Accent

Perennial Ryegrass

  • Good seedling vigor for rapid establishment
  • Excellent summer performance
  • High density
  • Endophyte enhanced

Accent Perennial Ryegrass 

AGRONOMIC CHARACTERISTICS PROVEN IN NATIONAL TESTS

Accent’s quality performance has been among the top 20 varieties in the National Turfgrass Evaluation Program’s (NTEP) 1994 perennial ryegrass trial.

 

ESTABLISHES UNDER TOUGH CONDITIONS

Accent’s speedy germination and seedling vigor provide quick establishment, even under adverse growing conditions.

 

BEAUTIFUL TURF

Accent is a medium dark green variety that forms a dense turf. It is especially dark and dense during the spring and summer months.

 

EFFECTIVE IN AN IPM PROGRAM

Accent complements an Integrated Pest Management program by its improved disease resistance in conjunction with high endophyte content. Its excellent persistence is reflected in a high living ground coverage through the four seasons, with reduced winter damage.

 

DISEASE & INSECT TOLERANCE

Accent is enhanced with Neotyphodium endophyte to provide excellent resistance to several common turfgrass surface-feeding insects, including:

Sod webworm Crambus spp.

Weevil Hyperodes and Listronotus spp.

Chinchbug Blissus spp.

Aphid Aphis spp.

Billbug Sphenophorus parvulus

Fall armyworm Spodoptera frugiperda

 

Accent also has high levels of resistance to many common turf diseases including:

Dollar spot: Excellent resistance

Red thread: Very good resistance

Rhizoctonia brown patch: Good resistance

Pythium blight: Good resistance

Leaf spot: Good resistance

 

SUGGESTED SEEDING RATES

Permanent turf establishment:

4-7 lbs./1,000 sq.ft.,Interseeding: 2-5 lbs./1000 sq.ft.

 

Dormant bermudagrass overseeding:

Greens: 25-40 lbs./1000 sq. ft., Fairways: 200-500 lbs. /acre

Specifications
Seeding Rate:
4-7 lbs./M*
*M:
1,000 sq.ft.