A new variety of St. Augustine, Raleigh is a vigorous, medium green, medium textured lawn grass. Raleigh was selected for the control of St. Augustine Decline disease, and is significantly more cold tolerant than the SAD resistant Flortam. Raleigh is presently the highest ranking cold tolerant, SAD free St. Augustine grass available in Texas.
|Winter Color||Moderate Dormancy|
|Shade Tolerance||Very Good|
|Salt Tolerance||Very Good|
|Mowing Height||1″ Medium|
|Recovery from Injury||Fair|
(Source: Texas Turfgrass Research – 1994)