Current Recommendations


1. V8

1. Pin-Up

1. Proclamation

1. AF

5. Authority

5. Declaration

5. Penn A-1

5. Alpha

9. Focus




†Data compiled from 2008 NTEP National bentgrass (putting green) test. The above recommendations are based on ratings from Kentucky.

Previous Recommendations††


1. Memorial

2. Declaration

3. Benchmark DSR

4. 13M

5. Cobra 2

5. Kingpin

5. Pennlinks II

8. CY 2

9. 007

9. Authority

9. Penn A-1



††Data compiled from 2003 NTEP National bentgrass (putting green) test. The above recommendations are based on ratings from Kentucky.

Recommended Creeping Bentgrass Varieties for Putting Greens

Recommended Creeping Bentgrass Varieties for Fairways

Current Recommendations


1. L-93

1. Memorial

2. Crystal Bluelinks

2. T-1

2. Barracuda

2. Luminary

2. 007

3. CY 2

3. Authority

4. Proclamation




†Data compiled from 2008 NTEP National bentgrass (fairway) test. The above recommendations are based on ratings from Kentucky.

Previous Recommendations††


1. 13-M

2. Crystal Bluelinks

2. LS-44

2. Pennlinks II

5. Penneagle II

5. T-1

7. L-93

7. Kingpin

9. SR 1119

9. Authority

9. SR 1150



††Data compiled from 2003 NTEP National bentgrass (fairway) test. The above recommendations are based on ratings from Kentucky.