Centipedegrass

$175.00 per 450 sq. ft. pallet. Must be special ordered with a 1 pallet minimum.
Delivery date: 1-2 days
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Centipede grass is native to China and Southeast Asia, but do well in temparate U.S. climates.

Please note that like all turfgrass, Centipede grass is a living plant, not a miracle grass. When properly maintained, however, Centipede grass will deliver years of an aesthetically pleasing and functional lawn.

 

  • Winter color: Centipede does not enter a true dormant state during winter months and resumes growth when temperatures are favorable.
  • Hot weather tolerance: Excellent, very tolerant to high temperatures up to 100 degrees.
  • Cold tolerance: Goes dormant @ temperatures below 55 degrees.
  • Spring green - up:  Fair.
  • Shade tolerance: Good-some varieties maintain adequate turf quality in 60% shade,tolerant of Pine tree shade.
  • Wear resistance: Poor -slow growth patern-will not withstand heavy wear.
  • Salt tolerance: Not as tolerant as St. Augustine.
  • Mowing height: 1.5-2.5 inches (can be mowed 1 inch when maintained properly).
  • Recovery from injury: recovers slowly from damage.
  • Use: residential lawns and commercial.
  • Root structure: Fine , shallow.
  • Drought tolerance: Good
  • Texture: Soft to the touch.