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what type of grass is this?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by befnme, Sep 10, 2005.

  1. befnme

    befnme LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,413

    i was doing a job over at fort bragg and we had to remove some trees and grass so i brought it home and put it in my back yard where it is mostly crab grass.anyway it took off real good and spreads really fast it dosent grow very tall though.i let it go about 3 weeks one time in the fast growing season to see and it only grew about 2 inches.it is very green with these thin little greenish yellow seed pods that dont grow any higher than the grass.do yall know what it is? i really like it.
  2. befnme

    befnme LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,413

  3. lawnspecialties

    lawnspecialties LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,513

    Tough to tell from the pics. Looks like centipede
  4. Supertiger

    Supertiger LawnSite Member
    Posts: 189

    my guess is sentipede, i cant spell the dam name sorry.
  5. naturescaretaker

    naturescaretaker LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 851

    Pic 3 concerns me..... that dark dark area.... wow....... :p
  6. bushhawg73

    bushhawg73 LawnSite Member
    from Florida
    Posts: 7

    The grass is Centipede. I have it in my yard and love it. Find some info about it on the web as it does not like or need a lot of fertilizer. Best way to spread it is by sprigging. Unless you are a millionaire you will never be able to afford the seed. It is WAY over priced. Good luck. :waving:
  7. Steve9

    Steve9 LawnSite Member
    from Texas
    Posts: 228

    You spelled "references" wrong on your web page

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