Floratam St Augustine

Floratam St Augustine King Ranch FL Turfgrass

Floratam St. Augustine

Buy Floratam St Augustine Turfgrass from King Ranch Florida Turfgrass a great solution for commercial and residential areas.  As its name implies, Floratam St. Augustine is the result of collaboration between the University of Florida and Texas A&M University. Released by the Florida and Texas Agricultural Experiment Stations in the early 1970s, Floratam St. Augustine is a chinch bug and SAD virus resistant variety of St Augustine.  Floratam St Augustine is a hardy and coarse textured grass with wider and longer blades than common St. Augustine.

History – Today the original 1972 Floratam foundation stock for the state of Texas is still grown as pure registered stock on our farms in Texas. Floratam is particularly suited to applications in the southern part of Texas and is a good choice for residents of the coastal plain.

  1. Maintenance & Quality
    Low Seed Head Formation Moderate Fertilizing Frequency Weekly – Rotary Mower Frequency
    Course Leaf Texture Dark Green Color Mowing Height: 2″ – 3″
  2. Intended Use
    Commercial Residential
  3. Performance
    Drought Tolerance Salt Tolerance https://krturfgrass.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/2stars.jpg
    Fall Color Retention  Wear Resistance https://krturfgrass.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/2stars.jpg
    Spring Green Up  Weed Resistance
    Injury Recovery https://krturfgrass.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/2stars.jpg  Shade Tolerance https://krturfgrass.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/2stars.jpg
  4. Insect & Disease Tolerance
    Sod Web Worms https://krturfgrass.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/2stars.jpg Decline Virus
    Chinch Bugs Brown Patch
    Fall Army Worms Grey Leaf Spot
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