Bitterblue St. Augustine

Bitterblue St. Augustine

Bitterblue St. Augustine was developed over 80 years ago as a cold-tolerant St. Augustine variety. It has a decent level of adaptability to shaded areas.  Bitterblue has wide blades and a darker green color than common St. Augusitne varieties.

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Bitterblue

Bitterblue St. Augustine was developed over 80 years ago as a cold-tolerant St. Augustine variety. It has a decent level of adaptability to shaded areas.  Bitterblue has wide blades and a darker green color than common St. Augusitne varieties.

EMPIRE TURF® CHARACTERISTICS

  USES

  • Home, Commercial, Golf, Sports
  • Blade-width: 5-7mm
  • Feel: Very Soft
  • Soils: Sandy, Clay
  • Growth: Rhizomes, stolons

  COLOR

  • Color: Blue-Green
  • Fall Color Retention: Very Good
  • Spring Green Up: Average

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1  MAINTENANCE

  • Mower: Standard Rotary, Reel
  • Height: 1-2″
  • Weed Control: Very Good
  • Insect Resistance: Excellent
  • Disease Resistance: Very Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1 WEAR TOLERANCE

  • Wear: Very Good
  • Injury Recovery: Very Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1 SHADE TOLERANCE

  • Shade: Good

ss_assets_icon_shade-blue-1  DROUGHT TOLERANCE

  • Drought: Very Good