Review compared varieties
Other names (PBR name, trademark, breeder code)
Conquest™ (the name used for marketing this variety in Australia); Riley's Evergreen (formerly protected by Australian Plant Breeder's Rights. Protection was terminated on 1 February 2018).
‘Riley’s Evergreen’ has a moderate to good low temperature leaf colour retention and a broad leaf width.
Conquest was highly succeptible to disease in subtropical and tropical environments. Few producers now grow the variety in Queensland as a result.
Pests, diseases and weeds
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$3.00 - $4.00
Sports fields and Parks and Residential
Suitable climate classification
Subtropical and Temperate
Preferred mowing height
10mm - 30mm