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Penncross Creeping Bentgrass

Creeping Bentgrass


Penncross is a forgiving bentgrass that establishes rapidly and recovers quickly from injury and divots. Good heat and wear tolerance.


Uniform, fine leaf texture
Dark green color
Uniform growth habit
Higher tiller density
Higher heat tolerance
Low mowability

Improved overall appearance
Lower fertilizer requirement
Even putting surface
Improved playability
Improved summer density & appearance
Putting green use


Primarily for the professional user: Golf Courses, Greens, Tees, Fairways

Seeding Rates

New turf: 1 pound to 1000 square feet.
Overseeding: up to 1 pound per 1000 square feet as needed.


Emergence: 10-14 days.

Adaptability & Care

It is recommended that bentgrass be fertilized with 4 1/2 pounds of nitrogen per 1,000 square feet. An annual program would call for spring feeding of 1 1/2 pounds each in the spring, summer and early fall. Supplementary applications would be as color and growth dictate, but normally at a rate of no more than 1 pound per 1,000 square feet.

Adaptability & Care

“Penncross” is a distinct variety of creeping bentgrass registered in the Oregon State seed certification program and protected by PVP.

Ingredients & Specifications

99% Minimum purity.
90% Minimum germination.

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