48

 
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