Ambrose is the best performing chewing fescue in North America. It exhibits a distinct deep dark green, fine textured turf. Recognized for its reduced rate of vertical growth and low maintenance attributes Ambrose also exhibits low height of cut tolerance for tightly mowed fairways and winter overseeding of greens. It has good shade tolerance and is adapted to low fertility and moderately high pH soil conditions. Ambrose requires soils with good to excellent internal drainage for optimal turf performance. Ambrose is a moderately endophyte enhanced chewing fescue with >36% Epichloe typhina endophyte which provides resistance to a number of leaf and crown feeding insects and nematodes.