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Palmetto is a native St. Augustine turfgrass used across the southern United States from the Carolinas to California under a wide range of climate and soil conditions, making it the ideal choice for residential and commercial use. Palmetto St. Augustine thrives under a wide range of soil and climate conditions, making it a popular choice for residential and commercial application. From the Carolinas to Southern California, St. Augustine is the ideal choice. When it comes to the REGION SPECIFIC climate of STATE/AREA, St. Augustine turfgrass sets the standard high. St. Augustine is perfect for commercial or residential use thanks to its ability to thrive in a wide range or soil and climate conditions.

Daily pricing is calculated based on products grown by farm and available truck space in your area on that day. We get great rates for helping farms fill trucks last minute and pass the savings on to you! Scheduling delivery 1­2 days out will usually provide the best deals, but there is limited availability! We guarantee delivery on the selected date pending weather cooperates! An asterisk next to a price indicates a DEAL. We will call or text you prior to delivery, based on your preference. Be sure your vehicle or trailer is capable of hauling sod! Each pallet can weigh up to 2500LBS. A full size truck such as an F150 or Silverado 1500 can hold 1 pallet. Most tandem axle trailers can hold up to 2. You will be emailed or texted pickup address and pickup code along with directions and instructions. Give the code to the farm or retail employee upon arrival and they will get you loaded up!

Palmetto St. Augustine Characteristics

SOIL MANAGEMENT

  • Soil test every two years.
  • Amend soil to maintain pH between 6.0 and 7.0
  • Know your soil type!

MOWING

  • Sharpen blades every spring.
  • Keep mowed between 2 to 4 inches.
  • Don’t cut of more than 1/3 the blade.

IRRIGATION

  • Don’t Overwater
  • Water less in cooler fall months
  • About 1 inch a week total irrigation spring & summer
  • Water deeply, frequently, and in early AM

WEED CONTROL

  • Pre-emergents prevent weeds from germinating
  • Post-emergents kill weeds after they germinate
  • A thick, lush lawn is the best deterrent to weeds

DISEASE CONTROL

  • Overly wets grass + shade = fungus problems
  • Apply systemic fungicide to prevent fungus outbreaks
  • Use multiple fungicide applications to treat affected areas

INSECT CONTROL

  • Use a broad spectrum insecticide that controls chinch bugs
  • For a once-a-year treatment, July & August are good months
  • Drought-stressed lawns are more susceptible to chinch bug injury
  • If using a granular insecticide, water in after application