Platinum TE™ Paspalum

Platinum TE™ Paspalum

Platinum TE Paspalum, introduced in 2007 by Turf Ecosystems and Dr. Ron R. Duncan, revolutionized the turfgrass market.

In just a few short years, Platinum TE now covers the globe with projects in six of the seven continents. This naturally selected paspalum is perfect for installation tee-to-green. Platinum TE is an environmentally sustainable, salt-tolerant turfgrass with superior appearance, playability and maintenance benefits for golf courses, sports venues, and other turfgrass areas.

Product Features:

  • Shiny, exceptionally dark green color
  • Very fine leaf texture
  • Exceptional canopy density
  • Superior low light intensity tolerance
  • Rapid rooting and establishment from sprigs
  • Aggressive grow-in from surface stolons
  • Excellent general foliar disease resistance with proper management
  • Tolerance of a wide range of mowing heights
  • Distinct genetic profile separation from all other paspalum cultivars
  • Minimal seed head exsertion in response to day length/photoperiod changes or environmental stress exposure
Additional Platinum TE™ Paspalum Details:
Characteristics:

Platinum TE has the finest leaf blade with excellent green color that can be closely mowed to heights below 1/8 inch.


Water Quality Tolerance:

The most outstanding feature of Platinum TE is its exceptional salt tolerance. It will proliferate in soils irrigated with water containing 5,500 ppm of salt.


Disease Tolerance:

Platinum TE has superior disease tolerance, outperforming all other paspalums.


Weed Tolerance:

Platinum TE spreads quickly during establishment and forms a dense turf which will compete with the presence of weeds when properly maintained.


Insect/Pest Tolerance:

Platinum TE is susceptible to insects that feed on foliage of grasses.


Establishment:

All paspalum selections are sterile and must be propagated by transferring stolons or sod.


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