|2 green. mostly annual bluegrass Poa Annua. shallow roots "hockey puck" or "pancake"|
|4 green, I believe. notice how much larger, ie deeper roots|
Also while changing cups we often find surprises: an odd rock, tree roots etc. The picture below is from the back middle of number eight. I should have cut it out to get a better visual. it was a decent size for how far into the green it was. Competition from trees is a major problem on our course as I described here in an earlier post.
|tree root right in the middle of a new hole location 8 green|
|2 fwy herbicide damage. not all species affected but some killed outright|
|2 fwy notice the sections not sprayed|
|2 red tee. this is typical chemical burn: off color minor turf loss|