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Buffalo Turf Reviews
Above is a list of the varieties of Buffalo turf that have been reviewed on this site. Click on them to see the reviews. We have mainly concentrated on the varieties that are regularly sold. Most Buffalo types scalp far less than Couch and most manage thatch well, with the odd exception. There are a lot of differences between the Buffalo types that are noted in the reviews, allowing you to compare each type. Getting the right advice on which Buffalo to buy will not only save money, but it will help you choose the right lawn.
Why is Buffalo turf so popular? The main reason is shade with 25% of lawns having shade. Buffalo comes form either Africa or the Caribbean and a wide spread form came to Australia on a shipped called the SS Buffalo in the 1840's, hence the name. The original Buffalo turf was very scratchy and it was not until new soft leaf varieties came onto the market that Buffalo really became Australia's favourite lawn grass. The three most popular Buffalo varieties are Palmetto, Sapphire and Sir Walter. To find out about research concerning these Buffalo varieties and Buffalo in general click here.
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