Perfect for: Residential yards with kids or dogs, or if you are looking for a low maintenance feature lawn around garden beds, courtyards or pools. Performs well in full sun or lightly shaded areas (more than 3 hours of light) with minimal water requirements once established. This is our #1 seller for home lawn areas.
Orders over 50m2 of Sir Walter include a complimentary lawn care starter kit of Sir Launcher (compound slow release fertiliser and water crystals) and Seasol (hose on).
Available: All year round for areas that are full sun. For best results only install in shaded or high traffic areas during warmer months between Sept-April.
Characteristics: Soft broad leaf, which is a luscious, rich emerald green colour. It’s drought tolerant, low maintenance, highly resistant to most common insect pests including Black Beatle, and most turf diseases. It is also salt tolerant and pet resistant.
It has a fast creeping growth habit, which means it is self-repairing against any damage from daily wear and tear. Unlike other creeping grasses, Sir Walter DNA Certified’s unique root system only travels across the top of the soil surface, not underneath it, which means it is less invasive and easier to manage.
This lateral growth habit also helps slow evaporation which means Sir Walter DNA Certified is able to survive on less water. This dense growth habit is not only responsible for reducing irrigation frequency, it also acts as a barrier to weeds. Consequently, Sir Walter DNA Certified is known as one of the most environmentally friendly grasses available, requiring less fertiliser and chemicals than other varieties. Despite its need for few chemicals, Sir Walter DNA Certified will actually withstand the use of a broader range of herbicides, unlike other buffalo lawns, to aid with on-going maintenance should it be required.
Sir Walter DNA Certified thrives in the heat, but will, unlike most other summer active grasses, still perform well in cool climates and shady areas.
Details: As Australia’s go anywhere, grow anywhere premium lawn turf, Sir Walter DNA Certified is the most versatile grass currently on the market.
The initial cost is a little higher than some other varieties of instant lawn, but the ongoing costs of watering and maintaining Sir Walter DNA Certified are a lot less than any other turf. The long-term durability of Sir Walter DNA Certified will also mean greater protection of your investment.
Sir Walter DNA Certified is a new generation soft leafed buffalo, which is protected under the Plant Breeder’s Rights Act. To ensure the supply of Sir Walter DNA Certified is a consistently high standard, it can only be sold by licensed growers. All genuine Sir Walter DNA Certified turf will be sold with a certificate of authenticity.