Chewings fescue (Festuca rubra ssp. commutata) for greens in Southern Scandinavia

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Variety General impression Density Leaf fineness Color ↑ Winter color Winter hardiness Resistance to pink snow mold in spring Overall resistance to in-season diseases Resistance to in-season M.nivale Resistance to red thread Relative growth rate
Barlineus 6.9 6.9 7.0 5.4 6.2 6.9 6.1 6.1 6.6 6.1 93.0
Caldris 6.9 7.2 7.2 5.0 6.0 6.7 5.9 5.9 6.4 6.1 102.6
Humboldt 6.5 6.4 7.1 5.7 5.9 6.8 6.0 5.9 6.4 6.0 84.0
Wagner 1 6.3 6.5 6.9 6.0 5.9 6.8 6.0 6.0 6.5 6.0 94.0
Euro Carina 7.0 7.3 7.0 5.7 5.8 6.8 5.9 6.0 6.5 6.0 102.0
Barchip 6.5 6.8 7.1 6.0 5.8 6.7 5.9 6.0 6.5 6.0 90.0
Compass II 6.1 6.3 6.8 6.1 5.8 6.8 5.9 5.9 6.5 5.9 101.0
Radar 6.0 6.5 6.7 6.4 5.8 6.8 5.9 5.9 6.5 5.9 99.0
Musica 6.9 7.3 7.0 5.5 5.6 6.8 6.0 6.0 6.5 6.0 100.0
Lystig 6.6 6.9 7.0 5.6 5.6 6.9 6.1 6.0 6.6 6.0 93.0
Gima 6.8 6.9 7.0 5.8 5.5 6.9 6.0 6.0 6.5 5.9 98.0
Kalle 5.8 6.2 6.8 5.4 5.5 6.7 5.8 5.9 6.5 5.9 95.0
Greensleeves 6.2 6.3 7.0 5.9 5.4 6.8 - 6.1 - - 93.0
Orionette 6.7 7.2 7.0 5.5 5.4 6.9 6.1 6.0 6.6 6.0 101.0
Lykke 6.5 6.6 7.0 5.4 4.9 6.9 6.1 6.1 6.6 6.0 106.0
Lodde 6.8 6.9 7.0 5.6 4.5 6.9 6.0 6.1 6.6 6.0 95.0
Linda 5.8 5.8 6.8 5.5 4.2 6.9 - 6.1 - - 93.0
SW Cygnus 5.0 4.9 - 6.0 - 6.8 - 6.0 - - 159.0

The variety guide was last updated on 7 March 2024

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