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Seashore Paspalum (Paspalum vaginatum)

Identifying Characteristices
Stolons present
Rhizomes present
Leaves
Ligule membranous, short
Collar narrow, continuous, small tufts of hairs
Auricles Absent
Sheaths slightly compressed, glabrous, red-brown color
Blades tapering, v-shaped to flat, scabrous margins, often twisted, scattered hairs on upper surface, few hairs on lower surface
Seedhead
Spikelets
 
Tolerance Table
 
Recommendations
Mowing Height: 1 to 2 inches
Establishment: Sod, Sprig
Fertilization: 2 to 5 lbs/ 1000 ft2/ Year
Adaptation: Coastal Plains [View Map]
 
General Description
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Current Articles
Bermudagrass Suppression in Seashore Paspalum Grasses
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Common Problems
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Popular Cultivars
SeaIsle I
SeaIsle 2000
 
 
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