Centipede

Centipede

Common Centipede is one of the most widely used grasses for home lawns in the Southeastern United States. Well suited for low pH soils, common Centipede is a slow growing grass that needs very little fertilizer and handles drought well.

Centipede Characteristics

  USES

  • Golf, Commercial, Sports/Parks, Home
  • Blade-width: 8-9 mm
  • Feel: Soft
  • Soils: Sand, Clay, Muck
  • Growth: Stolons

  COLOR

  • Color:  Emerald Green
  • Fall Color Retention: Excellent
  • Spring Green Up: Very Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1  MAINTENANCE

  • Mower: Standard Rotary
  • Height: 1.5-2.5″
  • Weed Control: Good
  • Insect Resistance: Average
  • Disease Resistance: Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1 WEAR TOLERANCE

  • Wear: Good
  • Injury Recovery: Very Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1 SHADE TOLERANCE

  • Shade: Very Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1  DROUGHT TOLERANCE

  • Drought: Good