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Buffalo Grass

Resists Heat and Drought

Grows 6 in. tall; forms a thick, rugged, blue-green mat. Rarely needs mowing. 1/2 lb. seeds 250 sq. ft.
  • Zone 3 - 9.
  • Height 6 inch flowerhead.
  • Germination 14 - 30 days.
  • Light Required Full sun.

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  • Botanical Name: Buchloe dactyloides 'Topgun'; Family: Poaceae (Grass Family)
  • Height: 6 inch flowerhead.
  • Spacing: 1 inch deep in rows 1 inch apart.
  • Depth: Place the seeds between 1/4-inch and 1/2-inch below the surface.
  • Spread: N/A
  • Sun/Shade: Full sun.
  • Yield: N/A
  • Foliage: Blue-green foliage.
  • Fruit: N/A
  • Days To Maturity: N/A
  • Form: Perennial.
  • Soil Requirements: Rich, well-drained, clay soil; pH 6.0-8.5
  • Growth Rate: Medium growth rate.
  • Seed Count: 1/2 lbs. seeds 250 square feet.
  • Size: N/A
  • Comments: Rugged, dependable. Impossible to stop. Forms dense, blue-green mat. Takes abuse. Seldom needs mowing. Hardy native of the dry prairie states. Resists insects and most lawn diseases. Resists heat and drought. Will not survive where rain fall averages over 25 inches. Does not tolerate shade. Does well in heavy soil. Warm season type grass.

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