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STRINGALATION
02-26-2006, 05:40 PM
Will kentucky blue and perinneal rye remain green in the summer in full sun?

Jason Rose
02-26-2006, 06:26 PM
With adequate water, yes. Of course both need fertilizer as well to remain healthy, and in KY you have a good deal of humidity so fungal diseases may be a problem.

baddboygeorge
02-27-2006, 12:56 PM
that bluegrass will do fine for people that have irrigation here in kentucky an its a fine lawn but if no irrigation system is present then fescue would be my first choice . i install strictly fescue lawns due to fact they can handle the heat better ,wear an tear (kids, dogs,etc,)an to me its just alot nicer lawn in general ! hope this helps thanks george

rodfather
02-27-2006, 01:49 PM
Kentucky Blue is ok in full sun with adequate rain...it is not drought tolerant though.

6'7 330
02-27-2006, 02:01 PM
Kentucky Blue is the grass of choice around these parts.With the proper cultural practices, and enough rain, and irrigation during times of drought it will do well in full sun.