Festuca commutata

Chewings fescue

Well qualified for close mowing with fine leaves

Close mowing keeps the ball rolling
TROVILLE has very high rates in close mowing performance in various trials across Europe. Red Fescue, as species, has a high shoot density. The good performance of TROVILLE is underlined by the top list score of RSM category suitability for close mowing with a nine.

High disease resistance
A high resistance to diseases secures an excellent appearance throughout the year. Red Thread is a serious disease especially for the species red fescue. TROVILLE qualities have been improved in order to resist this disease, and it has been tested and proved with top marks in UK and Germany turf grass trials.


Scale 1-9, where 9 = best or most pronounced

Red thread tolerance
Salt tolerance
Close mowing tolerance
  • Very fine leaved
  • Good visual merit
  • Outstanding close mowing performance
  • High disease resistance

Have a close look at series G (green)

Source: STRI Turfgrass Seeds 2011 (Scores 1-9)

  Shoot density Visual merit Mean Res. to Red thread
Lawn 6,9 7,3 7,1 7
Green 7,2 7,1 7,1 7,7

Top scores for Troville in Germany

Source: Beschr. Sortenliste Rasengräser 2010 (Scores 1-9)

  Suitable for close mowing Fineness of leaf Sward density lawn Res. to Red thread
Troville 9 9 9 8