Slow Spring Green Up

Sections of Creeping Bentrgass slow to green up in early Spring

SLOW SPRING GREEN UP Have you ever wondered why some sections of the lawn are slow to green up and take longer to come out of dormancy during the spring?  Creeping bentgrass is notorious for greening up slowly, especially compared with Kentucky Bluegrass and Perennial Ryegrass.   As a result, sporadic sections of the lawn remain dormant and straw coloured until the creeping bentgrass catches up with the other grass species that were quick to green up.   This can sometimes take several weeks … [Read more...]