- The most shade tolerant of all our warm season grasses, Raleigh St. Augustine is a great choice for homes in heavily wooded areas.
St. Augustine sod’s attractive blue-green color and dense, lush growth make for a beautiful lawn.
Raleigh St. Augustine grass is a popular choice for lawns due to its many advantages. It is resistant to pests and disease, so it does not require a lot of maintenance or treatments for issues like fungus or damage from insects. Its wide blades also mean that it can grow in deeper shade than other varieties of turfgrass. Additionally, St. Augustine fares well in areas with high humidity and moderate temperatures, making it well-suited to warmer regions like Hampton Roads. Furthermore, St. Augustine requires less fertilizer than some other varieties of grass, making it easier and more cost-effective to maintain over time.