Festuca trichophylla

Slender creeping red fescue

High performance even at very low cutting height

TURNER 1 for tournament performance
The ability to withstand very low cutting height for prolonged periods in the main season, makes TURNER 1 a good option for prestige sport turf - golf and bowling greens.

Medium to dark green colour
TURNER 1 is darker than the majority of Slender Creeping Red Fescues on the market, allowing mixture design with many new generation Perennial Ryegrasses and Smooth Stalked Meadow Grasses.

Visual merit and disease tolerance
TURNER 1 has a good disease tolerance contributing to a high visual merit throughout the seasons.



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

Red thread tolerance
Salt tolerance
Close mowing tolerance
  • Suitable for very low cutting height, including golf greens
  • Medium to dark leaf colour
  • Very dense and fine-leaved
  • Good overall disease tolerance

Improved performance in Lawn management

Source: STRI Turf Grass Seeds 2011 Table L4

Top performance in Green management

Source: STRI Turf Grass Seeds 2011 Table G3