CitraBlue™ St. Augustine

CitraBlue™ St. Augustine

CitraBlue™ ‘FSA1602’ St. Augustine grass was developed by the University of Florida’s turfgrass breeding program under a sponsored Research Service Agreement with the Turfgrass Producers of Florida, Inc. (TPF).  CitraBlue™ St. Augustine is exclusively licensed to TPF by Florida Foundation Seed Producers, Inc., a direct support organization of the University of Florida. CitraBlue™ will be marketed by Sod Solutions, Inc. and is expected to become commercially available by mid to late 2019 with more widespread availability in the spring of 2020.

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 CitraBlue™ St. Augustine

CitraBlue™ ‘FSA1602’ St. Augustine grass was developed by the University of Florida’s turfgrass breeding program under a sponsored Research Service Agreement with the Turfgrass Producers of Florida, Inc. (TPF). CitraBlue™ St. Augustine is exclusively licensed to TPF by Florida Foundation Seed Producers, Inc., a direct support organization of the University of Florida. CitraBlue™ will be marketed by Sod Solutions, Inc. and is expected to become commercially available by mid to late 2019 with more widespread availability in the spring of 2020.

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