Only available one month before planting season
Couch / Bermuda grass (Cynodon Dactylon) is a strong perennial grass which has both stolons and rhizomes. Couch grass can be used as a cover crop in orchards and used for erosion control purposes. This grass produces good quality hay, grazing and foggage. This grass is best adapted to areas where the annual rainfall varies between 450mm and 1750mm.
Kg/ha 10 - 15
Plant September - February
Plant Blackjack, an exceptional quality seeded Bermuda grass which adds density and deep green colour to your warm season turf. Plant Blackjack for an unsurpassed dark green colour in a seeded Bermuda grass. This vigourous, fine-bladed cultivar adds colour and density to any warm-season blend throughout the hottest summer months.
WHERE TO PLANT BERMUDA GRASS
Blackjack shows remarkable cold tolerance even in freezing winter areas. If planting sprigs or plugs makes your back sore, consider Blackjack seed Bermudagrass. You will get a dense green lawn all summer long.
5 – 12 t DM/ha/season
Depending on environmental conditions and management
Palatable when fertilised
Widely adapted to varied soils and climate
Can tolerant heavier grazing
Tolerant of salinity
Tolerant of flooding
Excellent ground cover for soil conservation