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Does dormancy equate to better resilience?

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July 26, 2023

Turfgrass specialists and researchers are leaning towards allowing turf to go dormant for better resilience and performance in spring transition. Tahoma 31 being a hybrid bermudagrass (couchgrass), is a warm season grass amongst others in Australia including Kikuyu, Common Couches, Zoysias and Soft Leaf Buffalos. Like all warm season grasses, Tahoma 31 will go dormant […]

Tahoma 31 excels in Greens Trials

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May 1, 2023

The National Turf Evaluation Program (NTEP) has released its National Warm-Season Putting Green Test for 2021 recently. This extensive trial program evaluated 19 different turf types ranging from Bermudas to Paspalums to Greens-grade Zoysias. It runs across nine locations in the United States, each with different climatic conditions. The results compiled from these locations are […]

Tahoma 31 Does Well With Water Use

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September 9, 2022

The 2022 University of Georgia (UGA) Turfgrass Research Field Day is a major event on the Turfgrass calendar and gives researchers the opportunity to showcase some of their work and findings. Held on August 3 recently, the event also provided the chance for the university to release a number of papers and updates to research […]

Winter Transition To Spring Adaptability

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September 7, 2022

As we come out of the Winter into the growing season, your choice of Hybrid Bermuda grass will dictate how difficult it will be to recover from the Winter months. Below, you will see some of the benefits Tahoma 31 brings in those early days of the growing season. While some well-known strains of Hybrid […]

Dethatching / Scalping Recovery

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August 25, 2022

Another great quality of Tahoma 31 is its ability to keep looking aesthetically pleasing while being used in high wear scenarios (golf courses, sports fields and even home lawns) even after scalping. Since Hybrid Bermuda is an aggressive type of grass, inevitably you are going to scalp the top of the grass at some point. […]

How do I care for my Tahoma 31 Bermuda?

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March 2, 2022

Tahoma 31 is fast becoming Australia’s New Alpha Grass, lawn fanatics and turf managers of some of Australia’s largest stadiums all agree – it’s an unbelievable grass. Tahoma 31 is a great, low-maintenance, amazing coloured grass, that doesn’t require the same sort of maintenance as other Bermuda grasses in Australia at the moment. Here are […]

Tahoma 31 bermudagrass ranks #1 in research results

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March 1, 2022

NTEP & University Research Summary compiled January 2020. Comparative data on: Cold tolerance Low water use Turf quality Early spring green-up Shade tolerance Traffic tolerance Read the full report

Tahoma 31 Maintains Best Average Turf Quality

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February 25, 2022

Tahoma 31 Maintains Best Average Turf Quality in UC Riverside Deficit Irrigation Study Over Other Commercially-Available Bermudagrasses Tested In a recent turfgrass study released by researchers at the University of California at Riverside,¬†Tahoma 31 Bermudagrass maintained better average turf quality under deficit irrigation than any of the commercially-available bermudagrasses in the study, including TIFTUF. The […]