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Turf Varieties

“Sir Walter” Premium Lawn Turf

Sir Walter Soft Buffalo Turf is born and bred under Australian conditions. Sir Walter is a PBR soft leaf buffalo grass ideal for domestic and commercial lawns throughout Australia.

  • Shade Tolerant (need 3 hours full winter sun or 5 – 6 hours filtered sunlight)
  • Drought tolerant, low watering requirements
  • Low maintenance, less weeding and watering,
  • Self repairing, quick recovery from wear and damage
  • Soft texture, ideal for young family and dogs
  • Salt Tolerant, perfect for coastal areas or inland salinity regions
  • Very good drought tolerance, chemical tolerance and fungus resistance
  • Hold its colour in winter, full sun and shade
  • 100% Australian- developed for our conditions
  • Guaranteed Authenticity Certificate

Platinum Zoysia

Zoysia grasses are native to tropical, eastern Asia, but are now distributed throughout the tropical and sub-tropical climates of the world. Zoysia grasses grow noticeably slower than other turf varieties making it the easy mow lawn

  • Fine leaf and soft texture
  • Extremely shade tolerant but also survive in full sun
  • Slow growing – less mowing
  • Brilliant colour

Nullarbor Couch Oz Tuff

Oz Tuff is a PBR Green couch variety ideal for the Australian conditions.

  • Highest salt tolerance of any green couch variety
  • Tolerates the use of recycled water
  • Low nutritional requirements
  • Finer leaf resulting in less water evaporation
  • Low growing resulting in less mowing
  • Easy to keep tidy and weed free
  • Stays greener for longer
  • Recovers quickly from stressful conditions (drought/high traffic)

Identified to have resistance against a green couch disease called Smut
Oz Tuff has a finer leaf texture than most other couch grasses used on fairway, roughs, tees and athletic fields. A finer leaf means less evaporation. It is lower growing which meaning less mowing. Even with regular close mowing Oz Tuff can tolerate low mowing heights without evidence of scalping. Oz Tuff offers better quality surface and stronger turf colour in low nutrition situation where minimal inputs are available. It has a dark emerald green colour versus the somewhat pastel green of other hybrid green couch species and the lighter green of a common green couch. It has proven superior salt tolerance making it the most ideal couch variety for coastal locations or in situations where recycled water is used. It has been identified to have disease resistance to Smut, a disease that is prevalent within many green couches throughout Australia.

Nullarbor Couch

This warm season Green Couch hybrid (Cynodon dactylon hybrid) has been used on playing fields and home lawns Australia wide for many years. A hard wearing fine textured variety which retains good colour except in frost regions.

  • Fine textured lawn
  • Drought tolerant and hardy
  • Excellent chemical tolerance
  • Low Cost
  • Holds its colour in winter
  • Ideal for large areas