If now is the time for a turf makeover in your home, make sure you look up the following two names - ‘Sir Grange’ and ‘TifTuf’. They are great grass varieties for Queensland homes and come with a range of benefits for you and your family – more than you can ever imagine!

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So, to help you choose between these two great varieties, we have put a few comparisons together to help you along. If you would like some further information regarding either TifTuf or Sir Grange turf, give Rosemount Turf a call on (07) 5448 6398.

Sir Grange Turf

Sir Grange turf, otherwise known as Sir Grange Zoysia or Sir Grange, was created at Bladerunner Farms in Texas, USA under the name ‘Zeon Zoysia’. Chosen from over 10,000 other varieties, Sir Grange turf was originally created for golf courses. But, after considering all its beneficial characteristics, it was deemed great for residential use too. Sir Grange is what is in known as a Zoysia Matrella, being one of the slowest growing turf leaf options currently on the market.

Benefits

  • Drought tolerant.
  • Low maintenance turf variety.
  • Low mowing requirements as slow leaf growth rate.
  • Heat and shade resistant, due to great adaptation to different climates.
  • Dense vertical growth results in high surface strength and visual appeal.
  • Strong leaf blades due to high levels of silicon.
  • Naturally resistant to both diseases and pests.
  • Weed resistant.
  • Soft and densely mattered, so great for barefoot walking.

TifTuf Turf

TifTuf, commonly called TifTuf Bermuda or TifTuf Hybrid Bermuda, is a lawn variety that was created in the USA after 25+ years of testing and development. Chosen from over 30,000 other options, TifTuf is another great choice for residential lawns, as well as sports fields and golf courses.

Advantages

  • Wear tolerant, due to dense growth.
  • Better simulation of photosynthesis – results in requiring 50% less sunlight than other Couch grass options.
  • Weed tolerant.
  • Both pest and disease tolerant.
  • Drought tolerant, requiring less water than other varieties.
  • Colour retention all year round.
  • Eco-friendly and sustainable, due to low watering needs.
  • Offers genetic purity.

Which variety should you choose?

When it comes down to it, both TifTuf and Sir Grange have a range of benefits for households of all shapes and sizes. From drought tolerant to low maintenance to colour retention, the advantages are plentiful. Have a chat to your local turf specialist to find out more!

Resources:

Lawn Solutions Australia
Lawn Solutions Australia (TifTuf Hybrid Bermuda Grass)
Lawn Solutions Australia
Lawn Solutions Australia (TifTuf)
Lawn Solutions Australia
Lawn Solutions (Introducing Sir Grange (Zeon Zoysia)
Lawn Solutions Australia
Lawn Solutions (Mow Less Grass – Sir Grange (Zeon Zoysia)
Lawn Solutions Australia
Lawn Solutions (Sir Grange (Zeon Zoysia):

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