Turf Selection

The following table will assist with selection of a turf that is right for your lawn.  

 

  Sir Walter August Zoysia  Wintergreen Couch  Greenlees Park Couch  Santa Ana Couch  Kikuyu 
Drought Tolerance Good Excellent  Excellent  Excellent  Very Good  Fair 
Shade Tolerance Good Excellent Poor  Poor  Poor  Fair 
Wear Resistance High High High  High  High  Fair 
Mowing Frequency Medium Low  Medium  Medium  Medium  High 
Winter Colour Good Excellent Poor  Poor  Poor  Good 
Growth Rate Moderate Moderate  Moderate to fast  Moderate to fast  Moderate to fast  Fast 
Recommended Mowing Height 30-50mm 20-70mm  15-30mm  15-30mm  15-30mm  30-40mm