Manila grass


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Related to Manila grass: carpet grass, Zoysia grass
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Noun1.manila grass - lawn grass common in the PhilippinesManila grass - lawn grass common in the Philippines; grown also in United States
zoysia - any of several creeping grasses of the genus Zoysia
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All well and good but, the great majority of golf courses in our country use carabao grass on the fairways and zoysia matrella (commonly called Manila grass) on the greens and fairways.
The soccer field in the stadium has now met the standards of FIFA (Federation of International Football Association) including the use of Zoysia matrella grass or known as Manila grass that is also being used at the 2018 World Cup Russia because it is considered the best.
Augustine) T Zoysia japonica (Japanese lawn grass) T Zoysia matrella (Manila grass) MT Zoysia tenuifolia (Korean grass) MS Digitaria didactyla Wild (Serangoongrass) MT The rating is based on soil salt test levels, sensitive <3 dS [m.sup.-1], moderate sensitive 3-6 dS [m.sup.-1], moderate tolerant 6-10 dS [m.sup.-1], and tolerant >10 dS [m.sup.-1].