FALCON IV TURF TYPE TALL TALL FESCUE SEED 50 LB

FTT1581
  • Details

Falcon IV is a new and improved, heat and disease resistant, tall fescue variety developed for superior turf quality across a wide area of adaptation. It is dark green in color, fine textured with excellent wear tolerance. Falcon IV exhibits a unique combination of traits including dense growth, improved turf quality and resistance to brown patch incited by Rhizoctonia solani. Falcon IV is an endophyte enhanced tall fescue with >92% Neotyphodium coenophialum endophyte which provides resistance to a number of leaf and crown feeding insects and nematodes. The presence of endophyte also contribute to improved biotic and abiotic stress tolerance, faster seedling establishment, enhanced fall recovery and reduced summer weed invasion.

 

  • Falcon IV ranked #1 and statistically tied for 1st in mean turf quality among 160 entries in the 2001
  • High quality turf performance
  • Dark green in color
  • Improved resistance to brown patch disease
  • Recommended for permanent turf in full sun or partial shade
  • Improved resistance to leaf spot, pythium blight and winter net blotch.

 

Specifications:

  • Daily Light Required: Full sun to med shade
  • Sun Tolerance: Good
  • Shade Tolerance: Good
  • Grass Color: Dark green
  • Grass Texture: Fine
  • Drought Tolerance: Excellent
  • Disease Resistance: Very good
  • Traffic Tolerance: Excellent
  • Seeding Rate (lbs.) per 1000 square feet.  New 8-10 lbs. , Over seeding  5 to 8lbs
  • Mowing: Recommendation (in.) 2 ¼ - 4”