This perennial grass grows in tropical, sub-tropical and the transition zones. Found extensively on lawns, golf courses, sports fields and arenas, reclamation areas, parks, and coastal areas. While bermuda grass is known as a durable grass, you will need to work on it to have a lawn that thrives and is the envy of the neighborhood. In most cases, bermuda grass will flourish when mowed consistently at the correct height, irrigated when needed, and fertilized regularly. Below are some of the top performing varieties available. Princess and Riviera are often used for putting greens, Yukon is often used in colder transitional regions, and Laprima and Laprima XD are used for lawn grasses. You will not find a better selection anywhere.
The high performance varieties in La Prima Bermuda grass seed were chosen for their individual benefits and characteristics: to provide an extremely high quality turf grass surface in a shorter time, at less expense to the consumer and with easier maintenance requirements. LaPrima will outperform single seeded varieties in most situations. You can always count on LaPrima Bermuda grass seed blend to consist of the best seeded Bermuda grass varieties available.
Bermuda grass seed blend, LaPrima XD with "X-treme Density," is a blend of superior seeded Bermudagrass cultivars selected for fast germination and establishment, combined with the highest turf quality. This blend combines Yukon Bermuda grass seed selected for superior turf quality, and La Paloma Bermuda grass seed, which adds fast establishment, rapid divot recovery and good turf quality.
Certified Princess Bermuda seed, the world's first dense, fine-textured, seeded, hybrid Bermudagrass variety. Princess Bermuda is suitable for planting on home golf greens, a first for seeded Bermudagrasses. Princess seed can be used on golf course fairways and tees - manicured home lawns - well maintained sports turf and parks.
Riviera Bermudagrass seed should be planted in areas of full sunlight when soil temperatures reach a consistent 65F and are on the rise. Cover the putting green seed with no more than 1/4 inch of soil. Bermuda grass seedlings should emerge in 10 to 14 days. As seedlings develop, decrease frequency of irrigation but increase the amount of water applied. As Riviera grass turf matures, follow recommended turf watering guidelines for your growing region.
Yukon Bermuda grass seed was developed by the Oklahoma State University Turfgrass Research Team, in conjunction with the USGA. This Bermuda turf grass seed produces a superb turf quality making it perfect for tees, fairways, roughs and even greens for the DIY home putting green. Yukon is also know to be an exceptionally cold tolerant Bermudagrass.