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 FormationModerate Fertilizing FrequencyWeekly – Rotary Mower Frequency
    Course Leaf TextureDark Green ColorMowing Height: 2″ – 3″
  2. Intended Use
  3. Performance
    Drought ToleranceSalt Tolerancehttps://krturfgrass.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/2stars.jpg
    Fall Color Retention Wear Resistancehttps://krturfgrass.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/2stars.jpg
    Spring Green Up Weed Resistance
    Injury Recoveryhttps://krturfgrass.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/2stars.jpg Shade Tolerancehttps://krturfgrass.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/2stars.jpg
  4. Insect & Disease Tolerance
    Sod Web Wormshttps://krturfgrass.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/2stars.jpgDecline Virus
    Chinch BugsBrown Patch
    Fall Army WormsGrey Leaf Spot
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