For ease of planting and superior germination and establishment, all Barenbrug bermudagrass offerings, feature Barenbrug's proprietary Yellow Jacket® enhanced seed coating. Yellow Jacket utilizes superabsorbant technology to produce a coating that can hold up to 600 times its own weight in water. The results provide fast, uniform germination and early growth, with reduced water requirements during early establishment.
PanAm provides high quality turf suitable for fairways, tees, near-roughs, and driving ranges. An economical blend of three strong bermuda varieties, Panama, Bargusto, and Transcontinental, Panam provides strong genetic diversity and a very high quality turf when compared to common Bermudagrass. Dark green color with excellent heat and drought tolerance, Panam is ideal for the improvement of all bermudagrass turf. With good frost tolerance and exhibiting early spring green-up, Panam is proven, strong performer across the entire zone of bermuda adaptation.
PanAm comes coated with Yellow Jacket, containing which holds water around the seed during germination and establishment. Yellow Jacket coating can hold up to 600 times its own weight in water.
Bahama provides exceptionally high quality bermuda turf for fairways, tees, near-rough, driving ranges, and club grounds. A blend of Transcontinental and Barenbrug's elite Barbados, Bahama delivers performance throughout the entire range of bermuda adaptability. Transcontinental traces its roots to North Carolina while Barbados has roots of development from AZ to FL. This broad pool of development and evaluation translates into a unique blend well suited for the entire range of bermuda. Bahama delivers turf performance and economy!
Riviera was developed and released by Oklahoma State University in the late 1990's. At the time of its release, Riviera exhibited the strongest cold tolerance available for seeded bermudagrass available. Today, it can arguably still make that claim. With a broad base of use, Riviera has found its place across the entire range of bermudagrass adaptation, but it's known and grown for it's cold tolerance and great turf quality.