Bison

Buffalograss

Scientific name Stenotaphrum secundatum

Common name Buffalograss

Description Bison Soft Leaf Buffalo was the first buffalo introduced into WA. Has a broad dark green leaf, shallow rooted and noninvasive. Due to it slower growth rate and non invasivesness Bison is perfect for low maintenance gardens. However, Buffalo requires more water in the warmer WA warmer months when placed in full sun. Bison Soft Leaf Buffalo is the grass of choice if you have a shady, medium traffic area.

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Available in Sod/turf
Price range N/A
Use Residential
Suitable climate classification Subtropical and Temperate
Preferred mowing height 25mm - 35mm
Shade tolerance Good
Wear tolerance Moderate
Cold tolerance Moderate
Heat tolerance Moderate
Salinity tolerance Moderate
Water requirement High
Fertiliser requirement Moderate
Mowing frequency High
Thatch production High

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