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Bermuda Bermuda anatomy

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Bermudagrass makes for a nice home lawn because it can tolerate a very low mowing height, which is also a reason it is widely used on golf courses in the South. It spreads by both stolons and rhizomes, which helps it to form a thick, dense turf. It is usually found in the south, but may grow as far north as Kansas City. Its maintenance requirements (fertilizing, watering, mowing) are high.

  • Width: 1/8" wide
  • Tip/blade: sharp point
  • Color: deep green
  • Growth: forms a dense, close-cut, high-quality turf
  • Additional: most popular lawn grass in the central US. Rough along the edges. Has a distinctive, 3- to 5-fingered seed head.