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Kentucky Bluegrass

Characteristics

Variety

Tirem

Use

Pasture

Root Habit

Sod Forming

Plant Type

Basal

Preferred Growing Conditions

Does best on well drained highly productive soils

Production Period

Spring – Fall

Key Features

  • Long-lived
  • Highly palatable
  • Tolerance to flooding and close grazing
  • Qualified as a low water use variety

Limitations

  • Does not tolerate drought

Environmental Tolerances

Winter Hardiness

Excellent

Drought Tolerance

Low to Moderate

Flooding Tolerance

Moderate

Optimum PH

5.5–7.5

Acidity Tolerance

Low to Moderate

Alkalinity Tolerance

Low to Moderate

Salinity Tolerance

Low