Warm-season grass - light to medium green color, course
leaf texture, creeping growth habit via stolons - robust, fast
growing, establishes rapidly - level of maintenance is low to moderate.
Well adapted to coastal regions with hot, tropical climates
- used in residential, commercial, and industrial landscapes.
Thrives in heat, adjusting well to temperatures up to
105%F - goes dormant and turns a tan color during winter when
temperatures drop below 55%. Very poor low temperature hardiness.
Excellent to fair - wide range in drought avoidance among
varieties. Can go into summer dormancy when irrigation is withheld:
upon return of moisture it will green up again.
Moderate- rapid, resilient and stoloniferous growth habit.