Wintergreen Couch is a fine-leafed couch variety that will tolerate full sun.
Locally grown Instant Turf
- Fine leaf
- Medium green colour
- Dense blade growth
- Drought tolerant
- Thrives in full sun
Wintergreen Couch is a fine-leafed couch variety that will tolerate full sun. It requires less water than Buffalo and will survive better than most other lawns under the current water restrictions.
A minimum amount of fertilisers and frequent mowing can make this an easy-care and attractive lawn. It has been the popular domestic choice for the past 35 years, especially in Perth and Western Australia.
How do I care for my Wintergreen lawn?
During autumn and spring, watering your wintergreen lawn twice a week is good enough, while in winter, you can do it once a fortnight. If you want your turf to grow healthy, we suggest watering it early in the morning. When it comes to fertilisation, we highly recommend it for wintergreen couch, so it stays looking fresh and healthy.
Note, once your lawn has produced adequate roots you are ready for the first mow; this should take between two and four weeks depending on the season and position of your garden.
What do I need to know about wintergreen couch?
Wintergreen Couch Grass is a fine-leafed variety and can thrive in full sun. It is soft-to-touch making it an ideal choice of turf for your Perth home, especially if you have kids that like playing around your lawn. Colour is medium green with a thick blade, excellent for an all-round lawn.
I have kids and pets, can I use wintergreen couch for my lawn?
Wintergreen is so soft to touch, making it fantastic for pets and kids. This type of turf variety is notable for its softness and capacity to thrive in full sun, but it’s also tough grass – making it an excellent choice for a lawn that’s inclined to getting constant high foot traffic.
How often should I fertilise my couch?
If you want to keep your wintergreen lawn to look great all year round, we recommend fertilising it every three months. The small amount of fertiliser will do the trick, so please do not overdo it. Too much is bad!
I am not good at growing turf; I wonder if couch grass dies in winter?
Because couch grass has soft blades, it suffers typically more than other turf varieties during the winter. Some pieces of your couch lawn will probably die, due to the shifting of the sun, but if you’re maintaining it properly, it can recover eventually. If you require tips and expert advice, you can always reach out to us on this number (08) 9453 6222.
My turf lawn turned brown, can it turn green again?
It’s pretty normal for turf lawn to turn brown due to cycle, but don’t worry it can turn green again, as soon as you start watering it. If you noticed your turf is turning brown, don’t wait too long before watering it, as long periods of dryness will kill grassroots.
My turf is dead, can it grow back?
Yes, it can grow back, but the question is, how long the grass has been dead? If your lawn has been dead for about 3 to 5 weeks, don’t worry that can be regrown. With proper care, watering, and fertilising, you will be surprised that it can recover and look green all over again!
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