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Empire Turf - The Proven Zoysia Grass

Empire Turf - The Proven Zoysia Grass

EMPIRE zoysia is a revolutionary medium-bladed, dark green zoysiagrass that features excellent wear tolerance, requires less mowing and chemical applications and is chinch bug resistant. More importantly, EMPIRE Turf allows the water supply to be shut off in severe periods of drought without the danger of permanently harming the lawn. EMPIRE Turf...one lawn...many benefits. EMPIRE is the perfect choice for most home lawns as well as golf applications. EMPIRE is The Proven Zoysia grass, thriving in areas where others are not well adapted.

Characteristics

Aesthetics

Uses: Golf, Commercial, Sports/Parks, Home
Color: Blue-GreenBlade Width: 5-7 mm
Feel: Very Soft
Fall Color Retention: Very Good
Spring Greenup: Very Good

Function

Soils: Sandy, Clay
Growth: Rhizomes/Stolons
Wear: Very Good
Injury Recovery: Very Good
Insects: Excellent
Diseases: Very Good

Climate

Heat: Excellent
Cold: Very Good
Shade: Good
Drought: Very Good
Salt: Good

Care

Mower: Standard Rotary, Reel
Height: 1-2"
Weed Control: Very Good

Empire Palmetto St. Augustine

Empire Palmetto St. Augustine

Palmetto St. Augustine is the most sold patented turfgrass in the world with more than 1 Billion square feet sold. Selected for better color and finer texture. Palmetto demonstrates superior shade, cold, frost, heat and drought tolerance. This versatile turfgrass is used across the southern United States from the Carolinas to California under a wide range of climate and soil conditions making it the ideal choice for residential and commercial use. Palmetto St. Augustine is a proven versatile grass that is a standard in many regions.

Characteristics

Aesthetics
Uses: Commercial, Sports/Parks, Home
Color: Emerald-Green
Blade Width: 8-9 mm
Feel: Soft
Fall Color Retention: Excellent
Spring Greenup: Very Good

Function

Soils: Sand, Clay, Muck
Growth: Stolons
Wear: Good
Injury Recovery: Very Good
Insects: Average
Diseases: Good

Climate

Heat: Excellent
Cold: Very Good
Shade: Very Good
Drought: Good
Salt: Very Good

Care

Mower: Standard Rotary
Height: 1.5-2.5"
Weed Control: Good

Empire Sapphire St. Augustine

Empire Sapphire St. Augustine

Sapphire is a premium St. Augustine variety that features a blue-green color and extremely fast lateral growth. This characteristic allows Sapphire to recover from damage quicker than other St. Augustine grasses. Sapphire is tolerant of drought and heat and thrives in sub-tropical climates.


Characteristics

Aesthetics

Uses: Commercial, Home
Color: Deep Blue-Green
Blade Width 6.4 mm
Feel: Soft
Fall Color Retention: Very Good
Spring Greenup: Very Good


Function

Growth: Stolons
Wear: Good
Injury Recovery: Very Good
Insects: Average
Diseases: Good


Climate

Heat: Excellent
Cold: Good
Shade: Very Good
Drought: Good
Salt: Very Good


Care

Mower: Standard Rotary
Height: .5-2.5"
Weed Control: Good

Celebration Bermudagrass

Celebration Bermudagrass

Description:

Celebration is a deep blue-green bermudagrass that has finished best in numerous university research studies for wear tolerance and recovery, drought resistance and tolerance, and bermudagrass shade tolerance. Found in professional and college sports fields, golf courses, and home lawns throughout the country, Celebration performs well across a variety of applications. Celebration is the proven bermuda grass and is currently being used in numerous applications such as homes, professional golf and sports, and parks throughout the South.

Characteristics

Aesthetics

Uses: Golf, Commercial, Sports/Parks, Home
Color: Dark Blue-Green
Blade Width: 1.7 mm
Feel: Soft
Fall Color Retention: Very Good
Spring Greenup: Very Good


Function

Soils: Sand, ClayGrowth Rhizomes/Stolons
Wear: Excellent
Injury Recovery: Excellent
Insects: Very Good
Diseases: Very Good


Climate

Heat: Excellent
Cold: Very Good
Shade: Very Good
Drought: Excellent
Salt: Very Good


Care

Mower: Standard Rotary/Reel
Height: .5-1.0"
Weed Control: Very Good