Riptide is a top ranked variety in the UK, Nordics as well as the NTEP listings. It’s a fine-leaved, creeping bentgrass adapted to European climatic conditions. In both North and South, Riptide exhibits great winter performance for colour retention, frost and disease tolerance as well as summer stress tolerance in hotter regions. Ideal for golf course greens, tees and fairways this denselyshooting bentgrass establishes quickly, especially in spring and keeps its bright mid-green colour right through autumn and winter.
Now listed in the UK and Nordics, Heritage is a new introduction to the ICL portfolio. It is ideal for the over-seeding of golf and bowling greens or combined as part of a blend for fairways. Its main characteristics are excellent shoot density and visual merit aided by good resistance to microdochium. Heritage also maintains good colour in the winter and a vibrant green in the summer.
Rubicus is a newly listed chewings fescue which is at home under intensively managed or low maintenance areas. Rubicus possesses an excellent visual appearance even within stressed conditions such as shade and summer drought. Rubicus is an excellent component for any fine turf area as well as sod mixtures where top end seed cleanliness is required.
GrandSlam GLD (Gray Leaf and Drought tolerant) is a high-quality perennial ryegrass bred with resistance to gray leaf spot and improved drought tolerance. If you struggle in an area affected by Gray Leaf Spot or just want to have the security against it choose GrandSlam GLD. Its dark green color makes it an ideal choice for use on golf courses, sports fields, home lawns and for professional landscapers. Its drought tolerance and fast establishment also make it a great choice if you require a high-quality overseeding variety. Choose the winning variety - choose GrandSlam GLD.
Traction has gained excellent recognition for durability under heavy sports use. Its high density combined with a fine leaf texture offers sod producers a real benefit when combining into their seed blends.
Traction is equally compatible in Perennial ryegrass/fine fescue as well as with tall fescue blends.
Rio (JSC2009-6) is a top-rated seeded Bermuda grass variety in many key areas of turf performance in the NTEP trials system. This data is further backed up by trials conducted by the University of Pisa where Rio was consistently ranked as a top performer for sports turf use.
Piranha, a brand-new creeping bent grass which recently gained EU registration. From the same stable as Riptide, which has gained wide European following, Piranha offers those greenkeepers who are challenged with extremes of localised weather condition, an ideal solution. Early spring green-up suits courses of higher altitudes and high tolerance to heat, makes Piranha a truly pan-European variety capable of tolerating many turf stresses. Piranha also provides a darker green colour as well as excellent Anthracnose, Dollar spot and Brown patch disease tolerance.