The dense growth of El Toro zoysia makes it a good choice for lawns and golf courses. El Toro is lush and soft, and it grows slowly to form a dense mat that crowds out weeds. This carpet grass is a beautiful, durable specimen that is well suited to growth and sustainability in south Louisiana. It is highly resistant to insects and disease.
Color: Light green, which turns to a light shade of brown after first frost, returning to its vibrant green color each spring
Use: Home, commercial, golf, sports turf.
Soil: Sandy or clay.
Characteristics: Tolerates moderate shade. El Toro is a medium-textured grass that can withstand extreme drought, heat and salt spray.