Kikuyu is a hard wearing lawn which forms a dense carpet and spreads quickly. It normally becomes dormant in areas that experience frost and will reshoot at the first sign of spring.
Forms a thick mat.
Responds well to Nitrogen based fertilisers.
Relatively Cold Tolerant.
Sports and Playing fields.
Parks and office gardens.
Areas it can be sown in South Africa
Season to be sown
Areas that experience frost – Spring / Summer.
Frost free areas – Year Round.
Areas that experience frost – No
Frost free areas – Yes
Will cope with light shade
The Kikuyu seed is coated with a lime / phosphate / antifungal coating which ensures faster and more consistent growth. The seed should be sown at a rate of 7 grams per square meter.
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