General Description

Compass chewings fescue exhibits a slightly broader leaf than other fescues, more compact height and attractive seed heads; makes an ideal companion with perennial or Kentucky bluegrass in temperate or over sowing mixtures. Its compact height and attractive seed head design contribute to a wavy dunes look in un-mown areas.

Compass is best suited to shaded and lower fertility areas.

Agronomic features:
  • Dark colour, compact habit

    Faster to establish and crowd out weeds

  • Tolerates closer mowing

    Maintains better density under closer mowing

  • Drought tolerant

    Will withstand lower watering regime

  • Improved pest & disease resistance
    Reduced impact of disease in turf

Areas of use:

Golf Course – Greens
Golf Course – Tees
Golf Course – Fairways Suitable
Golf Course – Roughs Ideal
Parks & Gardens Ideal
Sports fields Suitable
Extensive lawns Ideal
Shaded areas Ideal

Sowing rate

New seeding application

It can be included in turf mixes at up to 33% of the mix.

Suggested for inclusion in blends for golf course roughs, parks, slopes, unmowed swards and shaded elite turf mixes.