New grass

plantmaven(8b/9a TX)August 6, 2014

Yesterday they installed the grass.

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plantmaven(8b/9a TX)

Picture 2

    Bookmark   August 6, 2014 at 2:35PM
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plantmaven(8b/9a TX)

Sure looks different. Sad to see all the plants gone, but less maintenance for us.

    Bookmark   August 6, 2014 at 2:40PM
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lou_midlothian_tx(z8 DFW, Tx)

What grass?

    Bookmark   August 6, 2014 at 5:54PM
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plantmaven(8b/9a TX)

St. Augustine. I can't afford the others.

    Bookmark   August 6, 2014 at 6:27PM
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roselee z8b S.W. Texas

Good job of scaling down. I need to do more of that. I see you got to keep the beautiful Canyon Creek abelia.

    Bookmark   August 6, 2014 at 7:55PM
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plantmaven(8b/9a TX)

Thanks. I love my abelia.

    Bookmark   August 6, 2014 at 9:28PM
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lou_midlothian_tx(z8 DFW, Tx)

Yeah, I know but I was just wondering which st augustine. I'm not even allowed to grow st augustine even though floratam cultivar is very drought hardy. Go figure.

    Bookmark   August 7, 2014 at 6:09AM
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plantmaven(8b/9a TX)

I don't think it is Floratam. The man did not say what kind.

    Bookmark   August 7, 2014 at 2:14PM
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lou_midlothian_tx(z8 DFW, Tx)

Most likely 'Raleigh'. Very commonly used. Not exactly very drought hardy though. It's just the cheapest st aug cultivar out there. Not sure where you live. Maybe this will help you in the future since it sells floratam by pieces.

Here is a link that might be useful: Floratam

    Bookmark   August 7, 2014 at 4:02PM
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ocgf(Z8)

Lou,
St. Aug. is also banned in Kyle but the city doesn't enforce the ordinance. There are several homes with it for years. Just saying...

Omar

    Bookmark   August 9, 2014 at 10:59PM
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