St. Augustine Floratam

Most popular grass variety in Florida. Establishes quickly and is the most vigorous of all St. Augustine varieties. One of only two grasses resistant to southern chinch bug. Con: It is a water hog and doesn’t match well with future mandates, including less water, less fertilizer and less chemicals.

Most popular grass variety in Florida because it thrives in direct sunlight and provides an attractive, plush looking lawn.