St. Augustine

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by moonarrow, Feb 7, 2001.

  1. moonarrow

    moonarrow LawnSite Member
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    Does anyone know if you can buy St Augustine grass seed if so do you know where I can order some
     
  2. Starling Lawn

    Starling Lawn LawnSite Member
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    Its not availible.spring or sod only.Someone advertised seeds a few years back but haven`t seen any in years.
    Dave
     
  3. Fantasy Lawns

    Fantasy Lawns LawnSite Bronze Member
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    st aug is a hybrid of grass mixes considered an "improved variety" plugs or sod only ......(many variety's were developed by the Unv of Fla)go here for ALL the info ....."edis.ifas.ufl.edu/MENU_LH:LHLAWN" ....
     
  4. LoneStarLawn

    LoneStarLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
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    St. Augustine Grass Seed is NOT currently available from any source in the USA. All attempts in the last 2 years to produce viable seed have failed. It is not known when or even if seed will be commercially available. Sprigging and sodding only
     
  5. moonarrow

    moonarrow LawnSite Member
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    thanks for the info I knew I haven't been able to find it anywhere just wasn't sure if it was just around here or not
     

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