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AE436: Summary of IFAS Turf and Landscape Irrigation Recommendations

Figure 1. Average annual cumulative irrigation required for Jacksonville based on a daily soil water balance and 30 years of weather data on a fine sandy soil. Note the following: OPT, irrigation to refill the soil reservoir when 50% of available water is depleted; FIX, 0.75" of irrigation when 50% of the available water is depleted; FIX-RS, addition of a rain sensor at 0.25" to FIX schedule; HIST, 100% replacement schedule from AE220; HIST-RS, addition of a rain sensor at 0.25" to HIST schedule. After Dukes (2007).