Palmetto St


Palmetto St. Augustine performing in areas shaded by live oak trees.


Description: Palmetto St. Augustine is a native St. Augustine cultivar selected for better color and finer texture. palmetto St. Augustine demonstrates superior shade, cold, frost, heat, and drought tolerance. This versatile turfgrass is used across the southern United States from the Carolinas to California under a wide range of climate and soil conditions, making it the ideal choice for residential and commercial use. Palmetto is rapidly becoming accepted as a landscaping standard, as it has been used in thousands of lawns in the last six years.

Applications: : Palmetto St. Augustine is recommended for use on Commercial, industrial, or municipal projects, such as:

  • Home Lawns
  • Highways
  • Parks
  • Erosion Control
  • Commercial Developments

Characteristics: Palmetto spreads rapidly horizontally, similar to Floratam and Bitterblue, but the vertical growth is demonstrably less than Floratam or even Bitterblue. In fact, Palmetto has been noted to grow slower vertically than dwarf fescues in side-by-side plots. For More information on this product click Here



Palmetto St. Augustine at Universal Studios in Florida, Barny Theme Park attraction

Palmetto St. Augustine soft texture is "cool" for bare feet.



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Last modified: April 03, 2006