Festuca arundinacea

Tall fescue

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From A to Z

OLYMPIC GOLD is harvesting high scorings for all major scores making it a first choice for most uses.

High Defence

With high resistance scores for all evaluated diseases – rusts, red thread and Drechslera leafspot - OLYMPIC GOLD will give satisfaction and avoid disagreeable surprises by punctual or prolonged degradation of the general impression.

Very Dark Green Colour

OLYMPIC GOLD has a very dark green colour making it a recommendable mixing partner for many new generation ryegrasses and bluegrasses.


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

Wear tolerance
Red thread tolerance
Salt tolerance
  • Very dark green colour
  • Very high disease resistance
  • Improved density
  • High adaptivity

Leaf colour

Source: Bul. Gaz. 2005, 1-9, 9=darkest.

Shoot density

Source: Bul. Gaz. 2005, 1-9, 9=most dense.