Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best all round low maintenance lawn for my home?

Sir Walter is our premium lawn for use in Melbourne homes.

For Tasmania we suggest RTF Tall Fescue

I have active dogs, which instant lawn is best?

A lawn turf that will repair itself quickly is ideal for active dogs. 

In Melbourne - we recommend Village Green or Kikuyu.

In Tasmania - we recommend RTF Tall Fescue or EasiGreen Bluegrass/Rye.

I have a large tree in my garden, which instant lawn is suitable?

Large trees create shade and take moisture from the soil so a shade and drought tolerant turf variety is required.

The most suitable Melbourne turf variety is Sir Walter Buffalo

The most suitable Tasmania turf variety is RTF Tall Fescue.

 

When is the best time to install an instant lawn?

Warm season instant turf varieties such as Sir Walter Buffalo, Legend Couch Grass and Kikuyu are best installed from Spring through to Autumn when the soil temperatures are warmer.  These drought tolerant instant turf varieties go dormant during winter.

Cool season instant turf varieties such as Tall Fescue and Bluegrass can be installed all year round.

 

Is Sir Walter lawn turf available as seed?

Sir Walter is available as roll out instant turf only, it does not grow from seed.

Is Legend Couch Grass available as seed?

Legend couch grass is avilable as roll out instant turf or sprigs.  It does not grow from seed but from stolons of turf.