Buffalo grass, more commonly known as St. Augustine grass, has the highest shade tolerance of our thick drought tolerant style grasses. Saint Augustine is a warm-season grass and does well with coastal and subtropical areas. Coastal areas along with Florida and southern California due to Buffalo grass's high tolerance to salt. Buffalo grass blade growth and sod rooting cycle heavily revolves around the temperatures like the Bermudas and slows down during colder months.
Widely used in tropical and subtropical areas, Buffalo grass is related to Hawaiian island Augustine grass.
Min. 500 sq ft; delivered to LA county.
Buffalo Grass Ratings, Reviews, and Pricing
Pricing is available in the drop-down menu, and sod pricing includes delivery tax is based on the county of purchase.
Buffalo Grass Ratings
Buffalo grass Ratings 1 - 10 (10 being best)
Buffalo grass Drought tolerance: 6
Buffalo grass Disease resistance: 9
Buffalo grass sod Wear resistance: 4
Buffalo grass shade tolerance: 8
Buffalo grass Recovery from wear: 4
Buffalo grass Winter color: 3
Buffalo grass Heat tolerance: 5
**Sod and Seed starter fertilizer are always recommended when sodding/seeding a lawn.**