PENN A-1bentgrass

Penn A-1 Creeping Bentgrass produces a superior putting green turf that has proven to take wear without tufting and winters well in humid coastal areas. Penn A-1 bent grass variety tolerated spiking best in the Hubbard, OR, spike/spikeless shoe wear test.


  • Very dark green color
  • Outstanding heat and cold tolerance
  • Superior wear tolerance
  • Good winter color
  • Quick spring green-up

Courses with Penn A-1

The Ace Club
Layfayette Hill, PA
John Canavan, CGCS
“When we knew we were renovating the golf course, we put research plots in and A-1 rose to the top. It got us through our summers looking the best in this area.”

Montgomerie • Papillon Golf Resort
Belek, Turkey
Peter Bradburn, Director of Golf Maintenance
“At The Montgomerie, we strive for excellence in every aspect of the golf experience. A-1 is the perfect partner for that cause.”