Lolium perenne

Perennial ryegrass

Ornamental variety doing very well on sport turfgrass variety lists!

No matter the cutting height, 4 mm, 10 mm or 25 mm - CLEMENTINE stays on top of the list!

The STRI list is presenting results for three testing protocols corresponding to sport, lawn and green use, with the following cutting heights:

  • 25 mm (sport)
  • 10-15 mm (lawn)
  • 4-7 mm (green)

CLEMENTINE is ranked first in green and lawn trials and 14th out of >100 varieties for sport!

The excellence of CLEMENTINE is confirmed in the French trials conducted by GEVES:  1st in sport index out of about 100 varieties. Furthermore, CLEMENTINE stands out with and exceptional fineness and density.

Some of the strengths are summarised in the charts below. VM = visual merit.


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

Wear tolerance
Rust tolerance
Red thread tolerance
Salt tolerance
Shade tolerance
  • Unrivaled fineness and density
  • Cut down to green height without problems
  • Despite the top visual merit excellent sport performance
  • Year round high visual merit

Fine, dense, wear tolerant...

Source: STRI Turfgrass 2013 (lawn). 1-9, 9=best

CLEMENTINE a complete product!

Source: GEVES Bulletin Gazon 2013. 1-9, 9 = best