Originally Posted by agrostis
"it's not wild Bermuda"
The only reason i wouldn't encourage hybrid Bermuda over SA is if you are trying to grow it in the shade. I think Bermuda Win's as far as looks and strength. You can mow hybrid Bermuda at 1 1/2" and it looks great, you need to mow SA at what? 4"
Mowing height, fertilization and watering habits will determine which wins.