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Maurizio Giolo, Stefano Macolino, Erica Barolo, and Filippo Rimi

-tolerant warm-season grasses such as bermudagrass ( Cynodon spp.) and zoysiagrass ( Zoysia spp.) instead of the less efficient cool-season grasses. Bermudagrass is the most used warm-season grass in transition zones ( Anderson et al., 2007 ) and, over the last

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Mingying Xiang, Justin Q. Moss, Dennis L. Martin, and Yanqi Wu

Water scarcity and the increasing cost of water favor warm-season grass over cool-season grass in the United States transition zone. Bermudagrass ( Cynodon sp.), a warm-season, perennial grass, has been widely used in the southern United States for

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Filippo Rimi, Stefano Macolino, Bernd Leinauer, and Umberto Ziliotto

the application of proper management practices ( Anderson et al., 2007 ; Patton et al., 2008 ). Bermudagrass, currently, is the warm-season turf species most widely used in the European countries because of its recuperative potential, wear tolerance

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Marco Volterrani, Simone Magni, Monica Gaetani, and Filippo Lulli

Bermudagrass is the most used warm season turfgrass for sports and ornamental purposes wherever climatic conditions sustain its growth ( Richardson, 2002 ). The stoloniferous-rhizomatous growth habit and the aggressiveness of bermudagrass are key

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Kemin Su, Justin Q. Moss, Guolong Zhang, Dennis L. Martin, and Yanqi Wu

turfgrass that support the popular hypothesis that dehydrin accumulation is positively correlated with dehydration tolerance. Hu et al. (2010) reported that accumulation of 31- and 40-kDa dehydrins may contribute to drought tolerance in bermudagrass

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Dean A. Kopsell, James T. Brosnan, Gregory R. Armel, and J. Scott McElroy

). Research is currently underway to determine the efficacy of mesotrione for broadleaf and grassy weed control in managed turfgrass systems. Mesotrione is not currently labeled for use on actively growing bermudagrass [ Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.] turf

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Zhengrong Hu, Erick Amombo, Margaret Mukami Gitau, Aoyue Bi, Huihui Zhu, Liang Zhang, Liang Chen, and Jinmin Fu

function ( Steponkus, 1984 ). Bermudagrass is a typical warm-season turfgrass species, which grows in warm climatic regions and exhibits remarkably great stress resistance. This turfgrass has been widely applied on account of its superior merits of fast

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Nikolaos Ntoulas, Panayiotis A. Nektarios, and Glykeria Gogoula

2002, the whole area of each plot was used for evaluating OMC effects on bermudagrass establishment by seeding (Study A). In 2003, each experimental plot was divided in half with one section being used to evaluate bermudagrass growth from rhizome

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Chuanhao Chen, Shaoyun Lu, Youguang Chen, Zhongcheng Wang, Yuejing Niu, and Zhenfei Guo

Bermudagrass is a warm-season grass widely used for turfgrass on home lawns, sports fields, and golf courses in warm climatic regions. It grows rapidly during its active growing season. Rapid shoot growth increases demands on water and requires

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Michael T. Deaton and David W. Williams

compared with other means of stand establishment ( Patton et al., 2004a , 2004b ). In the early years of the 21st century, research with new seeded bermudagrass cultivars was limited. As more cultivars were made commercially available, studies were