Poa pratensis

Kentucky bluegrass

Very slow growing disease resistant beautiful lawngrass

Slow regrowth
Yvette has a very slow regrowth enabling a nice appearance for longer time and reduced maintenance.

Very good resistance to red thread disease
Yvette show very good tolerance to red thread disease. Red thread is particularly present when nitrogen supply is low.

Fine leaves and good summer appearance
Yvette is amongst the most fine leaved Poa pratensis varieties and can advantageously be part of most mixtures for prestigious lawns. Yvette has better summer appearance than most other Poa pratensis.


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

Wear tolerance
Rust tolerance
Red thread tolerance
Salt tolerance
  • Slow regrowth
  • Fine leaves
  • Red thread tolerance
  • Medium green colour

Compared to 13 var. of French catalogue

Source: GEVES (France) Bulletin 2007. Index of use 1-9=best

Regrowth and disease resistance

Source: STRI Turfgrass Seed 2007. High score = best