Tropical Carpet Grass | 10 Year Warranty

Tropical Carpet Grass


Drought
 Resistance Medium

Shade Tolerance Up to 75%

Wear Low

Maintenance Medium

Leaf Broad

estimated cost $8 - 11/m2

Tropical Carpet Grass is a warm season perennial species that spreads via low growing stolons. Selected by Lawn Solutions Australia as the very best performing carpet grass variety, it is best suited to the North Queensland and Northern Territory regions.

A dense turf suited to lawns, parks and sports fields

Tropical Carpet Grass has course textured leaves that will form dense turf of moderate quality. The colour is green to light green in growing season becoming red when dormant under cool conditions. Tropical Carpet Grass is suited for lawns, summer sport fields, parks & reserves. A unique trait of this grass is the red tinge created on the edge of the leaves during the cooler temperatures of winter.

A low maintenance grass

The mowing and nutrition maintenance needs of Tropical Carpet Grass is generally low once the lawn is established. It has good shade tolerance, and has high water requirements.

Well suited to Tropical Queensland and the NT

Tropical Carpet Grass is most commonly found in the Northern tropical parts of Queensland and in the Northern Terriroty. It is very well adapted to the climate and environment there. The leaves are approximately 6mm wide, wider than the common narrow leaf carpet grass, and have a unique curling along the edges, creating a unique texture of grass. Very well suited to the tropical parts of Queensland.

For more information

Find your local accredited Lawn Solutions Australia turf supplier in Northern Queensland or NT for more information on Tropical Carpet Grass, and to get a quote.

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NT, QLD
Leaf blade
BroadLeaf
Price range
$8-$11/m2*
Shade tolerance
Wear tolerance
Low maintenance
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Weed resistance

Pest resistance
Low fertilisation
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Availability
Australia Wide
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Fine Leaf
Price range
$14-$16/m2*
Shade tolerance
Wear tolerance
Low Maintenance
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Low fertilisation
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Low fertilisation
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Leaf blade
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Price range
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Shade tolerance
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Low Maintenance
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Pest resistance
Low fertilisation
Overall performance
Availability
NSW, NT, QLD, WA
Leaf blade
Medium Leaf
Price range
$10-$15/m2*
Shade tolerance
Wear tolerance
Low Maintenance
Drought tolerance
Heat tolerance
Weed resistance

Pest resistance
Low fertilisation
Overall performance
Availability
Australia Wide
Leaf blade
Fine Leaf
Price range
$8-$11/m2*
Shade tolerance
Wear tolerance
Low Maintenance
Drought tolerance
Heat tolerance
Weed resistance

Pest resistance
Low fertilisation
Overall performance
Availability
NSW, VIC, SA, WA, TAS, ACT
Leaf blade
Medium Leaf
Price range
$7-$10/m2*
Shade tolerance
Wear tolerance
Low Maintenance
Drought tolerance
Heat tolerance
Weed resistance

Pest resistance
Low fertilisation
Overall performance
Availability
Australia Wide
Leaf blade
Broad Leaf
Price range
$11-$14/m2*
Shade tolerance
Wear tolerance
Low Maintenance
Drought tolerance
Heat tolerance
Weed resistance

Pest resistance
Low fertilisation
Overall performance
Availability
VIC
Leaf blade
Medium Leaf
Price range
$8-$11/m2*
Shade tolerance
Wear tolerance
Low Maintenance
Drought tolerance
Heat tolerance
Weed resistance

Pest resistance
Low fertilisation
Overall performance
Availability
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Leaf blade
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Price range
$13-$16/m2*
Shade tolerance
Wear tolerance
Low Maintenance
Drought tolerance
Heat tolerance
Weed resistance

Pest resistance
Low fertilisation
Overall performance