Seed Coating and Seeding Rate Effects on Turfgrass Germination and Establishment

  title={Seed Coating and Seeding Rate Effects on Turfgrass Germination and Establishment},
  author={Bernd Leinauer and Matteo Serena and Devesh Singh},
A field experiment was conducted at New Mexico State University to investigate the effect of seeding rates and ZEBA polymer [starch-g-poly (2propenamide-co-propenoic acid) potassium salt] seed coating on the germination and establishment of warmand cool-season grasses, and cool-season blends and mixtures. Grasses were established at recommended and reduced (50% of recommended) seeding rates with coated and uncoated seeds under two irrigation regimes (98% and 56% reference evapotranspiration… 

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