Educational Resources
for Turfgrass Science

Turfgrass Species Characterization

 
Festucoideae
Subfamily
Bluegrasses: Bentgrasses: Ryegrasses: Fescues:
Kentucky creeping perennial creeping red
annual colonial annual hard
rough velvet     tall
    redtop    
 
Eragrostoideae
Subfamily
Bermudagrasses:   Zoysiagrasses:
common buffalograss common
 
Panicoideae
Subfamily
 
centipedegrass
St. Augustinegrass
bahiagrass
kikuyugrass
seashore paspalum