Platinum TE™ Paspalum (Paspalum vaginatum) is ideal for:
- Golf Course Rough
- Golf Course Fairways
- Golf Course Tee Boxes
- Golf Course Greens
- Sports Fields
Platinum TE™ Paspalum, developed by Dr. Ron R. Duncan, revolutionized the turfgrass market. This naturally selected paspalum is perfect for installation tee-to-green.
Platinum TE now covers the globe with projects in over 30 countries. Platinum TE is an environmentally sustainable, salt-tolerant turfgrass with superior appearance, playability, and maintenance benefits. Adaptable to a wide range of mowing heights, Platinum TE is perfect for installation tee-to-green. In addition to golf courses, Platinum TE delivers exceptional turf for the most demanding sports applications including the World Cup.
FIFA World Cup 2022 Qatar chose Platinum TE™ Paspalum as the exclusive turfgrass for all stadiums and training sites. Extensive testing proved Platinum TE to be the most durable and shade-tolerant turfgrass of those evaluated, as well as the quickest to recover. Atlas Turf International is the exclusive source for Platinum TE Paspalum in the region.
- Unmatched salt tolerance
- Shiny, exceptionally dark green color
- Very fine leaf texture
- Outstanding canopy density
- Superior low light tolerance
- Rapid rooting and establishment from sprigs
- Aggressive grow-in from surface stolons
- Excellent disease resistance with proper management
- Tolerance of a wide range of mowing heights
- Minimal seed head production when under stress