Zoysia matrella

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Related to Zoysia matrella: Zoysia tenuifolia, Manila grass, Zoysia grass
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Noun1.Zoysia matrella - lawn grass common in the PhilippinesZoysia matrella - 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.
Elucidation of mechanisms of salinity tolerance in Zoysia matrella cultivare--A study of structure and function of salt glands.
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].
(a) billbug feeding Ck--treat (e) % Diamond Zm 7.88 a * 0.50 a 6.08 a Zorro Zm 6.17 b 0.87 ab 9.76 ab De Anza Zj 4.83 cde 1.88 bc 21.91 abc El Toro Zj 5.63 bc 1.88 bc 24.93 abc Cavalier Zm 5.88 bc 2.25 cd 27.58 bc Royal Zm 5.13 bcd 3.38 cd 30.95 cd Crowne Zj 4.25 de 2.88 cd 40.55 cd Meyer Zj 3.57 e 3.38 d 44.38 d Palisades Zj 4.25 de 3.50 d 45.49 d (a) Zm = Zoysia matrella; Zj = Z.
Three species of zoysia grass are suitable for use as lawns: Manila grass or Japanese carpet grass (Zoysia matrella), Japanese lawn grass (Zoysiajaponica) and Mascarene grass (Zoysia tenuifolia).
The fairways and rough are mostly carabao grass and zoysia matrella adorns the greens.
Stenotaphrum secundatum Augustinegrass (Walt.) Kuntze Poaceae 'Meyer' Zoysiagrass Zoysia japonica Steud Poaceae 'Cavalier' Zoysiagrass Zoysia matrella (L.) Merr.
Zoysia matrella, or Manila grass, is considered by many to be the ultimate turf grass.