Sapphire Soft Leaf Buffalo

$14.95 inc GST

Sapphire Soft Leaf Buffalo is a all round performer with a fine leaf & great winter colour.

  • Very high shade tolerance
  • Medium drought tolerance
  • Requires less mowing, fertiliser and water
  • High wear tolerance
  • Excellent winter-green colour

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Sapphire Soft Leaf Buffalo lawn has all the benefits of the other high-performance Soft Leaf Buffalo grass, such as;

  • Needing less water
  • Deep roots
  • Greener in winter
  • Good sun or shade lawn and hard wearing.

However, Sapphire Buffalo Turf has the added benefit of a finer texture and deep green colour.

Sapphire’s deep-rooted system means it will stay greener for longer in dry summer conditions and requires less watering than most lawns.

Sapphire Turf maintains excellent winter colour and is well suited to be grown in homes Australia-wide, including Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth.

If you want to learn more about Sapphire Soft Leaf Buffalo’s key features, planting times and maintenance requirements, download the Sapphire Buffalo Turf Review brochure below.

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Sapphire Buffalo Certified Grass stands out for its excellent shade and drought tolerance, ensuring a lush, green lawn year-round with minimal maintenance.

Its adaptability across various climates and soil types, coupled with a robust root system, offers high wear, weed, and pest resistance.

The turf’s soft texture and deep green color enhance outdoor aesthetics, while its environmental benefits and product warranty underscore its quality and reliability.

Sapphire soft leaf turf is the ideal choice for those seeking a durable, low-maintenance lawn solution.

Specification Detail
Shade Tolerance Excellent; thrives in up to 70% shade.
Drought Resistance High; deep root system for better drought resistance post-establishment.
Maintenance Level Low; infrequent mowing compared to other varieties.
Texture Soft to touch, especially underfoot
Color Maintains a deep green, with good winter color retention.
Growth Rate Quick recovery from wear and damage, with vigorous growth.
Weed Resistance Dense growth habit helps in reducing weed penetration.
Water Requirements Moderate; requires less frequent watering once established.
Suitable Climates Adaptable across various Australian climates.
Mowing Height 35-45mm in full sun; 50-60mm in shade.
Seasonal Care – Spring Increase mowing frequency; apply slow-release fertilizer.
Seasonal Care – Summer Ensure adequate hydration, particularly in hot, dry spells.
Seasonal Care – Autumn Reduce watering; prepare for winter by aerating the soil.
Seasonal Care – Winter Minimize mowing; protect against frost in colder regions.
Best Soil Types Adaptable to a range of soils; prefers well-draining, fertile soil.
Genetics Engineered for superior shade tolerance, fine texture, and resilience.