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buffalo grass, front range

Posted by richsd sunset zone 2 (My Page) on
Fri, Jul 19, 13 at 21:33

Have any of you tried growing buffalo grass as lawn? I helped my brother plant plugs of 'Legacy' buffalo grass a few years ago. I'm impressed by the vigor and deep green leaf color of the grass. It goes brown as weather cools, however :(


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RE: buffalo grass, front range

Update on my Legacy buffalo grass.

I live in Phoenix and took a plug of my brother's 'Legacy' buffalo grass back home with me. I planted it in a pot to test its heat tolerance to Phoenix climate. The buffalo grass tolerated our record high of 118 a few weeks ago without any problem. It's growing almost as vigorously as my bermuda lawn.


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