Bahia grass is a warm season southern grass, Bahia grass is resistant to drought, disease and most insect attacks. Bahia grass can survive in a variety of soils from sand, sandy to clay and other infertile, dry soils. Bahia grass requires some maintenance to keep looking good in residential and commercial landscapes. Without fertilizer Bahia grass will thin out over time. Bahia grass also has a low tolerance to many weed control herbicides. Bahia grass is used extensively in lawns along coastal areas in Florida. Bahia grass has a vigorous growing habit and requires frequent mowing during hot weather. Bahia grass has a coarse blade and is not suitable for soils with high a pH levels.
Bahia grass is drought resistant turf. It does well in lawns and along highways, and its best used in sunny areas in warm humid regions. The Bahia grass roots can extend up to 8' deep once esablished. This is an important factor in erosion control.
Bahia Grass For Livestock
Bahia grass is a good solution for livestock pastures and grazing areas. The protein content of Bahia ranges from 3 to 8 percent in hay depending on time of production. Quality Bahia grass can also provide a sustainable food source for live-stock. Bahia grass also provides a good supplemental source of roughage.
Our Bahia Grass comes in 450 sq. ft. pallets. We have developed a stringent fungus, mildew and foreign vegetation maintenance program to ensure quality, healthy sod arrives at your home. We have a 30 day weed warranty on all of our grasses
|USES||Residential, Commercial, Golf, Sports|
|COLOR||Blue / Green|
|BLADE WIDTH||5mm - 7mm|
|FALL COLOR RETENTION||Very Good|
|SPRING GREANUP||Very Good|
|SOILS||Sand, Sandy Loam, Clay, Muck|
|COLD||Excellent 6b - 11|
|SHADE||Moderate - Good|
|HEIGHT||1" - 2"|
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