St. Augustine Grass

Plant Details

Family: 

Poaceae

Common Name: 

St. Augustine

Scientific Name: 

Stenotaphrum secundatum

Other details: 

A fast growing grass that has a medium to dark green color and coarse leaf texture. St. Augustine grass generally grows best in fertile, well-drained soils.

Plant Care

Bloom color: 

Green

Sun Exposure:
 No Sun 

Drought Tolerance:

WaterWaterWater

Fertilization recommended for Aruba:

     
Products recommended:

Fertilizers:

Peters
20-20-20

Rite Green
8-6-6

Trinite
16-3-3

Diamond
12-6-8

Bonus Weed and feed
26-2-9

Lawn Plant food
12-6-8

Urea
46-0-0

Milorganite
5-2-0 

Insect & disease: Biological product
(Prod used by Fantastic Gardens)
OMRI
Conventional product
Caterpillar Dipel  Sevin
Chinch Bugs Botanigard 

Orthene

Pestban 

Mole Cricket Naturalyte  Merit Imidacloprid Granules