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- Eggens, J. L
- Agronomy journal 1980 v.72 no.6 pp. 1061-1063
- Poa pratensis; cultivars; forage; greenhouses; growth chambers; leaf area; leaf blade; leaf length; mowing; rhizomes; rhizosphere; stress response; sward; tillers; turf grasses; vermiculite
- ... Periodic, non−destructive data on the number of leaves, tillers, and emerged rhizomes are basic to the determination of turfgrass response to stress. Although the leaf area of turfgrasses is also markedly affected by stress, it is difficult and time−consuming to obtain without injury to the herbage. To determine if the leaf measurements of a specific leaf of each plant is correlated to the same le ...