Zoysia grass
(Zoysia tenuifolia)

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Warm season creeping grass particularly suitable for hot, humid conditions. Commercial variety 'Emerald Grass' is a cultivar crossed with Zoysia Japonica. Zoysia is recommended as a drought tolerant, weed and disease resistant, slow growing and relatively sustainable lawn. It will require dethatching and is native to the northern regions of Australia.

Type
Native
Maintenance
Medium
Water use
Moderate
Lifecycle
Perennial
Container
Zero
Size
Grass and Groundcover
Foliage
Evergreen
Zones
Arid interior, Moist tropical, Semi-arid with summer rain, Moist temperate with hot summers
Regions
Darwin Living Water Smart
Shade levels
Full sun
Attribution
David-Pierre Mangiapan
Licence
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