Perfect for: Professional sports turf
environments and premier community sporting facilities. Also great for
backyard sporting heros who want the ball to bounce or to help create a
home golf green! Great drought tolerance, best results when mown with a
Available: All year round - full sun only.
Characteristics: An attractive, fine leaf
dense turf (high thatch) which can be mown extremely short to produce a
manicured looking homeyard. It has a low water requirement (great
drought tolerance), superior performing sports turf, aggressive creeping
grass, recovers well from general wear, can be maintained as low as
10mm in height for sports use. Not recommended for areas near garden
beds - very aggressive and invasive lateral growth habit susceptible to
winter weed invasion.
Details: A summer active grass that prefers
to grow in full sun areas; Nullarbor Couch has been the superior
performer in golf course situations for more than 15 years in southern
Australia. It is a very dense grass, which grows aggressively in most
soil types. Nullarbor Couch is an exceptional drought tolerant grass
that is mid green in colour. Nullarbor Couch will lose some of its
colour during the cooler months while it is dormant.
Expect best results when:
- Grown in full sunlight.
- Fertilised in mid September for it to green up after
winter and a second follow up again in early April to carry growth on
into the cooler winter months. (We recommend you use Sir Walter
Fertiliser at a rate of 2kg/100m²). Irrigate after fertiliser has been
- Watered weekly once the turf has a firm grip and has matured (Pending climate conditions).
- We also recommend fertilising your new turf 5-6 weeks after laying.