PROJECT Profiles

 

Lakewood Country Club

Golf carts can play havoc on turfgrass, especially at the edges of paved cart paths. The wear and soil compaction have the combined effect of making it very difficult to maintain an aesthetically pleasing – or often even a sustainable – grass presence.

XtraGrass has proven to be a solid solution for this, and the images from Lakewood Country Club in Denver, Colorado tell the story.

Before

After

Project Location
Lakewood Country Club
Intended play/sport
Golf
Previous Surface
Natural Bluegrass
XtraGrass Installation
September 2014
XtraGrass Preparation
Seed grown in on farm
Days to Install from Seeding
84
Course Superintendent
Chris Swim

Installation Size

256 sq. ft.

Seed Types

RPR and HGT (80:20)

Original Soil Type

Clay soil with topdressing sand

Present Soil Profile Depth

1.75 inches

Above Fiber Backing

USGA sand

Below Fiber Backing

Native soil with modified sand amendment

Subsurface Drainage

None

Climate

Cool Season

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