Meyer Zoysia dense turf that forms a beautifully lush dark-green lawn. Because of its density, Meyer Zoysia is very resistant to weed invasion, is very tolerant to heavy wear, extremely tolerant to the cold, and moderately shade tolerant.
Meyer Zoysia is widely considered the most cold-tolerant of the Zoysia species. Because Meyer Zoysia is so tough, it is a very popular sod grass option in the Atlanta area.
|Hot Weather Tolerance:||Good|
|Mowing Height:||1.5 to 2.5 inches. Disease, Weed, and Insect Tolerance: Low disease problems, has great weed suppression and very little insect problems.|
Soil and Fertilizer:
Apply 10 pounds of 10-10-10 per 1,000 feet in early spring and late summer. p.H. level of 5.5 to 7.0.
During sod establishment, water every day so that the soil is soaked 3-4 inches deep. Do not allow to wilt. An additional watering might be needed. The primary watering should be done between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Established sod should be watered every day during the hot months and about every 4-7 days during cooler months.
Mow every 7-10 days at 2 inches. Make sure you remove clipping to prevent that build up.
Tolerant to Daconil, sentinel or eagle.