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MELITTA is a very good all round chewings fescues. It is very suitable for greens as well as ornamental lawns where low cutting heights are required. It forms a very dense lawn – even under close mowing conditions, but  is also suitable for landscaping purposes.

  • Nice medium green colour
  • Dense with a nice visual merit
  • Very good disease resistance
  • Good tolerance of close mowing
  • Ideal partner for mixture use

STRI L3 - Lawns, Landscaping

Mean 6.3
Slow regrowth -
Visual merit 6.3
Shoot density 6.2
Fineness of leaf -
Cleanness of cut -
Disease resistance 6.4
Winter greenness 5.9
Summer greenness 6

Source: Turfgrass Seed 2019, British Society of Plant Breeders

Mean 6.3
Slow regrowth -
Visual merit 6.3
Shoot density 6.2
Fineness of leaf -
Cleanness of cut -
Disease resistance 6.4
Winter greenness 5.9
Summer greenness 6

Source: Turfgrass Seed 2019, British Society of Plant Breeders

G2 - Greens, Close Mown Trials

Mean 6.6
Recovery -
Visual merit 6.6
Shoot density 6.5
Fineness of leaf -
Cleanness of cut -
Disease resistance 6.7
Winter greenness 6.2
Summer greenness 6.2

Source: Turfgrass Seed 2019, British Society of Plant Breeders

Mean 6.6
Recovery -
Visual merit 6.6
Shoot density 6.5
Fineness of leaf -
Cleanness of cut -
Disease resistance 6.7
Winter greenness 6.2
Summer greenness 6.2

Source: Turfgrass Seed 2019, British Society of Plant Breeders

All specified informations, recommendations and representations mentioned here are made to the best of our knowledge and belief, but without guarantee of completeness or accuracy. We cannot guarantee that the properties described are repeatable. All information is provided as an aid to decision-making. Deutsche Saatveredelung AG excludes adhesion for damage or claims for damages, resulting of the use for the variety specified in this description. Mixture compositions may change if individual varieties are not available. As of 01/2021. Subject to change without notice.