Sonoma Kentucky BluegrassSonoma Kentucky Bluegrass is a dark green, drought tolerant, compact, aggressive, disease resistant compact America type Kentucky Bluegrass.

Available in sod quality - item number 5866848.

Characteristics

  • Category 1, compact America type
  • Dark green genetic color
  • Medium fine leaf texture
  • Compact, aggressive low growing type
  • Very good shear strength – ideal for sod production
  • Excellent spring green-up
  • Excellent summer performance
  • Performs well with close mowing
  • Excellent overall disease resistance
  • Excellent stem rust, leaf spot, dollar spot, summer patch, and stripe smut resistance
  • High seedling vigor, quick to establish
  • Excellent overall turf quality and mowing qualities

Mean Turfgrass Quality Ratings of Kentucky Bluegrass Cultivars Grown at Nine Locations in the U.S. Schedule A / 2001-2005 NTEP Data

Bedazzled 6.3
Midnight II 6.2
Nu Destiny 6.1
Serene 5.9
Sonoma 5.6
Bordeaux 5.5
Champagne 5.5
Brooklawn 5.5
Wildwood 5.5
Marquis 5.3
Baron 5.2
Washington 5.2
Blacksburg II 5.1
Kenblue 4.1
LSD Value 0.3

Grown at Six Locations in the U.S. Schedule C / 2001-2005 NTEP Data

NuDestiny 6.3
Award 6.2
Impact 6.2
Bedazzled 6.1
Midnight II 6.1
Bordeaux 6.0
Champagne 5.9
Sonoma 5.9
Monte Carlo 5.8
Lakeshore 5.7
Blacksburg II 5.6
Baron 5.5
Brooklawn 5.5
Washington 5.4
Wellington 4.6
LSD Value 0.4

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