18 green No. 2 Aug. 12, 2014

The 18th green of Pinehurst No. 2 on Aug. 12, 2014.

It’s been another two weeks, so it’s time again to provide an update on how the Bermuda grass continues to thrive on Pinehurst No. 2′s greens.

And after a few inches of rain over the last few weeks, “thrive” is the right word.

18 No. 2 Aug. 12, 2014

The 18th Green of Pinehurst No. 2 on Aug. 12, 2014.

And so while they are not yet up quite up to the standards of No. 2, the greens are – dare we say it – Puttable.

It’s been an interesting few weeks since our first post on July 8, when the greens looked like this:


Green grass is already beginning to appear on the 18th green of No. 2. The course will reopen in Spetember.

To see more of the growth process, go here. Pinehurst No. 2 is expected to reopen in early September.

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