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Varieties of Turf Grass Sod

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Do some research on turf grass sod before jumping into installation.

There are many different varieties of turf grass sod. In fact, when looking for new turf grass sod to install, understanding the nuances among the different types available can help steer you in the right direction. The reality is, knowing what type of sod is best to experience lush, green grass can be tricky for many. Here is a helpful guide to steer you in the right direction when searching for the proper variety of turf grass sod for your property.

Bahia Grass

Bahia grass will typically have a very deep root system. That means that the grass itself will undoubtedly continue to stay green well into the fall and even the winter months. In fact, this type of grass is known for it’s extremely coarse texture and light green color. That being said, bahia grass does require a bit of watering for proper maintenance

Bent Grass

Most commonly found on golf courses, bent grass is notorious for its tolerance of very heavy foot traffic. In fact, this type of grass is typically properly cared for by moderate watering and fertilizing. Doing so on an as needed basis is the best way to care for this specific type of grass. 

Bermuda Grass

This type of grass is common in drought environments. That’s because it is very drought resistant. Bermuda grass typically requires very minimal fertilizing but does require heavy mowing needs. In fact, this particular grass type will stay green well into the winter. So if that’s something that is of importance to you, consider investing in bermuda grass for your property.

Buffalo Grass

Buffalo grass is one of the lowest maintenance types of grass out there. In fact, this type of grass will traditionally be the most common type of grass for people who are looking for a grass that doesn’t need much attention. As a result, this grass is great for those who are seeking a beautiful lawn without much effort on their part.

Bottom Line

At the end of the day, there is nothing worse than grass in your lawn that you are unable to maintain. In fact, finding the perfect turf grass sod for your property is easier than you may think and hopefully this helpful guide can help. Ultimately, there is nothing more important than a healthy lawn for your property. 

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