Raleigh St. Augustine

Raleigh St. Augustine

Raleigh St. Augustine grass is a cold-hardy cultivar released by North Carolina State University in 1980. It has a medium green color with a coarse texture. Raleigh adapts well to heavier, organic, clay soils with medium to low soil pH.

Raleigh St. Augustine 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