Improved Zoysia! Low Maintenance, Cold Hardy & Excellent ColorZoysia grass provides the benefits of using less water than bluegrass or fescue and in general requires less maintenance.Nature Hills Nursery offers plugs of Zenith zoysia. We suggest using plugs because the seed is very slow to germinate, making it difficult to establish a lawn in one season.Zenith® zoysia is also an improved variety with excellent color and exhibits good cold tolerance. Our trays have 70 plugs and will cover 70 sq. ft. if placed on 12 inch centers or 18 sq. ft. if placed on 6 inch centers.Our plugs are a healthy 1 ½ inches square X 2 ¼ inches deep.Zoysia spreads very slowly compared to our turf-type buffalograss so the closer the spacing the better.How Many Zoysia Plug Trays Should I Order? Zenith® Zoysia Grass is sold by the tray. There are 70 plugs in each tray.Recommended spacing is 6 to 12 inches. Once you have figured your square footage and the desired spacing, multiply your square footage by the appropriate number from the table below to find the number of plugs needed.* Needs less water* Slower grrowth – less mowing* Excellent color* Hardy .
Drought Tolerant Grass that Thrives in Almost Any SoilBlue Grama is a beautiful native grass that originated on the western Plains. ‘Hachita’ is a very vigorous selection of the Blue Grama.‘Hachita’ can be labeled as a xeriscape grass because it has very good drought tolerance. It will thrive in both sandy and clay soils. Plant this grass in full sun for best results as it does not do well in the shade.Use this grass in areas of high foot traffic and in areas such as highway medians. It will also do well as an accent plant in arid gardens.‘Hachita’ grass natural height is 4 to 12 inches (with seed heads) and in very good conditions it may grow taller. It is a pretty grass with slender blades and is greenish-gray color.Blue Grama will go dormant quickly in very dry conditions but it will green up quickly after receiving moisture. It can stand, heat, drought, cold and mowing.This plant can be used for dry flower arrangements and in rock gardens. When used as a turf grass for a lawn, it is suggested to plant the plugs 4 inches apart for best results.A 70 plug tray planted at 4 inch intervals will cover 8 to 10 square feet.* Vigorous grower* Drought tolerant* Tolerates heavy traffic .
Bella Bluegrass is the ONLY dwarf bluegrass on the market!Bella will grow in full sun or up to 80% shade. It is so economical! Because it is a dwarf plant it grows slow which means less mowing, up to 50 to 80% less.Bella is a deeply rooted plant so it drought tolerant and requires less watering. It is also disease resistant and heat tolerant!Bella Bluegrass is a dark, alpine green bluegrass variety that is vegetatively propagated. Bella Bluegrass spreads from rhizomes instead of seeds.Bella is a quick grower laterally, but has very minimal vertical growth. This will equate to 50-80% less mowing for the end-user yet allows the grass to repair from damage quickly.Bella bluegrass is a very dark green color and it retains that color all season long. The vegetative growth of this grasses rhizomes will keep your lawn looking solid and flawless.If planted at 6 inch intervals, each 70 plug tray will cover 17 square feet.* Less Mowing * Less Watering* Long growing season.
Stunning Green Color That Needs 75% Less WaterPrestige is the latest release from the University of Nebraska. It outperforms all other varieties of buffalo grass in the southern and southeastern United States.It has exceptional disease and insect resistance. Prestige also has fine soft blades with a stunning green color and grows to a height of 4 to 6 inches.Buffalo grass varieties give up to a 75% reduction in water consumption, therefore saving you money. These varieties thrive on a fraction of the amount of water needed for most turf grasses.With a root system extending several feet into the ground, watering is not needed in most parts of the country. The rest of the country will see a substantial reduction in water usage.In gallons this means about one million gallons of water per acre can be saved by using Legacy, Prestige or UC Verde.An Established Lawn in as Little as 90 Days!You will receive Accelerated Growth Plugs, the economical way to a buffalo grass lawn. Planting is quick and easy. With proper care, you can have an established lawn in as little as 90 daysPlugs come as 70 per tray and are grown in greenhouses to ensure quality. We recommend one to four plugs per square foot of lawn depending on how dense you’d like it to be and how quickly you’d like it to fill in.Prestige Buffalo grass Plugs are all sold by the tray. There are 72 plugs in each tray. Buffalo grass is the only turf grass native to the United States and the Prestige will give you thick green, low maintenance lawn..
Fast-Growing Durable Turf GrassLegacy Buffalo Grass is a variety of Buffalo grass developed by the University of Nebraska. Its dense canopy of fine leaf blades creates a very soft carpet which is perfect for lawn activities.It has a dark blue-green color and only grows 3 to 5 inches high. It’s lush and soft while at the same time durable and hardy. Legacy Buffalo Grass was developed to have the look of bluegrass with the hardiness of Buffalo grass, and it certainly achieved that aim. It will flourish in high sun but also tolerate the shady spots in your yard. Its deep roots mean that it requires 75% less water than other turf grasses.An Established Lawn in as Little as 90 Days!You will receive Accelerated Growth Plugs, the economical way to a buffalo grass lawn. Planting is quick and easy. With proper care, you can have an established lawn in as little as 90 daysPlugs come as 70 per tray and are grown in greenhouses to ensure quality. We recommend one to four plugs per square foot of lawn depending on how dense you’d like it to be and how quickly you’d like it to fill in. Your lawn will be among the first in the neighborhood to green up in the spring, and the vibrant color will last long into fall. .
A Thick, Soft Lawn That Tolerates Intense HeatThe University of California released this remarkable grass in 2003. UC Verde produces a dense turf of soft, bright-green, very fine leaf blades.UC Verde buffalo grass is the most heat tolerant. It is the grass to use in areas of dry, intense heat found in the southwest and California.UC Verde will grow to a maximum height of 4 to 8 inches in most locations. It shows allelopathic tendencies so it is known to suppress weeds.Buffalo grass varieties give up to a 75% reduction in water consumption, therefore saving you money. These varieties thrive on a fraction of the amount of water needed for most turf grasses.An Established Lawn in as Little as 90 Days!You will receive Accelerated Growth Plugs, the economical way to a buffalo grass lawn. Planting is quick and easy. With proper care, you can have an established lawn in as little as 90 daysUC Verde Buffalo grass Plugs are all sold by the tray. There are 72 plugs in each tray..
Stays Green All Year LongGreenspan Spreading Fescue, Fescue arundinacea, is a lush, heat-resistant grass. Developed in Australia’s sub-tropical climate, it has been adapted for growth all across the southern United States, from the Carolinas to Southern California. Unlike other fescues, it will even grow in Northern Florida. It is a warm weather plant, not recommended for colder climates.Greenspan grows dark green, medium textured blades in full sun or up to 80% shade. In the warm weather of the southern states, it stays green all year long. It’s a drought tolerant grass that takes advantage of natural rainfall. With deep, aggressive roots and a network of rhizomes, Greenspan is weed-resistant. Unwanted invaders simply can’t compete with its thick root system. The rhizomes also allow the grass to repair itself in the case of ruts and other lawn damage. Because it doesn’t produce viable seed, Greenspan is available by plugs only. Fall and winter are the best times to plant the plugs, but it can be planted year-round. If planted at 12 inch intervals, full coverage will be established in 6 to 12 months. Plant at smaller intervals to establish full coverage more quickly. Intervals larger than 12 inches are not recommended.*Disease resistant*Deep roots for weed resistance*Full sun to 80% shade*Stays green all year.