Turfgrass - Knowledgebase Question

Port Charlotte, FL
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Question by Bbr1058602
November 6, 1998
What is the best type of turfgrass for southwest Florida, that can withstand the heat and rain and drought?

Answer from NGA
November 6, 1998
Several types of turf will grow in your area. Each has its pro's and con's. Based on your need for heat and drought tolerance, I think bermuda and zoysia would be the best choices. Check out the following web site for lots of great information on turf choices for Florida, including a chart comparing the various species available:


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