Centipede grass has a moderate coarse blade with slow growing, short, upright stems. Therefore, it requires less mowing than most grass. It has a light yellowish green color. Centipede not only adapts to poor soil, but it also crowds out weeds aggressively. It grows best in full sun areas.


Shade Tolerance Good
Wear Tolerance Poor
Salt Tolerance Poor
Mowing Height 1.5 – 2 in.
Hot Weather Tolerance Good
Uses Parks, Residential, Sports Fields, Golf Courses