Monet Tall FescueMonet Tall fescue tied for # 1 of 113 for overall turf quality in the 2009 NTEP trials. It is also highly ranked for traffic stress, fine leaf texture, fall density, and resistance to Brown patch and stem rust.

Available in sod quality - item number 5866902.

Characteristics

  • Ranked tied for #3 for overall turf quality in 2008 NTEP test
  • Ranked #5 overall of 113 in schedule A maintenance
  • Ranked #1 overall in Southwest region
  • Very good Brown patch resistance
  • Ranked #2 overall of 113 under traffic stress
  • Ranked #2 for sod strength
  • Ranked #2 for fine leaf texture
  • Excellent turf density and mowing qualities
  • Ranked #3 under saline irrigation
  • Dark green genetic color

2008 NTEP Data Mean Turfgrass quality ratings of Tall fescue cultivars at fourteen locations in the US (Table 1) maintained under “Schedule A”

Faith 6.7
Monet 6.6
Van Gogh 6.4
Rhambler 6.4
Mustang 4 6.4
Toccoa 6.2
Cezanne Rz 6.1
Titanium LS 6.1
Renovate 6.0
Turbo Rz 6.0
Rebel IV 5.9
Rembrandt 5.8
Biltmore 5.8
KY-31 3.7
LSD 0.2

Turfgrass Quality Ratings 1-9; 9 = Ideal Turf Selected varieties including highest and lowest